Green Tieguanyin

Oolong Tea
Origin: Anxi, Fujian

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About Green Tieguanyin:

Tieguanyin is probably the most complex oolong to make, requiring 10-13 different rolling actions and proper baking temperatures. This Green Tieguanyin is lighter than many other Tieguanyins on the market. Tieguanyin oolongs can range from green to dark (like our Strong Fire Oolong) depending on how they are roasted.

Ingredients: Oolong Tea Leaves.

Flavor Profile:

Light green-yellow brew with a sweet vegetal flavor.

Brewing Instructions:

Every tea is different and can be brewed in different ways. The chart below is not a hard-and-fast guide for brewing this tea, but rather a place to get started. Steeping time may vary based on your personal taste or on how many infusions have already been done. Experiment with the brewing of your tea to discover its unique character.

Water Temp °F (°C)Steep Time (minutes)Number of InfusionsQuantity of Leaf (tsp / 8oz water)
180-190°F (82-88°C)3-43-41

Videos and Links:

Oolong Tea Crafting
Oolong Tunnel Roasting
Anxi, Fujian