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Yunnan Imperial

Yunnan Imperial

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Introducing our Yunnan Imperial, a specially selected addition to our esteemed collection of black teas. Hailing from China's Yunnan province, this tea holds a storied history as one of the oldest teas in the world, with Yunnan being one of the first areas known to cultivate the tea tree and craft tea from its leaves.

This rich heritage has elevated Yunnan to one of the most sought-after and diverse regions for black tea enthusiasts.

Our Yunnan Imperial features exceptionally high-quality leaves, meticulously chosen for their distinctive characteristics. With a delightful interplay of flavours, this tea offers a distinct pepper-spice profile, complemented by complex maltiness and the subtlest hints of floral aromatics, culminating in a floral, almost rosy finish.

This unique and flavourful black tea is perfect for enjoyment at any time of day. Whether you're starting your morning or unwinding in the evening, our Yunnan Imperial promises to captivate your senses and elevate your tea-drinking experience with its rich history and exceptional taste.



To Enjoy

Place one teaspoon per cup into an infuser, filter or teapot. Add freshly boiled water and infuse for 4 minutes. Serve immediately or remove leaves to prevent spoiling. May be enjoyed with milk or lemon to taste.


Black Tea.

Allergens Note: All products are packed in an environment that contains nuts and other allergens.

Our Sizes Explained


Standard Caddy

Our bespoke white and lilac caddy is the perfect way to keep your infusion fresh.
Contains enough for approximately 40 cups of happiness.

Refill Pouch

Refill Cartons

The refill carton, available in Standard and Large, is a perfect, environmentally friendly way to replenish your Tea Palace Caddies.

Contains enough for approximately 40 cups (Standard) or 60 cups (Large) of one of our infusions.

Sample Caddy

Sample Caddy

Our small sample size caddy weighs 45g and is the perfect way to try a new infusion or multiple different blends.
It contains enough for approximately 10 cups of goodness. 

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About Yunnan Imperial

Yunnan Imperial Tea is a high-quality black tea that originates from the Yunnan province in southwestern China. Yunnan is renowned for producing a variety of teas, and its black teas are particularly celebrated for their unique flavour profile. Our Yunnan is called in Imperial is used to signify a superior or premium grade of tea within our range.

Yunnan province, situated in the southwestern part of China, is known for its rich tea-growing heritage. The region's unique climate, altitude, and soil contribute to the distinct characteristics of Yunnan black teas.

Yunnan Imperial is a black tea, also known as Dian Hong. The tea leaves are fully oxidized during processing, resulting in a dark colour and robust flavour.

Yunnan black teas often feature golden tips or buds, which are a key characteristic contributing to the tea's appearance and flavour. The presence of golden tips is often associated with a higher quality and a smoother taste.

Yunnan black teas are known for their complex and nuanced flavour profiles. They often exhibit a malty sweetness, with notes of honey, chocolate, and sometimes a subtle peppery or spicy undertone. The flavour can be both robust and smooth, making it appealing to a wide range of tea enthusiasts.

The tea has a captivating aroma, which can be sweet, malty, and sometimes possessing a floral or fruity note. The fragrance is an integral part of the overall tea-drinking experience.

The brewed liquor of Yunnan Imperial Tea is typically a reddish-brown or amber colour, depending on factors such as the specific tea leaves, processing methods, and brewing parameters.

Yunnan black teas, including Imperial grades, can be enjoyed on their own or with the addition of milk and sweeteners. They are versatile and suitable for different brewing methods.