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OOLONG TEA: Golden Turtle, China

$11.00
OOLONG TEA: Golden Turtle, China

OOLONG TEA: Golden Turtle, China

$11.00
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Golden Turtle, 'Huang Jin Gui'
Oolong tea, China

Creamy, floral, vegetal ~ smooth & velvety
This revitalising, premium-grade oolong comes from the famous tea producing region of Anxi in Fujian province, south eastern China. It is known in China as Huang Jin Gui, which translates to Golden Turtle.

At the end of processing, the leaves are tightly rolled into pellets; an action that releases the aromatic oils inside the leaf, naturally enhancing its flavour. These vibrant, jade-green pellets are a lot of fun to steep. The tiny balls unfurl into full leaves larger than would imagine, releasing a luxurious, creamy aroma. Golden Turtle is smooth and velvety with notes of cream, flowers and a hint of artichoke. 

Preparation:
 Steep for 3 minutes at 85°. Three infusions. 

 

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