China Black Teas

China Black Teas are underrated but they shouldn't be.  Yunnans are rich and creamy with a chocolate note that lingers.  Keemuns are drier and carry a natural undernote of a mild smokiness.  Premium grades are mellow.  The Red Mudan is an aesthetic wonder.

    • Yunnan, China Black - Deep, rich taste, quite tippy, a good quality Yunnan Black Tea - a hearty morning cup - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Yunnan, China Black

      Deep, rich taste, quite tippy, a good quality Yunnan - a hearty morning cup. This is a whole leaf, grade TGFOP. Use 1 generous tsp. leaf per 8 oz. cup.Pour boiling water over leaves.Steep 4-5 mins. Milk may be added.

      $ 4.37
    • Panda Blend - The best of China black teas, rich with a slight dry finish. Sure to please. A combination of Keemun and Yunnan china tea, with beautiful gold tips. Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Panda Blend

      The best of China black teas, rich with a slight dry finish. Sure to please. A combination of Keemun and Yunnan, with beautiful gold tips. Good by itself or with milk. Robust and rich with a slight undertone of the well-known Keemun smokiness. A house favorite. Use 1 generous tsp....

      $ 3.90
    • Ancient Forest Yunnan, Org./FT - Silver Tips Tea's Organic Loose Leaf Tea
    • Ancient Forest Yunnan, Org./FT

      Here's a good Yunnan with some gold tips. Could easily become your daily cup. A little more earthy than an Assam, takes well to milk, a robust cup. Certified Organic & Fair Trade & priced right. Use 1 generous tsp. leaf per 8 oz. cup. Pour boiling water over leaves....

      $ 5.78
    • Dian Black, Organic/ Fair Trade - Silver Tips Tea's Organic Loose Leaf Tea
    • Dian Black, Organic/ Fair Trade

      From Yunnan region in China and from some of the oldest tea trees in the world. Very tippy, very rich with a lot of depth and character. A taste of chocolate lingers on your palate. We strongly recommend this tea. Certified Organic & Fair Trade. Use 1 heaped tsp. leaf...

      $ 7.70
    • Yunnan Royal Gold - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Yunnan Royal Gold

      Hand-twisted, the most gorgeous Yunnan we have seen! Exquisite in appearance and taste. Impress your friends with this tea! A lingering chocolate aftertaste, wonderful! A limited edition tea. Use 1 Tbsp. leaf per 8 oz. cup.Pour boiling water over leaves.Steep 4-5 mins. Milk may be added.

      $ 11.00
    • Zhen Qu Yunnan - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Zhen Qu Yunnan

      One of the most beautiful and amazing teas in appearance, a carpet of gold dust is a good description for this tea. In taste, it is smooth, very robust and rich with great complexity and body. Good as is or with milk. This is one of our special finds. Take...

      $ 8.00
    • Keemun Superior - black tea with a hint of natural smokiness - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Keemun Superior

      The name comes from Qimen county in southern Anhui province. A robust tea with staying power. Perfect for the afternoon or evening. A hint of natural smokiness. Use 1 tsp. leaf per 8 oz. cup.Pour boiling water over leaves.Steep 4-5 mins. Milk may be added.

      $ 2.84
    • Grand Keemun - Distinctive "Keemun aroma" which has been compared to that or the orchid or rose - a full-bodied black tea with a mellow finish - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Grand Keemun

      Very attractive leaves. Distinctive "Keemun aroma" which has been compared to that or the orchid or rose - a full-bodied black tea with a mellow finish. Characteristic slight dry undertone associated with the Keemun category. Use 1 tsp. leaf per 8 oz. cup.Pour boiling water over leaves.Steep 4-5 mins. Milk...

      $ 6.30
    • Keemun Mao Feng - Curly, wiry leaves with an outstanding aroma and a rich and superb taste, makes this one of the best Keemuns anywhere - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Keemun Mao Feng

      Keemun Hair Point - a top grade of Keemun. Curly, wiry leaves with an outstanding aroma and a rich and superb taste, makes this one of the best Keemuns anywhere. Use 1 tsp. leaf per 8 oz. cup.Pour boiling water over leaves.Steep 4-5 mins. Milk may be added.

      $ 12.08
    • Keemun Hao Ya - a reddish-gold cup with a rich flavor and a distinct note of pine and mint - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Keemun Hao Ya

      A complex tea from the peak of the harvest season. A prized grade, Hao Ya (tippy bud) steeps perfectly to a reddish-gold cup with a rich flavor and a distinct note of pine and mint. Leaves are narrow with a tight twist and require discipline and skill to manufacture. Excellent!...

      $ 12.60
    • Black Peony Rosette with Canister - A beautifully mellow cup of high grade China tea - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Black Peony Rosette

      Red Mudan - black tea tied into a flat rosette. A beautifully mellow cup of high grade China black. Watch it bloom. Elegantly packed in a canister, 1 oz. each. Use 1 Rosette per 8 oz. cup. Steep 3-4 mins. until the flower has unfurled fully. Multiple infusions encouraged. Ideally...

      $ 10.00
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