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What is Lapsang Souchong tea?
Lapsang Souchong is a distinctive Fujian black tea, smoked over pine wood.
What kind of tea is it?
Lapsang Souchong is bold, smoky. The aroma is strong and might be overwhelming – love it or hate it.
- Lapsang Souchong is used as a base for Russian Caravan tea blends. Give it a try if you want just a hint of smoky flavor. You can also make your own Russian Caravan by adding some Lapsang Souchong to your favorite breakfast blend.
- Despite its powerful character, Lapsang Souchong is lower in caffeine than most black teas. Feel free to pair it with your Chinese or Thai meal for a late night dinner without wreaking havoc on your sleep.