Harvested on April 26, 2020, this early harvest batch of Ali Shan High Mountain “Green Style” Oolong tea is an exceptional Spring tea. Unusually cool growing temperatures and perfect weather along with expert processing produced a beautifully aromatic finished tea with vivid floral aromatics, low astringency, and a bold & enduring bittersweet aftertaste.
Harvest Date: 4/26/20
Region: Ali Shan Mountain Indigenous Township, Taiwan
Cultivar: Qing Xin Oolong
Altitude: 1500 Meters
Dry Leaves: Tightly ball-rolled, deep green, relatively large leaf clusters
Wet Leaves: beautiful floral aroma; leaf clusters largely intact; very light, even oxidation
Infusion: crystal clear light gold; medium body; low astringency; mouth watering; floral aromatics balanced nicely against notes of sweet baby green vegetables, dried flowers & very light caramel; brews very well with full boiling water for Gong Fu style, suggest ±195°F for longer (1 min +) infusions
This includes 50g or 150g of Premium Tea based on purchase size
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