A collection that holds nothing back on flavor, with some of Taiwan’s most complex, luxuriant teas.
Sophisticated Sips offers a look into Taiwan’s darkly oxidized selections, often overlooked in the broader tea market. These teas exhibit rich, developed flavors with surprising depth and sweetness, somewhat reminiscent of New World red wines, and serve as ideal teas for thoughtful sipping or when paired with heavy dishes like meats and rich pastries.
Teas: Crimson Oak, Iron Goddess, Red Jade, Honeysuckle Black
Cultivated in Yuchi Township
wang a-su - Tea Maker
"In the past, every farmer -- no matter what you were planting -- was just a farmer. with black tea, there's a big space. There's a stage." -- A-suAsk anyone in Yuchi Township to recommend a local guide and they’re likely to point to A-su, a quirky, effervescent artist turned teamaker. After twenty years of teaching arts and culture with her husband, A-su began experimenting with tea in 2009. Several teamaking awards later, A-su’s success has only increased her charm and vibrant passion for life.