Hakka


   The Hakka (Guest families) people settled down in South China, and their population is about 80 million.

 The richest Hakka family's house in Shinju, Taiwan

Buddhist temple

 
 

tea house sign

 

Hakka tea is a "do-it-yourself" kind of tea. Tea leaves, peanuts, pine nuts and sesame seeds are ground in a bowl (with a cinnamon stick).

It takes about an hour of labor to prepare this tea, but this is an energy drink.