Congou meaning

kŏng'gō, -go͝o
A grade of Chinese black tea, obtained from the fifth and largest leaf gathered from a shoot tip of a tea plant.
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A variety of black Chinese tea.
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(dated) A kind of Chinese black tea.
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Origin of congou

  • Amoy (Xiamen) kang hu (te) elaborately prepared (tea) corresponding to Mandarin gōngfu (chá) from gōngfu worksmanship kung fu
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition