The infusion of this Ti Quan Yin Oolong will give you a pale green yellow liquor, tending slightly amber. Ti Quan Yin Oolong Loose Leaf tea is the entry level oolong (wulong) tea has medium body, distinctive light cup that has hints of orchid-like flavor, pleasant aftertaste, and reasonably priced.
Oolong teas are among the most difficult to make well and require as much art as science. To make a great oolong tea requires not only the best and youngest whole tea leaves available, but also an artist to turn those leaves into delicious oolong tea.
Our Ti Quan Yin Iron Goddess of Mercy Oolong tea is originated in China – Fujian Province with the
GROWING ALTITUDES of 1500 – 4900 feet above sea level
There are several grades of Ti Kuan Yin (a.k.a Iron Goddess of Mercy). This particular type is the premium grade – below the superior grade but has many of the characteristics of top Ti Kuan Yin Oolongs. It has been written that Ti Kuan Yin is at first bitter, then sweet and finishes with a fragrance, which lingers on your palate. We find this particular grade is sweet with a fragrant finish and has no bitter notes.
A study published in 2003 in the Journal of Medical Investigation by entitled “Oolong Tea Increases Energy Metabolism in Japanese Females” which studied the effects of Wu-Long tea drinking on women showed a high correlation of weight loss with Wu-long tea consumption. In a new study published in the academic journal Archives of Dermatology, researchers from Japan’s Shiga University of Medical Science found that drinking Wu-Long daily
dramatically clears up skin within just one month.
In one 2004 study by Dr. Kenichi Yanagimoto and colleagues from the University of California, Davis, people who drank Wu-Long daily experienced a remarkable 50 percent reduction in free radicals within just 15 days!
A new study from Japan’s Osaka University shows the regular consumption of Wu-Long strengthens teeth and helps prevent tooth decay by significantly inhibiting plaque deposition.
And maybe the most notable testament to the power of Oolong tea comes from the Chinese pharmaceutical book Bencao Shiyi (The Compendium of Materia Medica), which says the tea “will make one live long and stay in
Oolong tea is recommended to be infused multiple times ( up to 3-5 times).
This Ti Quan Yin Oolong Tea is Kosher, vegetarian, vegan