HAVE TEA FROM TAOYUAN CHINA
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GOOD TEAS, MADE IN TAOYUAN, CHINA
yuan big leaf tea/da ye tea
Tao yuan big leaf tea/da ye tea
In 1969, agronomist Lu
Wanjun found an unusual wild large leaf tea tree in the mountains of
lujiachong, taipingpu Township, Taoyuan County.
After thousands of years, this tree has gathered the aura of heaven
and earth. Its leaves are "like Longjing tea, with higher aroma than
Biluochun tea and more Maofeng Tea in taste". It is a good variety
he has never seen before.
After years of hard work, Lu Wanjun and others finally broke through
the technical difficulties, making this rare old tea tree a big leaf
tea in Taoyuan.
The history of
Taoyuan tea can be traced back to more than 2000 years ago.
to records: "Wuling seven counties produce tea, the best", Taoyuan
is one of them. Taoyuan has been known as the "hometown of tea"
since ancient times. In the Ming and Qing Dynasties, Taoyuan black
tea went abroad. At the end of the Qing Dynasty and the beginning of
the Republic of China, the export of black tea reached 30000 cases.
Taoyuan has unique conditions for growing tea. This
is a recognized 30 degrees north latitude
high-quality tea production area. Within the
territory, continuous mountains, dense streams, mild
climate, soil pine fertile, very suitable for tea.
unique geographical and climatic conditions create
the characteristic quality of Taoyuan Daye tea. The
big leaves of Taoyuan have the characteristics of
rich contents, high yield, high quality and strong
resistance. Its leaves are big and thick, strong in
taste and resistant to soaking. Its water extract is
as high as 49%, the content of tea polyphenols is as
high as 34%, and the content of amino acids is as
high as 4.69%. It is a rare raw material for black
and dark tea. Because of its strong growth and high
yield, Taoyuan big leaf tea is deeply loved by tea
merchants and tea farmers. Its planting area covers
15 counties and cities in three provinces in the
south of the Yangtze River, ranking in the forefront
of Hunan improved varieties. Green tea, black tea,
dark tea, white tea and yellow teas made from
taoyuan daye tea. Even the famous Anhua dark tea is
inseparable from his behind the scenes hero.
How do Taoyuan people
transform Taoyuan big leaf tea into productivity?
County has always attached great importance to the development of
tea industry, especially the big leaf tea industry. Since the 1970s,
the research and development of big leaf tea has been actively
carried out; In the 1990s, the standardization construction was
strengthened. In 2005, the local standard of Taoyuan Daye tea was
issued and implemented. In recent years, through supporting
enterprises, subsidizing tea farmers, personnel training, quality
control, strengthening organic and other measures, Taoyuan tea
industry has been promoted to "bigger, better and stronger".
present, there are 150 large and small tea
enterprises in the county, forming a complete
industrial chain of variety selection, seedling
propagation, planting, processing, finishing, sales,
tourism, tea derivatives, etc.
Especially in the standard, green and organic
aspects, Taoyuan has early planning, practical
measures and good results. Through the promotion of
standardized planting of improved varieties, green
prevention and control, and clean processing in the
whole county, the tea garden in the whole county has
been pollution-free, with 40000 mu of tea as the
production base of green food raw materials. Taoyuan
County is listed as the national export green tea
advantage area county, the national three green
project tea industry demonstration county, the
national green food (tea) raw material
standardization production base county and the
national key (top 100) tea production county.
Taoyuan tea develops
"Five varieties of Taoyuan tea, including Daye tea, Taoyuan wild tea
king, Taoyuan black tea, Wuyun Maojian tea and Taoyuan fir needle
tea, have been rated as famous and high-quality tea." Taoyuan wild
tea king "has won the protection of national geographical indication
products," Taoyuan black tea "has won the registration protection of
agricultural geographical indication by the Ministry of
agriculture," gudongchun "has won the title of China's famous
trademark," bainichaan "has won the title of Hunan Province's famous
More than that, Taoyuan tea in the market performance is
extraordinary: the county tea garden area of 100000 mu, annual
production and processing of tea 30000 tons, the comprehensive
output value of nearly 1 billion yuan.
Taoyuan tea takes "Taoyuan black tea" as its main theme, strengthens
brand promotion, integrates tea with culture and tourism, and
strives to promote Taoyuan tea industry to a new level.
Tao yuan big leaf tea base