2004 Jianshen Tuo


This 100 gram tuo [nest shaped] tea from Lancang Tea Factory was first produced in the mid 1980’s under the trademark jianshen [健身] which translates literally as “fitness”. The brand was created as a way to promote Lancang county teas and it was promoted as a healthy tea, hence the name.  Ideal for the budget minded drinker, as this tea has a decade of age and is economically priced. Still very strong in flavor and character, with burly wood and tobacco notes scotch drinkers will enjoy.

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