Photos from Hunan

Longevity Needles brewed in a glass

Samples being prepared for cupping

Guangdong Hong Ya (Red Tips) ready for cupping

Sieving Longevity Needles

After sieving, the pile is reduced by half

Number 10 sieve used to regrade Longevity Needles

Hunan Tea Import/Export Corp.'s future 200 million RMB office and factory complex. It will have the capacity to process up to 10 metric tonnes of finished tea per day.