The Guzhang Maojian Tea, as a specialty of Guzhang County in Xiangxi Autonomous Prefecture and one of the 30 famous tea in China, has been designated as a Chinese brand tea. Tracing back to its long history of production, Guzhang Maojian Tea has gained great fame both in domestic and abroad. It is famous not only for its complicated processing procedures but also for its health benefits.
Guzhang Maojian Tea is produced in high mountains. There has never experienced any catastrophic plant disease insect pests greatly because pesticides have never been sprayed on tea trees and less polluted organic fertilizer is often being used. Having Guzhang Maojian Tea is also good for health. Drink it often, it is good for clearing away the heart-fire and improving acuity of vision, degreasing and refreshing yourself, invigorating stomach, digesting, defaecation and prolonging life.
In 2008 October, reviewed and accredited by the State Administration for Quality Supervision and Inspection and Quarantine (SAQSIQ), Guzhang Maojian Tea was listed as China’s National Geographical Indication Product.