Rou Gui (2 oz)

 
The birthplace of Wuyi teas, in northern Fujian Province, is now a national park. These rich, highly oxidized oolongs have been made since the 1500s and undergo a labor-intensive process of rolling and slowly drying, requiring careful monitoring throughout. This varietal, whose name means cinnamon, has uniformly twisted thick leaves, which are a rich brown color with a light gray sheen. After rinsing, a deep fragrance of dried fruit- prunes and apricots- is released; pine and spice flavors last through many infusions. The empty cup retains delicious aromas of cherry and honey.

$46.75
Country: China
Region: Fujian Province
Tasting Notes: rich, pine, cinnamon
Year of Production: Spring 2013

Stock Status:In Stock
Product Code: OCR42
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Description
 

This superb Wuyi oolong has complex fragrances of fig and apricot, yielding a rich, piney flavor over several steeps.


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