Jiu Qu Hong Mei Black
Jiu Qu Hong Mei Black

Jiu Qu Hong Mei Black

Regular price $12.50


About This Tea

Named after its unique red brew, this tea is characterized by long, brittle, twisted leaves that resemble fish hooks. Jiu Qu Hong Mei is famous for its rarity and has been prized since around 1850. It finally gained noticed worldwide in 1995, when this tea was mentioned in Wang Zufeng's popular novel, "A Magnificent Tree of the South.".


Origin:  Zhejiang, China
Brew Color: Mahogany
Benefits: May increase alertness and decrease blood pressure
Flavor Profile: Mellow and light with a simple sweetness and slight, dry finish
Caffeine Content:
Size: 4 oz.
Item Number: 110145

How to Brew

- Start with filtered water for the best brew.
- Use 1 teaspoon of tea for every 8 oz. of hot water. You can adjust amount to your preferences.
- The ideal water temperature is between 190-212°F.
- Brew for 3 to 5 minutes.
- Enjoy!