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Top 10 tea brands of Hangzhou

Updated: 2016-09-02 07:00

Top 10 tea brands of Hangzhou

Xue Shui Yun Lv tea. [Photo/Sina Weibo]

Qiandao Yu Ye

Qiandao Yu Ye (千岛玉叶) from Chun'an county in Hangzhou, was once named Qiandao Lake Longjing tea. It got its official name Yu Ye in 1983, literally meaning "jade leaves", after being assessed academically by the local university.

Xue Shui Yun Lv

Grown in Tonglu district in Hangzhou, Xue Shui Yun Lv (雪水云绿) is a sort of wild tea shaped like a lotus seed core.

Top 10 tea brands of Hangzhou

Qiandao Yu Ye tea. [Photo/Sina Weibo]

Tian Mu Qing Ding

Tian Mu Qing Ding (天目青顶), green tea, is produced in Tianmu Mountain in Lin'an in Hangzhou. Tea grown in Tianmu Mountain rose to fame in the Tang Dynasty.

Qiandao Yin Zhen

Belonging to the category of green teas, Qiandao Yin Zhen (千岛银珍) is the pride of Jiande, China's first organic tea production base.

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