Golden Monkey, Extra Fancy Black Tea
Originating from Fujian province, China, the showy golden tips of this black tea are said to resemble monkey paws.
- Flavor profile: Savory roasted apples, palm sugar, walnut, cocoa. Sweet aroma with a warming finish. Rich texture with a smooth mouthfeel.
- Caffeine content: High
What's black tea?
Black tea is the most oxidized of all the teas. In oxidation tea leaves are exposed to the air to dry and darken. The more oxidized a tea is, the stronger it is. From strongest to lightest are black, oolong, green, and white teas.
Health benefits of black tea include:
- Possible anti-cancer effects
- Heart health
- Improved metabolism
- Gut health
Please note all black teas contain caffeine and should be consumed in moderation.