Tie Guan Yin #2
Tie Guan Yin is a variety of Chinese oolong tea that originated in the 19th century in Anxi, Fujian province, the tea named after the Chinese Goddess of Mercy GuanYin. What also makes this tea unique is that it’s actually a really wide category of teas, they can be more or less oxidized, more or less roasted, and have a different flavor profile, what’s common to all of them is that they all have leaves shaped in small, tightly rolled balls and don’t contain any branches. Tie Guan Yin is a highly aromatic tea is one of the most popular oolong teas in the world and one of the best representatives of a long and versatile Chinese tea history. The tea is smooth and the aroma of warmed cream, the flavor is smooth with light, orchid notes.
Oolong tea ｜ Fujian ｜ Semi-fermentation ｜ Spring and Summer