Grand Qimen

Black Tea
Origin: Qimen County, Anhui Province, China

Full-bodied, sweet flavor similar to roses.

Buy in bulk or in 4 oz Classic Sized Tins.

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About Grand Qimen:

Also known as Keemun, Grand Qimen black tea is a pure, unblended black tea from China. Sometimes considered to be the premier representative of black teas from China, it has been widely used in English Breakfast blends. Made from small leaves and tips, Qimen has a full-bodied, sweet flavor. The tea pairs well with milk or non-dairy substitutes.

Ingredients: 100% Organic Black Tea Leaves.

Flavor Profile:

Full-bodied, sweet flavor similar to roses.

Brewing Instructions:

Every tea is different and can be brewed in different ways. The chart below is not a hard-and-fast guide for brewing this tea, but rather a place to get started. Steeping time may vary based on your personal taste or on how many infusions have already been done. Experiment with the brewing of your tea to discover its unique character.

Water Temp °F (°C)Steep Time (minutes)Number of InfusionsQuantity of Leaf (tsp / 8oz water)
200°F (93°C)3-53-41

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