The House of Hope and Mercy in the Jungle
Lapsang Souchong // Zheng Shan Xiao Zhong
Smoked Black Tea
From Guangdong Province, China.
100g Caddy, 400g Caddy
Zero Waste Refill (in store collection only at present)
Medium sized twisted dark leaves, rich brown burnt colour to the cup, fairly heavy campfire smokiness, flavours of peat, wood and tobacco notes and spice to taste. The leaves are smoked over Pine tree roots to achieve the classic heavier Tarry flavour.
Traditionally Lapsang Souchong has its origins in the Wuyi region of Fujian Province, this tea is grown and processed in neighbouring Guangdong Province.
Brew Guide Per Cup:
Tea 1 teaspoon (3g)
Water 100ºc // 300ml
Brew time 2-3 minutes
Reinfuse leaves to personal taste
*Recommended without milk