Oolong #03 - 25g - free delivery DE and EU
Harvest: May 2018
Altitude: 350 masl
Cultivar: Jin Xuan
Oolong #03 has dominant notes of fresh cutted grass which pared with more gentle milky creamy aromas and some alpine florals on the background. Meanwhile it has great viscosity, it is rich, it is oily. It has coating lubricating texture we love the most about this particular tea.
Often simmilar product can be found labeled as Milky Green Oolong or Jin Xuan Oolong which is usually a Oolong made of Jin Xuan cultivar (or Taiwan cultivar #12) released by the Taiwanese Tea Research and Extension (TRES) in the 1980's and is renowned for its milky taste and fragrant smell. While this particular tea is original, pure and unscented, there are many artificially scented versions labeled as Milky Oolong can be found too. In such tea while artificial milky notes are very present body and texture are poor with no complexity.
5g for 100 ml 98C soft natural water (No RO water please)
Brewing times: Short rinse - 30s - 30s - 45s - 60s - 90s - 120s - 180s - 300s
This tea you can also sample with us in store at Fischmarkt 11 Hamburg. We charge 4 euros per gaiwan and go as many rounds as you dare.
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