Feng Huang Dan Cong: one of the rarest teas in China

17 January 2014
Feng Huang Dan Cong: one of the rarest teas in China

Feng Huang Dan Cong, or Phoenix Tea, is one of the rarest China teas. Just a handful of farmers, including the Huang family, seen here, whom I was delighted to photograph, process these large leaves whose lingering bouquet evokes flowers, fruits, wood and spices by turn. If you love fine teas you should taste this at least once in your life.

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