promo image

*Receive free domestic ground shipping on any order $59 or more. $59 minimum does not include taxes or shipping, per shipping address. If you select Next Day or 2nd Day Air shipping, the cost of domestic US ground shipping will be credited toward your shipping costs. Offer is not valid in stores and does not apply to Peet's Cards, Monthly Coffee Tours or previous purchases. Cannot be combined with any other offer or discount.

Lion Mountain Keemun by the Pound

1 Review(s)

Item No. 500104

Available: Peet's Store

Flavor Notes

Smooth and concentrated, with subtle hints of smoky pine

(800) 999-2132
M – F 6 am – 6 pm PT

Live Chat

About this tea

Tea Story

At the northern tip of the Huang Shan mountain range, Keemun teas grow amid dense forests and mountain springs. Lion Mountain Keemun is a rigorously graded tea, containing only the smallest Orange Pekoe leaves for a highly uniform leaf – deep green to almost black, with little visible tip. The tea has a complex aroma, with perfume-like orchid and smoky incense notes, while the cup is rich and concentrated with sweet, plum-like flavors. Keemuns are the best keeping of all black teas, mellowing with age but keeping their sweet and aromatic character.

Brewing Tips

Start with a preheated cup or teapot.
Measure 1 spoonful (3g) of tea for each cup of water.
Bring the water to a rolling boil; steep tea for 5 minutes.
Strain leaves while pouring.

1 Item(s)

per page
  • Charles , drinking Peet's since 190 4/18/14
  • Sunshine Coast, BC, WA

Lion Mountain Keemun is consistently one of the best reasonably priced Keemuns I've tasted. This is my every day favourite tea, with a rich red liquor, and a mellow but not at all bland full bodied cup of tea. Just a subtle hint of smokiness.

When I saw that the 1/4 lb. tin of Lion Mountain Keemun was now showing as "Limited Edition" on the site, I knew it was time to stop buying by the tin, and get a pound of it. I would NOT like to be without. This really is a superb tea, and I hope there are no permanent problems with Peet's being able to get it. And, one of the beauties of a good Keemun like this, is that it ages really, really well. So don't be shy, get a pound of it!

1 Item(s)

per page

2016-02-14 12:47:01

Auto Coupon Caught!