Tie Guan Yin, also known as Iron Goddess, invented during Qing Dynasty, is the most well known and top variety type of Oolong Tea from the Anxi, Fujian province. It has a distinctive shapes to the leaves which are quite different from other varieties of Oolong, they are rolled into tight balls. Although the teas go through quite a complicated process, the fermentation is light. The production process has around 12 steps that it must go through, the tossing of the tea leaves is one of the most important steps, which creates the unique taste and fragrance.
Phoenix Tie Guan Yin is the Ã¢â‚¬Ëœlight aromaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ sytle which was lightly oxidized, lightly roasted with a very flowery and fresh delicate aroma character and golden yellow tea liquid. They were carefully harvested and picked in autumn from Anxi, Fujian province, China. Packaged in a beautifully designed tin with a traditional Chinese pattern.
Origin: Anxi, Fujian Province, China
Leaf Type: Oolong Tea
Taste: Aromatic with a Floral Sweetness (Light Aroma Style)
Harvesting Time: Autumn 2013
Net Weight: 100g