Qimen Black Tea is called Qihong for short. The raw materials of Qimen Black Tea are made from the local middle-leaf and middle-aged tea plant Castanopsis carlesii (also known as Qimen), which is a famous black tea product in Chinese history. Anhui Tea Farmer was founded in Guangxu Period, but the earliest recorded history can be traced back to Lu Yu’s Tea Sutra in Tang Dynasty. It is produced in Qimen, Dongzhi, Guichi (today’s Chizhou), Shitai, Yixian and Fuliang of Jiangxi Province. “Qihongte is the most popular and has a high reputation. Qimen Black Tea is the best of black tea and enjoys a high reputation. It is the favorite drink of the Queen and the Royal Family of Britain. It has a high fragrance and a long-standing reputation. It is known as “Qunfang Best” and “Black Tea Queen”.
- Dry tea strip curl, dark color, golden appearance
- The tea soup is red and bright with unique orchid and fruit aroma.
- Leaf bottom soft red bright, uniform strip, durable blister
We only pick the first buds of Qimen black tea before rain. At this time, the tea is elegant and refreshing, and its quality is fresh and tender. Tea farmers are busy collecting tea and selecting the first batch of new tea before the rain. It has no pollution to the environment, grows naturally and has a good taste.