Lapsang Souchong Smoked Tea: easy guide, top 7 best teas

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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.

Tea tips

  • 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.

Top 7 Best Lapsang Souchong Teas

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