Wu Yi Shan Rock Tea "Classic Rou Gui" Oolong tea * Spring 2016
Brand: Yunnan Sourcing Tea Shop
Rou Gui means Cinnamon in Chinese (肉桂茶). It's varietal of Wu Yi Mountain rock tea that has been around since the Qing Dynasty. First flush of spring tea is picked, wilted, fried, wilted again then lightly roasted to bring out it's subtle bouquet of aroma and tastes.
Our Rou Gui is a medium roast level and can be brewed 7 to 10 times easily using the gong fu method of brewing. The brewed tea produces a golden tea soup with hints of fruit and chocolate. A lovely tea that can accompany you on almost any tea session.
May 2016 harvest and processing.