Wu Yi Shan - Rock Tea

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Produced by Tea Master Li Zhen in Fujian, China, this Wu Yi Rock Oolong was produced from the Rou Gui cultivar.

Rou Gui means cinnamon in Chinese and it is a varietal of Wu Yi Mountain Rock Tea that has been in existence since the Qing Dynasty. First Flush tea is plucked, wilted, fried, wilted once again and then lightly roasted to bring out this tea's subtle aromatic qualities. If preparing this tea Gongfu style it can be steeped many times.
Brewing Notes
Using 205°F water, steep 1/2 gram of leaf per ounce of water for 3 minutes.
Elevation
600 masl
Origin
Fujian, China
Picking Date
Spring 2017
Tasting Notes
Citrus, Baking Spice, Red Fruit

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