Golden Lily Oolong
This "Winter 2017" crop is fragrant and creamy with just a hint of "milk" Golden Lily is sometimes noted for - not to be missed ;) Golden lily has been a favorite of ours for many years now. At a great price, you're getting a hand-picked Jinxuan varietal grown in Ruifeng, Alishan one of the best areas in Taiwan.
Varietal: Jinxuan 金萱
Location: Alishan 阿里山
Elevation: Up to 1400M
Harvest: Late October 2017 - "Winter Harvest"
Brewing: One teaspoon to 8oz. 195 deg. water for 3-4 minutes
Family-farm grown, we're delighted to support these guys. No "milk" additives, just good tea!
Larger sizes will be packed in 2 oz. sizes unless specifically requested otherwise. In other words, an 8 oz. order will come in 4 individually vacuum packed bags.
Q: Where is the origin of the tea?
A: Our teas are grown by individual farmers in Taiwan.
Q: What is Oolong tea?
A: Oolong tea is a wide range of teas oxidized between +/- 15% to 90%. They can vary greatly in taste, appearance and profile - some are greener, some are darker.
Q: Can you mix Oolong tea with other teas?
A: Yes, you can but the best way to taste the true, deep and smooth flavor of the tea is to drink it without mixing.