Da Hon Bao ( Da Gong Pao) - Big Red Robe
This Oolong comes from the Fujian mountains and it is one of the legendary Chinese teas. This tea is made from a specific variety of tea bush, also called Si Da Ming Song. Da Hon Bao is reputed to be the best of the four legendary teas. Originally made from leaves plucked from tea trees dating from the Ming Dynasty. Ha Hon Bao is a rare crop coming from clones taken from old these historic plants. The name derives its name from the red color of the bushes (little Red Robe). This tea undergo a special process - the leaves are spread in a thin layer on plaited bamboo trays, shaken with a rotating movement that requires great dexterity. The tea texture is rounded and velvety, its aromas dried fruit, spices enhanced by a roasted background.
Ingredient: Phoenix Oolong - China
Brew instructions: Please warm up your cup or teapot for 10 seconds before brewing this tea. 2 tsp or 3g, for a cup of 150 - 200ml. Pour on boiled water 90C and allow brew for 10-20 seconds, to extract the delicately rounded and sweet flavour. This tea will allow multiple brewing.