SUPREME GRADE OOLONG TEAS
High Mountain Jin Xuan Nai Xiang "Milk Fragrance" Taiwan Oolong - 50 grams
This sensual tea is characterized by its high floral fragrance, silky texture, full body infusion and thick leaves of rich tea oils. Masterfully hand processed and finished to excellence . Jin-Xuan is a special variety known for producing an oolong with a sweet caramel fragrance and characteristic creaminess. Our premium Jin Xuan is from Alishan and its milky fragrance is 100% natural and unaldulterated.
LiShan Winter 2021-22 Oolong - 50 gms
LiShan, or "Pear Mountain", is located in northern Nantou, Taiwan and is known for its prized teas. The misty high elevation is also perfect for growing crisp, delicious apples and pears! This is a Winter 2020 tea from the 2000 meter mountainside tea gardens. Fragrant, high notes of flowers permeate the nose, along with sugarcane and citrus in the cup. A special treat!
Alishan Alpine Garden Oolong - 50 grams
Alishan is one of the more famous and largest mountain range in Taiwan. This light fermented, beautiful gao shan, or high mountain tea, is handpicked, rolled one bud and two leaf. The soup is rich yet light, aromatic, sweet and buttery with floral and vegetal notes. Very enjoyable!
Meishan High Mountain Oolong - 50 grams
This lovely tea gem is a lightly fermented, high mountain, hand-picked, rolled oolong from Mei Shan, Chiayi County, Taiwan. Its bright, crisp, full-bodied broth is sweet and silky in texture with citrus, herbaceous, floral and light vegetal notes.
Imperial Black Pearl Red Oolong - 50 gms
Imperial Black Pearl is a fine "red oolong" expertly crafted in Taiwan. The aroma of cinnamon and rose rises on the rinse, with complex notes of caramel, honey, cognac and sweet plum on the palate. The tea soup is a lovely amber with medium body.
Experiment with brewing temperatures - hotter temps (200-2005 F) bring out its spicy character. Start with 3-4 grams of tea with a brief rinse, then for first and second steeps, brew for 1 minute, adding 30 seconds thereafter.
Lan Gui Ren Taiwan Ginseng Oolong with Licorice Root - 50 grams
Premium oolong is rolled in powdered American ginseng and licorice root. Sweet and clean in taste with floral hints of orchid and balanced with the subtle bitterness of ginseng. A perfect choice to boost the immune system, lower stress, and increase vitality. Delicious in taste and soul-satisfying. Use smaller amounts first- a little goes a long way. Sometimes known as "Blue People" Oolong.
Mi Lan Xiang "Honey Orchid Fragrance" Phoenix Oolong 2 oz
Our supreme grade, medium roasted Honey Orchid fragrance Feng Huang (Phoenix) Dancong Oolong from Guangdong Provoince, China is expertly crafted from single-strain tea cultivar trees with characteristic straight trunks. This specific strain is considered for its Honey Orchid "xiang" or aroma, that brews a light yellow soup with woodsy, floral and honey notes that linger in the mouth. Phoenix Dancong teas are known for their specific fragrances, for their health promoting properties and were favored as tribute teas during the Song Dynasty.
Brew gongfu style in short 30 second gongfu infusions with 200 degree water.
Late Spring 2020