Flavoring green tea with lotus scent is a manual process and no chemicals are allowed.
VOV.VN - For many people, tea is not just a drink. Tea drinking has become an elegant hobby enjoyed by many Vietnamese people and Hanoians in particular.
Ancient town Hue is renowned for a most elegant specialty, the art of making lotus tea.
Connoisseurs insist that the best lotus tea needs flowers from the West Lake area.
A project designed to introduce and promote tra sen Tay Ho (West Lake lotus tea) has been approved by the People’s Committee of Tay Ho district in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - Global sales from tea exports continued a downward trajectory for the fifth consecutive year in 2016, dropping an average of 9.5% annually from US$7.2 billion to US$6.5 billion, according to recently released statistics from the world fact book.
Tay Ho lotus tea is listed among 1,793 intangible cultural heritages in Hanoi according to the city’s cultural authority.