Red Delicious 2019 Jinggu Dianhong

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Black Tea
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Black Tea
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This Dianhong/Yunnan black tea/red tea/whatever you want to call it is good enough to take a bite out of.

While we generally avoid assigning specific flavours or notes to tea, this one has dominant peachy-sweetness that isn’t overpowered by the roast. The flavour is rich with a nice maltiness, making for a great budget black tea.

Picking period: Pre-April 17, 2019

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Gongfu!

This sweet and syrupy tea has such a lovely and slightly funky – in a good way – taste of peaches and almost over ripe red fruits; things like currant, pomegranate, cherry. Those are balanced by pleasantly musky notes of leather and malt with just a tease of something vaguely oak-y. Really saturated and packed in flavours; a very beautiful Dian Hong to close out the week with!

Tea Photos: https://www.instagram.com/p/CnFjW7TOgRU/

Song Pairing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PgdOn8DHjzk

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I get where the name came from, but my first reaction was thinking about the INFERIOR apple (stone fruits are the best fruits and I won’t hear any different) and almost didn’t get this. but I’m a sucker. a sucker for dianhongs and I am VERY glad that this ended up in my cart bc this is SO GOOD. it was cherry/peachy and malty and I love it. I forgot that I was steeping and so the first round it was slightly medicinal, but still enjoyable.

tea-sipper

Wait.. the description calls this peachy but the name is “red delicious”? Hmm

annie

dianhongs are sometimes also called red tea (or I guess Yunnan red tea so it’s not confused with rooibos? I dunno?) but YES. it is peachy (I also got cherry notes) and delicious :)

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