Four Gentlemen - Gift Boxes
A traditional metaphoric symbol of the virtues of nobility, elegance, reserve, and strength; the "Four Gentlemen", representing Plum Blossom, Orchid, Bamboo, and Chrysanthemum are a common theme in Chinese poetry, calligraphy and paintings.
These special boxes, inspired by the virtues of the four gentlemen, are meant to represent different production provinces and four different tea categories: red, green, white, and wulong. Each box also contains a precious glass cup, perfect for admiring the slightest differences in color among the four tea samples.
The taste boxes are available in four different variants:
- Chrysanthemum (Yellow): contains 2021 Ancient Trees Yueguangbai, 2018 Wild Forest Yueguangbai, Baimudan, Rose Shoumei; and a Chrysanthemum glass cup
- Bamboo (Green): contains Anjibaicha, Lu'An Guapian, Yunnan Green Tea, Jasmine green; and a Bamboo glass cup
- Plum (Red): contains Lincang Dianhong, Hongfoshou, Yixing red tea, Jasmine red tea; and a Plum Blossom glass cup
- Orchid (Blue): contains High roasted Tieguanyin, Rougui banyan, Dancong Orchid, Zhangping Shuixian; and an Open Orchid glass cup.
Each sample includes 5 gr. of tea, perfect to fill a single gaiwan, o for a 500 ml western-style brew.
The years of commitment to our land, taking care of the trees and trying to achieve to best quality through the leaf-processing, continuously learning season after season, allowed us to build valuable relationships with other tea-producers all over China that we are glad to support and share with you.
Our constantly updated offer includes all tea categories: white, green, yellow, dark (fermented heicha), and wulong.
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For all European countries and America we ship through our distributor located in Italy, while for Asia, Oceania and African countries we use our logistic center located in China.
For European countries there is no custom-clearance procedure; for all the other shipments we accompany the package with all the necessary papers to ensure the fastest process possible.
Within the European Union the shipping time is between 1-5 days, while for Extra-UE shipment the delivery time varies between 5 and 12 days. Orders are shipped on Wednesday and Friday: for special requests, please add a note to your order, we will endeavor to fulfill them.
In Europe and US we ship through TNT Express courier or UPS; For shipments in Italy, you can select a TNT point where to collect your package, while for shipments in the US you can choose a UPS point. In Asia we use EMS.
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