Misty Mountain Oolong
A top-three best seller! This batch was harvested in Nov, 2017
This is a farm-direct Shanlinxi High Mountain Oolong at a very attractive price.
Grown at 1,500-1,600M in one of the best areas anywhere in Taiwan, Misty Mountain is a proper Taiwanese "High Mountain Oolong". Over the years, Misty Mountain has become a flagship tea for BTTC often noted for its quality, drink-ability and price.
We are proud to have exclusive access to Farmer Zeng's Gaoshancha. He expertly grows this amazing tea on his small family farm nearly a mile above sea level where it's bathed daily in alternate mist and sunshine. This is hand picked, small-batch tea that will give you pleasure for months.
Harvest: Winter 2017
Brewing: One teaspoon to 8oz. 195 deg. water for 3-4 minutes.
Vacuum packed at the source. This tea is good for at least 2 years when kept out of heat/light.
Note: If you order a larger amount, it will be packed in convenient 2 oz. vacuum-sealed bags 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.