Dry leaves are of mixed green and light brown color. Steeped liquor turned out to be a slightly darked than usual for oolong color. Smell is reminiscent of Tie Guan Yin, very orchid like. Taste wise it’s a mix of tie guan yin, da hung pao and green tea, very pleasant mix.
Phoenix Single Bush
Phoenix Single Bush is the most famous oolong tea from Guangdong Province, China. This spring tea is made from tender plump leaves, crafted into a stout, straight, brownish, emerald tea leaf that produces a lasting orchid fragrance and fresh sweet taste with soaring honey notes. Harvested from some rare 150-200 year old trees on the upper slopes of Wu Dong Mountain in Chao Zhou, Guangdong.