Oriental Beauty 东方美人茶


Colour: brown with white
Shape: small curly shape
Size: 8-12mm diameter.
Smell: floral and fruity fragrant
Taste: very delicate and gentle, such as feeling as a oriental beautiful young lady stand 1 meter away from you with dressing in a beautiful cheongsam.
Teaware: Clay teapot , Porcelain Gaiwan

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Knowledge of The Tea

Origin Taiwan
Making Process withering in sun and in room, repeat oxidising with shaking many times, pan-dry fried, twist in cloth bag, release the leaves from cloth bag, pan-dry fried many times until dry
Health Benefits on helping with digestion and reducing cholesterol, it does better than other teas
Remarks need to use a bit lower temperature water to brew

Oolong tea is called Blue(green) tea.
Oolong tea is a Semi-oxidised tea. It has the most complex making process from the 6 basic types of Chinese Tea.

It grows in 4 main areas of China:
1) Northern Fujian(Wuyi Mt.): It is also known as Rock Tea or Wuyi Rock Tea
2) Southern Fujian(Quanzhou): It is well known for Iron Goddess etc.
3) GuangDong(Chaozhou): It is also known as DanCong from Phoenix Mt.
4) Taiwan(Whole island): It is well known for its high mountain tea

Tea trees have been successfully planted in Tai Wan from the Qing Dynasty in 1810. Since then the tea industry has become one of the main industries in Taiwan. Oolong tea from Taiwan is more famous than its red tea.

Oriental Beauty is a oolong tea from XinBei City (new taipei) which is north of Taiwan and also known as white (hair) oolong. The tea is just same as its name, very gentle, sweet and delicate.

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