If you find we are out of stock of Lapsang Souchong, we recommend to check out these smokey alternatives:
> San Lorenzo Fog, our Russian Caravan House Blend.
> Tong Mu Lapsang, Single Origin Black Tea.
We will restock as soon as possible.
Lapsang Souchong / / Zheng Shan Xiao Zhong
Smoked Black Tea
From Guangdong Province, China.
100g Packet or 100g Tea Caddy
Available in either our classic foil lined resealable 100g Packet keeping the lovely leaves super fresh!
Or held within a simplistic Tea Caddy, ideal for longer storage of your leaves and great for refills! You can bring your caddy back in store as we offer all our teas loose (if available) with a 10% zero waste discount.
Medium sized twisted dark leaves, rich brown burnt colour to the cup, fairly heavy campfire smokiness, flavours of peat, wood and tabacco notes and spice to taste. The leaves are smoked over Pine tree roots to achieve the classic heavier Tarry flavour.
Traditionally Lapsang Souchong has its origins in the Wuyi region of Fujian Province, this tea is grown and processed in neighbouring Guangdong Province.
Brew Guide Per Cup:
Tea 1 teaspoon (3g)
Water 100*c // 300ml
Brew time 2- 3 minutes
Reinfuse leaves to personal taste
*Suitable drinking with milk