Superb Oolong Loose Leaf Tea from Taiwan.. Lightly oxidized oolong. Excellent aroma and a great taste. Outstanding Finest Jade Green Oolong Dragon.
This is a very fragrant, lightly oxidized, green oolong from the mountains of northern Taiwan.
In fact it is the most lightly oxidized of all oolong teas – just 8-10%.
The liquor possesses a gentle floral fragrance that remain on the palate long
after your last sip. This creates a beautiful balance of green tea freshness
and heavenly floral notes found in darker oolongs. Can be brewed 3 to 4 times.
Oolongs with about 20%oxidation are called green Oolongs. These milder Oolongs are just slightly oxidised, and the oxidation process is ended by pan firing or air drying the leaves.
Health Benefits of Oolong Tea
Oolong tea health benefits are actually quite numerous even when compared to its tea powerhouse counterpart, green tea. Those who enjoy the slightly oxidized oolong tea will find it remarkably loaded with health benefits in its many forms.
Oolong tea – like many other types of tea – contains antioxidants which help trap the free radicals hanging out in the human body to prevent them from causing problems down the road. Antioxidants are very important in a healthy diet to prevent the formation of new diseases or the accelerated degeneration of the body.
Oolong has also been found to promote heart health by mopping up unnecessary fat compounds like triglycerides in the blood. Also, according to one of the studies, drinking oolong tea for just one month can actually reduce cholesterol levels.
If you are concerned about the health of your skin and its overall appearance, drinking oolong tea is also a great way to help prevent or treat certain dermatological issues. Dermatitis, eczema, and other skin disorders have been found to be affected and reduced by consuming regular amounts of oolong tea.
Blood pressure can also be lowered by drinking oolong tea. One of the studies required that participants drink it every day for one year, showing that oolong helped reduce the chances of high blood pressure by significant margins.
Drinking oolong tea can also help promote healthy teeth by eliminating certain bacteria that form in the mouth and lead to tooth decay. It regular drinkers show fewer signs of such decay than those who do not drink tea.
The study from scientists at the Suntory Research Center in Osaka, Japan, shows that drinking Wu-Long (Oolong tea) 15 minutes before eating carbohydrates helps “blunt” the rise in insulin you normally get after eating carbohydrates, which is reduces the fattening effects of carbs.
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