Our Shui Hsien Oolong Tea which can translate to "water nymph" is from Northern Fujian Province and is one of the best Oolongs from that region.
This Oolong has the properties of a Green Tea with the character of a Black Tea with dark curly leaves. It has a honey hint and a full body slightly floral flavor that may linger. This FIRST GRADE Shui Hsien Oolong tea is hand-processed, oxidized and fired more than other Oolongs. This tea can also be grown in Taiwan.
It has been dried and compressed into squares. Great on the go or if you are traveling.
Each square weighs about 7 grams (1/4 oz), and will make a 35 to 42 oz Pot. The Squares can be broken into smaller chunks for a cup, mug or smaller pot.
Use 1 Square per 35 to 42 oz Pot.
Use smaller pieces for smaller pots, mugs or cups.
Use Very Hot (180 - 195 F) Water.
For a whole square, Steep for 7 to 10 minutes.
For pieces of a square, Steep for 5 to 7 minutes.
Caffeine: 35 mg per 8oz cup.