Location: Meishan, Alishan, Chiayi County, Taiwan Altitude: 1400 m Harvest: Spring 2019, 5 may Profile: This Original Oolong tea from the Alishan Mountain area is definitely one of the most famous and popular Oolong teas. It’s nicely balanced between fresh, vegetal notes and sweet, floral flavors, and ends with a clean, fragrant aftertaste.
Served at its best:
Water: 85° - 90° Traditional way: 1 g of tea leaves per 30 ml - 2,5 min Western way: 4,5 g per 300 ml - 4 min First rinse your tea - Up to 5 infusions with the same leaves
The Original Oolong tea we selected for you is coming from the misty Village of Meishan, in the famous Alishan Mountain area. Our young farmer Ray is running this award winning farm, together with his father and wife. These lovely people stick to their philosophy of traditional tea producing, while innovative projects challenge them day by day.