Cultivar: Jin Xuan
Harvest Season: Februrary 10, 2017
A 2017 Garden Direct Series exclusive! This impressive collection features seasonal micro-lots of single-origin teas we source and import directly from artisan tea farmers. Available for a limited time, these handcrafted teas were selected through real time micro-lot tea cuppings during our 2017 origin travels. Organic Flowery Jin Xuan is a premium oolong tea produced in the Doi Mae Salong mountainous region in northern Thailand. Explore our Doi Mae Salong Travelogue to learn more about our 2017 trip to Thailand.
Delicately sweet and flowery aromas of Lanhua orchids with a pleasing, somewhat creamy mouthfeel
1 tbsp (4g) per 8 oz of water
3 minutes (1st infusion), 4 minutes (2nd infusion), 5 minutes (3rd infusion)
Guywan Brewing Guidelines:
Water Temperature: 195°F
Leaf to Water Ratio: Fill 20% of a porcelain guywan with tea
Steep Times: 1st infusion 1 minute, 2nd infusion 15 seconds, 3rd infusion 30 seconds, subsequent infusions 1 minute
Guywan Brewing from Rishi Tea on Vimeo.
Organic oolong tea