Suan Guan tea

The Suan Gang aged Tea is the compressed tea only can be found in Taiwan. Around the time of Chinese New year, the Taiwan Hakka put tea leaves inside of suan-gang fruits, then in the process of steam, press, bake and sun-dried many times until the fruits turn to dark to be the tea and can be preserved for ten more years. More years the tea preserved, the better is the taste. It is said that the tea is good to relieve a cough, reduce phlegm and allay a fever. Nowadays, some producers add mint, liquorice and perilla inside of the fruits to make the tea become a charming healthy product.