Tea Review: Misty Mountain Oolong

Tea Name:

Misty Mountain Oolong

Type:

Shan Lin Xi (Winter 2014) GaoShan Cha

Region/Elevation:

Taiwan, high elevation

Company:

Beautiful Taiwan Tea

Brewing Style:

1 tsp/8 oz of water, 3 minutes, ~190°F

Aroma:

Leafy oolong and wet forest scent, very faint floral.

Appearance:

Pale amber-green.

Taste:

Light body, no tannin. Clean leafy taste with buttery notes and a hint of kombu. Refreshing.

Aftertaste:

Short-lasting, leaving almost no lingering taste. Buttery notes linger longest.

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