Yunnan Purple Buds Yunnan Purple Buds

Yunnan Purple BudsOrganic Garden Direct Black Tea

$15.00
makes 30 cups
100g

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USDA Organic

Description

Cultivar: Zi Juan "Purple Beauty"
Elevation: 1,850m
Harvest Date: April 2017

Our Yunnan Purple Buds is a black tea made from a rare purple leaf tea cultivar called, Zi Juan or "Purple Beauty." Zi Juan produces beautiful reddish purple leaves that are high in anthocyanins, a family of red-to-blue pigments and antioxidants found in fruits like blueberries, blackcurrant, Concord grapes, and bilberries.


Origin

Yunnan, China

Tasting Notes

Rare cultivar black tea offering a stimulating energy with aromas of white grape skin and wild rose and lingering hints of violet.

Ingredients

Organic black tea

Preparation

Leaf Amount
4 grams | 1 tbsp
Water Amount
8 ounces
Water Temperature
200°F
Steep Time
3-4 minutes

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Great!
Sep 13, 2018
Love the flavor and the freshness of the tea!
Kelly
Dumfries, VA
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Best Black Tea Ever
Aug 25, 2018
I have had teas from many many other companies over the years (I will be 70 next year), but just started...
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david
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI
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Rare and sublime
Jul 23, 2018
This tea is of my dreams. Rich and balanced flavor, a beautifully crafted tea. Thank you.
Leslie Davis
Whitefish Bay, WI
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Yunan Purple Buds, A nice treat.
Jul 23, 2018
I am relative newcomer to tea snobbery but have been drinking black tea my who adult life, but generally...
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Mike
St. Louis, MO
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Excellent with Milk
Jul 5, 2018
I have always liked Yunnan tea. The purple buds is great with milk (I like it as late). By itself I find...
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Dorota
Schaumburg, IL
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Yunnan Purple Buds
Jan 6, 2017
Absolutely Top Notch! Beautiful black tea, smooth, aromatic, light yet with depth.
Juliette Caulkins
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, WI
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Collectable
Jul 11, 2016
Caramel brown liquor with whispers of cremini mushroom, truffle, and forest floor makes this silky smooth...
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David A. Mihaila
Diamond Head, HI
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Yunnan Purple Buds
Jan 6, 2017
Absolutely Top Notch! Beautiful black tea, smooth, aromatic, light yet with depth.
Juliette Caulkins
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, WI
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Collectable
Jul 11, 2016
Caramel brown liquor with whispers of cremini mushroom, truffle, and forest floor makes this silky smooth...
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David A. Mihaila
Diamond Head, HI
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Excellent with Milk
Jul 5, 2018
I have always liked Yunnan tea. The purple buds is great with milk (I like it as late). By itself I find...
read more
Dorota
Schaumburg, IL
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Yunan Purple Buds, A nice treat.
Jul 23, 2018
I am relative newcomer to tea snobbery but have been drinking black tea my who adult life, but generally...
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Mike
St. Louis, MO
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Best Black Tea Ever
Aug 25, 2018
I have had teas from many many other companies over the years (I will be 70 next year), but just started...
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david
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI
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Rare and sublime
Jul 23, 2018
This tea is of my dreams. Rich and balanced flavor, a beautifully crafted tea. Thank you.
Leslie Davis
Whitefish Bay, WI
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Great!
Sep 13, 2018
Love the flavor and the freshness of the tea!
Kelly
Dumfries, VA
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Great!
Sep 13, 2018
Love the flavor and the freshness of the tea!
Kelly
Dumfries, VA
Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon
Yunnan Purple Buds
Jan 6, 2017
Absolutely Top Notch! Beautiful black tea, smooth, aromatic, light yet with depth.
Juliette Caulkins
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, WI
Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon
Collectable
Jul 11, 2016
Caramel brown liquor with whispers of cremini mushroom, truffle, and forest floor makes this silky smooth...
read more
David A. Mihaila
Diamond Head, HI
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Excellent with Milk
Jul 5, 2018
I have always liked Yunnan tea. The purple buds is great with milk (I like it as late). By itself I find...
read more
Dorota
Schaumburg, IL
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Yunan Purple Buds, A nice treat.
Jul 23, 2018
I am relative newcomer to tea snobbery but have been drinking black tea my who adult life, but generally...
read more
Mike
St. Louis, MO
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Best Black Tea Ever
Aug 25, 2018
I have had teas from many many other companies over the years (I will be 70 next year), but just started...
read more
david
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI
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Rare and sublime
Jul 23, 2018
This tea is of my dreams. Rich and balanced flavor, a beautifully crafted tea. Thank you.
Leslie Davis
Whitefish Bay, WI
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