Himalayan Red Thunder (Autumn) Darjeeling Oolong Tea

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Oolong Tea
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195 °F / 90 °C 2 min, 0 sec 3 g 8 oz / 236 ml

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  • “Described as an oolong but brewed as a black - whatever one calls it, it is a lovely tea. First brew is tangy like a FF Darj, with noticeable tannins. Later brews produce softer tannins, and a...” Read full tasting note
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This tea is chock-full of flavor and aroma in the manner of an oolong! The dry leaf is shockingly reminiscent of wine and roses tasting almost like a dessert wine or aperitif. The infusion is bright and attractive with a luminous coppery appearance, as well as reddish blush and greenish accents. It is one of those autumnal Darjeelings that is satisfyingly full of tannins but without any noticeable bitterness. This is a tea-lover’s tea for sure.

Sku: AFHRTO
Grade: Thunder
Date of Picking: November 20, 2013
Type: Oolong
Flush: Autumn
Specialty: Rare
Caffeine Level Low Caffeine
Best Use To relax

Steeping Instructions
2 TSP
85-95C / 185-203F
4-5 Mins

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Described as an oolong but brewed as a black – whatever one calls it, it is a lovely tea. First brew is tangy like a FF Darj, with noticeable tannins. Later brews produce softer tannins, and a bit sweetness, similar to a muted Ceylon.

First infusion – 3 g. per 8 oz water, 90 deg., 2:00 min.

Second infusion – 3 g. per 8 oz. water, 90 deg., 4:00 min.

Third infusion – 3 g. per 8 oz. water, 90 deg., 10:00+ min.

Preparation
195 °F / 90 °C 2 min, 0 sec 3 g 8 OZ / 236 ML

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