Blue Spring Oolong

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Brewing instructions

Infuse for 2 to 3 minutes with a water temperature between 80 and 90 degrees

 
Brewing instructions

Description

Blue Spring Oolong is a very fine and rare Ti Kuan Yin Special grade tea from the Chinese tea growing province of Fujian. Blue Mallow flowers were added to this tea to represent the freshwater spring that was created by Guan Yin The Iron Goddess of Mercy to rescue villagers from drought. This semi fermented tea is still traditionally hand crafted in small batches.

Grade- Ti Kuan Yin Special

Ingredients- Chinese Oolong and Mallow Petals

Brewing Guide- We would recommend using just a teaspoon (5g) of the leaf per cup. Use freshly boiled water that has been let to cool for a couple of minutes to a temperature of roughly 80-90 degrees. Leave the tea to brew for no more than 2 minutes as it can over brew quickly and become bitter.

How to Serve- Best Served Black

Tasting Notes- A deep sweet aroma, the taste is exceptional with notes of orchid and minerals.

Colour in Cup- a yellow green liquor

Pack sizes available- 50g, 125g, 250g, 500g, 1 Kilo. ( We pack everything fresh to order, nothing is off the shelf ! ). We pack all our teas in a unique material which combines card and foil, regarded as the best for retaining freshness and quality.

Storage- In an airtight container away from other strong scents and heat. We would recommend using this tea within a year of purchasing.

Health Benefits- Oolongs are very good teas for relaxing you and keeping your stress level down. They also contains properties that can aid slimming by stimulating the metabolism. It also has a very high level of antioxidants and the caffeine is very low.

Advice on tea you might like- Oolong Formosa or Oolong Shalimar 

 

Additional Info

  • Time of Day

    Breakfast, Afternoon

  • Country

    China

  • Health Points

    Anti Oxidants, Weight Loss

  • Type

    Oolong Tea

  • Options

    Loose Tea

  • Caffeine Level

    Low

Ingredients

  • Mallow flowers

    Mallow flowers

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    Very lovely, light tasting tea.

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    Excellent

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    a nice green oolong for those who like oolong tea

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    This was just to try something new. There was nothing bad with it, rather it wasn't my taste preference. I thought it would be more fruity and lively but it was quite bitter and bland.

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    Excellent

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    love it

Feefo reviews : Average 83% (6 reviews)