What is the most expensive tea in the world?

Articles Sep 09, 2019 08:23

The country of China has had a culture of enjoying tea for thousands of years. In particular, some rare, preserved teas are sold at a higher price than gold.

Tea is like wine - some cost a few bucks, some cost thousands. Below are the most expensive teas in China that has gained international reputation.

The most expensive teas in the world

Da-Hong Pao Tea

What is the most expensive tea in the world?

China's Da-Hong Pao Tea is priced at 10.4 million Yuan/kg and is considered one of the most expensive teas in the world. The reason it is so expensive is that it is extracted from an ancient tree lying crouched in the middle of the rocky Wuyi Mountain. It's extremely difficult to harvest.

Due to the high price of this tea, the government attaches great importance to it. The ancient trees Da-Hong Pao on Wuyi Mountain are always under strict protection.

What is the most expensive tea in the world?

The city government invested 100 million yuans to protect the trees. Currently, people have stopped harvesting this tea. The last harvest in 2005 only yielded 20g of it. This small amount of tea was later donated to the Chinese National Museum.

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Taiping Houkui Tea

What is the most expensive tea in the world?

Taiping Houkui Tea is produced in Huangshan, Anhui, where the soil is highly moisturized, and the weather is cloudy all year round. There for the tea buds are long, straight, stout and soft. They also have a pleasant smell. This tea costs 2 million yuan/kg.

Longjing Tea

What is the most expensive tea in the world?

Longjing Tea is the common name for a special tea in the southern mountains of Hangzhou in Zhejiang Province. This type of tea is priced from 10 thousand yuan/kg. Longjing tea is one of the most famous Chinese teas, so most of them are picked according to first-class standards.

Huangshan Maofeng Tea

What is the most expensive tea in the world?

Huangshan Maofeng Tea, produced in Huangshan, Anhui province, is a famous tea in Chinese history, because its color, flavor, taste, shape are all uniquely magnificent. In 1955, it was voted as one of the "10 great teas of China". This type of tea in China costs up to 1.7 million yuan/kg.

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Xinyang Maojian

What is the most expensive tea in the world?

More than 1,000 years ago, the Tang Dynasty of China had records of this Xinyang tea. This type of tea is priced at 1.49 million yuan/kg.

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