Sun Moon Lake is located at altitude of 700m in Taiwan, surrounded by mountains and lakes with remarkable environment for growing black teas. The unique climates and soils, make the quality of Sun Moon Lake black tea stand out from other tea varieties in the world.
Our black tea is planted in a small scale tea farm in Sun Moon Lake using non-pesticide, non-chemical fertilizer cultivation. Because of the natural farming planting patterns, unlike large tea company, we can only sustain smaller yields of tea each harvest. But we believe it’s the quality that counts, not the quantity!
“Dragons” are omnipresent in Chinese area. Chinese consider ancestors and the Dragon god as the master of the offspring’s fortune. Under the altar in the ancestral shrine the Dragon god must be set up, which enjoys the same veneration as ancestors all year round, known as Dragon god grand uncle or Dragon god grand uncle of the residence.
“THRONE TEA” has been awarded in “Sun Moon Lake Black Tea Contest in Taiwan” for 3 consecutive years (2014~2016), it’s perfect both as a present and for one's own enjoyment. Explore the most distinguished black teas in Taiwan. With non-pesticide, non-chemical fertilizer cultivation, Throne Tea offers tea varieties such as Ruby 18 (Hongyu), No. 21 Black Tea, Native Mountain (Yuchi Wild Shan Cha), Assam, and Herbal tea, available in loose leaf, bags and pyramid. It’s perfect both as a present and for one's own enjoyment.
Mr. Kang loves to drink black tea, he used to be the general manager of the CD-ROM packaging company in Taipei. After a car accident, he took a longtime off to recuperate and made a long stay in Nantou, the most famous black tea producing area in Taiwan. Once he tasted Ruby 18 black tea around Sun Moon Lake, the fragrance of the tea took his breath away. From then on, he visited Sun Moon Lake frequently and started to do research on how to make black tea with local tea farmers.
To follow his passion and stay true to himself, Mr. Kang decided to move to Nantou to focus on organic black tea planting. Aiming at the conservation of ecology and natural habit without polluting soil, air and water and yet maintaining sustainable tea production. Kong established his brand Throne Tea, he wishes the tea lovers would be able to feel his efforts and Well-intentioned.
Today Mr. Kang finally overcame the low point of his life, he devoted himself to the society , provides job for the disabilities and also throws himself into charity work and public service. He believes to help others is the way to help ourselves.
Throne Tea is produced and marketed in Nantou all by Mr. Kang. His products have grown more and more popular especially among westerners. For those tea lovers, “healthiness” is the primary motivation. Mr. Kang’s main product is the local black tea in Sun Moon Lake. He cultivates healthy teas with natural farming planting patterns, with no pesticides and no chemical fertilizers. Although the whole process is full of hardship and challenges, he believes that only when the land returns to its original health, it will nurture the tea that is full of naturalness.
為南投縣魚池鄉自產自銷的在地小農， 「心栽」紅茶系列主要產品為日月潭在地紅茶。 我們以 有機自然農法，用心栽培好茶， 採用最親近自然的無農藥及化學肥料栽作， 尊重自然，以草生管理， 以最少的干預讓作物與環境共生成長， 雖然充滿了艱辛與挑戰，但只有讓土地回到最初的健康， 才會孕育出充滿原味與自然的茶香。
雖然無輝煌的歷史背景， 但憑藉著一份回歸純自然的意念， 回到初心， 拾起那份來自內心深處的感動與熱情， 堅持自己的理想。 這份幸福，充滿原味與健康， 辛勤，卻快樂知足！ 分享給每一位為夢想努力奮鬥的朋友。
› Sun Moon Lake hand-picked organic black tea strips
Main Products :
› Ruby Black
› Native Mountain
› Scented Tea
› Natural farming planting patterns
› Traditional tea making processes
› Pass testing by SGS showing no pesticide residue
› Organic verification unit:
National Chung Hsing University Agricultural Product Verification Center