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Hunan, China

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Updated: Mar. 8, 2012 

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About Hunan, China | Tea-Producing Regions of Hunan, China | Styles of Tea Produced in Hunan, China | Best (Top-Rated) Hunan Teas

About Hunan, China

Hunan (湖南), meaning south of the lake, is a landlocked province in China, towards the southeast. Hunan is named for its location south of Dongting lake, a lake just south of the border of Hunan and Hubei provinces. Hunan has a humid subtropical climate, and borders other tea-producing provinces, including Guangxi to the southwest and Jiangxi to the east, and Hubei to the north.

Junshan Yinzhen, a type of yellow tea, originates in Hunan province, on Junshan (君山) island in the middle of Dongting lake.

Tea-Producing Regions of Hunan, China

Styles of Tea Produced in Hunan, China

This is a selection, not an exhaustive listing, of the styles of tea most commonly produced in Hunan, China.

Best Hunan Teas

The notion of the "best" Hunan teas is subjective, because different people have different tastes. We present the most often-rated and highest-rated teas produced in Hunan, China, and allow you to draw your own conclusions.

Most Often-Rated Teas

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Jasmine Green (Formerly Monkey King)

Brand:Numi Organic Tea
Style:Jasmine Tea
2 Ratings
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Hunan Gold

Brand:Adagio Teas
Style:Yellow Tea
1 Rating
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Dark Rose Hearts

Brand:Octavia Tea
Style:Flavored Tea
1 Rating
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Jasmine Pearls

Brand:The Tao of Tea
Style:Jasmine Pearls
1 Rating
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Jun Shan Yin Zhen

Brand:Camellia Sinensis Tea House
Style:Junshan Yinzhen
1 Rating

Top-Rated Hunan Teas

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