Maojian tea in Guzhang County is a famous tea with a long history. It is made through eight processes: withering, fixation/kill-green, rolling, firing with hot pan, spreading for cooling, shaping, drying and sorting. Maojian tea was once exhibited in the international fair in leipzig, Germany and awarded as “the Famous Tea in Hunan Province” five times in a row since 1980. In the national famous tea competition held by the Ministry of Commerce of China in Changsha in 1982, the Guzhang Maojian tea earned the title of National Famous Tea and also won the High Quality Product Certificate of Honor issued by the Ministry of Foreign Trade of China the same year.
Chinese source: hunan.gov.cn