Organic Superfine Moderately Roasted Tie Guan Yin “Iron Goddess” Oolong Tea
Origin: Zhangzhou(漳州) in Fujian, China
Ingredients: Hand made into small, rolled up leaves
Harvest time: July, 2012
Taste: Sweet and soft taste with coffee fragrance for first sip, long-last flavor, sweet aftertaste around throat
Brew: Use water at 212ºF (100ºC) and infuse the tea for 1-3 minutes
Health Benefits: Tie Guan Yin tea is the premium form of Chinese Oolong teas. Being lightly fermented, these teas are high amino acids, vitamins, polyphenols and antioxidants. These combine into a tea that reduces cholesterol and helps reduce hardening of the arteries, and so can help reduce risks of heart attacks. The antioxidants it contains can also help guard against some forms of cancer, and also help fight the affects of aging and bacterial infections.