Flowery Jin XuanGarden Direct Organic Oolong Tea

$25.00–$70.00
makes 30 cups
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Description

Elevation: 950m
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.


Tasting Notes

Delicately sweet and flowery aromas of Lanhua orchids with a pleasing, somewhat creamy mouthfeel

Everyday Brewing

Water to Leaf Ratio
1 tbsp (4g) per 8 oz of water
Water Temperature
195°F
Steep Time
3 minutes (1st infusion), 4 minutes (2nd infusion), 5 minutes (3rd infusion)

Traditional Brewing

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.

Ingredients

Organic oolong tea

Origin

Doi Mae Salong

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High Quality
Jun 11, 2017
This is a great jin xuan example. It doesn't taste like a high elevation jin xuan, but the flavor is very meritorious... read more
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High Quality
Jun 11, 2017
This is a great jin xuan example. It doesn't taste like a high elevation jin xuan, but the flavor is very meritorious... read more
Ryan
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High Quality
Jun 11, 2017
This is a great jin xuan example. It doesn't taste like a high elevation jin xuan, but the flavor is very meritorious... read more
Ryan
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