Have you overlooked the superb and seductively delicious Chinese black teas? Although spectacular, only a small percentage of China’s overall tea production is black tea.
Many of China’s fine teas are still made by hand, preserving the skills needed to manufacture such extraordinary teas.
Chinese black tea, known as red tea in China, can be confusing due to the variety of names given. Part of the problem in recognizing Chinese teas is their complicated terminology and classification.
So how can you know which Chinese black tea to buy?