Old Gold
Old Gold
Old Gold
Old Gold

Old Gold — Huang Jin Chatuo

Regular price$34.00
Free shipping for all tea orders over $20.

Please Note: We will be in China and Japan to meet with farmers and merchants from March 29 - May 16. Orders made now will not be processed until the week of May 16!

Old Gold (Huang Jin Chatuo) is a beautiful Yellow Tea (Huang Cha) from Junshan Island, Hunan Province with a sweet, floral taste and a light bodied, smooth mouthfeel.

Like all of our teas, we only source the "Grand Cru" version of Old Gold (Huang Jin Chatuo) through our exclusive relationships with the most sought after tea farmers in China.

About Old Gold

This tea comes in small gold tops and looks as special as it is. This Yellow tea is light and fresh, and comes as a single serving mini-disk with the tea buds and leaves pressed together.

Tea Profile

  • Category: Yellow Tea (Huang Cha)
  • Location: Junshan Island, Hunan Province
  • Pick: Spring first pick 2018
  • Aroma: Light, Fresh
  • Taste: Sweet, Floral
  • Mouthfeel: Light Bodied, Smooth
  • Aftertaste: Spring Freshness
  • Sensory Experience: Neutral
  • Roast: None
  • Oxidation: Light

Best Brewed in Glass or Ceramic

Water Temperature 175°F
Amount of tea 1 small round of compressed tea
Brew Covered or Uncovered Uncovered
Rinse 5 second rinse at 200 degrees
Brew Times

Ceramic or Glass

  • 1st Brew: 3 minutes
  • 2nd Brew: 2 minutes
  • 3rd Brew: 2 minutes

In Store Pickup is free at our Oakland location.

Overnight and Domestic shipping available.

For international shipping, please contact John directly at: j28.brown@gmail.com

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