Bug Bitten Honey Aroma Certified Organic Oolong Tea - Spring 2017Taiwan Sourcing
Our "Honey Aroma" oolong tea gets its name from the fact that the leaves are bitten by grasshopper-like tiny bugs that stimulate the defense mechanism of the tea plant. Resulting in a characteristic honey aroma and flavor in the final product..
Our fresh Taiwanese oolong is a sweet treat. Steep this tea many times to appreciate the smooth development from soft and inviting to sweet and rich.
Harvest: Spring 2017 / 春 貳零壹柒
Varietal: Four Seasons Spring / 四季春
Elevation: 450 M
Region: Ming Jian / 名間
Oxidation Level: 25%
Roast Level: 3
Aging Potential: Medium
Brewed with short steeps at first and then longer resulted in a characteristic honey aroma and flavor in the final product. Steep this tea many times to appreciate the smooth development from soft and inviting to sweet and rich.
This has an almost jasmine-like aroma and was very sharp-sweet taste. It evolved consistently and enjoyably.
As an old dog who already had numerous kind of bug bitten tea already, this is where is begins. This is a very entry tea to the world of "nectar scent", but it is enough for people who has not yet familiar with it. With its enjoyable body and organic quality, an old dog will recommend it to everyone who wants to have an affordable but lovely treat.