Oolong Cha - Black Dragon tea
Oolong fits comfortably between green and Black tea .it’s famed for its digestive and slimming properties.
Ingredients: Very coarse brown black leaf with silvery tips.
Light brown infusion, floral and fruity.
A masterful composition of the finest Taiwan Oolong teas produced in the highlands.
According to a legend,a tea farmer working on the harvest was frightened by a black dragon whereupon he fled ,leaving the picked teas right on the spot .Days later ,he dared to return to the plantation where he found the tea had oxidised and developed a new aroma and flavour.
It’s a fragrant type of tea which has minimal caffeine but still has an extreme relaxing effect .Its a combination of green and black tea and has lots of health benefits.It is a fermented tea that is semi green. As soon as the leaf of the tea starts changing the colour the fermentation process stops and it’s partially oxidised.
It supports brain health, heart health, prevents bone loss and inflammation, promotes weight loss, reduces risk of developing eczema, aids in stress management, reduces risk of cancer, promotes dental health.
Suitable for all water types recommended with alkaline water for best health benefits.
Specially recommended by our tea tasters
One to two heaped tsp 6-9g in a tea pot of 350ml 100C for 3-5 mins.