Multi-hued leaves- Bai Hao means white tip refers to the small tender buds picked. Originates in Xinzhu County, Taiwan processed to 50-60% oxidation resulting in a very smooth and sweet flavor of ripe peaches and honey. Aka Oriental Beauty, named by Queen Elizabeth 2. This is a local imported tea from Tacoma Trading Co.
A succulent tea especially palatable for those that do not enjoy the sharpness typical of green teas. Oolong tea is unique because of its partial fermentation which produces a diverse arrangement of both off-green and black leaves. This tea is tasty, full bodied, with a mildly smooth aftertaste. Highly recommended to those that enjoy the health benefits of green tea but have a hard time with its lingering, semi bitter taste. These are sure to appeal to the senses of both the black tea lover and the green tea lover.
AROMA and TASTE: Lightly perfumed with a hint of tropical fruit mixed with freshly cut grass. Well- rounded green flavor with little tannins (are astringent).
BREWED COLOR and TIME: Light yellow. 3-4 minutes
CAFFEINE CONTENT- Yes