Taiwanese Water Fairy:
Taiwanese Water Fairy (or Shui Xian) is a roasted oolong from Ming Jian, Nantou County. Water Fairy is traditionally produced in China’s Wuyi Mountain area. This Taiwanese-grown version shares many flavor characteristics with Wuyi Oolong, including its smoky, fired flavor and notes of chocolate and fig. Taiwanese Water Fairy is made from the Sijichun (Four Seasons) cultivar, which lends a smoothness to the brew.
Available in a 50 gram pack.
Very roasted flavor with some caramel apple sweetness and hints of pistachio nut. Cocoa aroma.
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 Infusions
|Quantity of Leaf (tsp / 8oz water)