Yantai green tea
Updated : 2019-08-01
|Yantai green tea plantation. [Photo/Xianjingyantai.com]|
Warm temperate continental monsoon climate makes Yantai an ideal place in Shandong to plant quality green tea.
According to a test performed by the Ministry of Agriculture, Yantai green tea enjoys equal quality with those from southern China in regards to amino acid, tea polyphenol, caffeine and chlorophyll levels, which are key quality indicators for green tea.
Yantai green tea features its bright green color, thick leaves and dense aroma. It has been recognized as a National Geographical Indication.