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Oolong China Loose Leaf Tea by Rare Tea Co.

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Product code: 25-oolong-rtc
£6.99

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This Chinese oolong is known as the Iron Goddess of Mercy (Tie Guan Yin). Crafted to an exact point at which the leaves reveal their hidden subtleties. It has rich floral aromas leading to a perfectly balanced mineral finish. The first infusion has a succulent sweetness with later infusions leading to green floral notes. Each time you infuse the leaves different subtleties are revealed.


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50g of exquisite Oolong Loose Tea Leaves

Fairly traded and directly sourced by Rare Tea Co.

Each pot can be infused at least three times - simply add fresh water

The second pot is even more delicious than the first

• The most highly prized Oolong from Fuijan
• Known as The Iron Goddess of Mercy or Tai Guan Yin
• Hand-crafted to yield astonishing flavours
• Soft floral notes with a delicate mineral finish
• Oolong lies artfully between green and black tea
• A truly epicurean leaf

'Tea of this quality is genuinely rare and hard to find. I work directly with small, traditional tea gardens to source these teas for their wonderful flavours - the result of incredible skill developed over thousands of years' Henrietta Lovell. Tea-Lady

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