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Traditional Ti Kuan Yin

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Oolong Tea
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190 °F / 87 °C 4 min, 0 sec

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From Zenjala Tea Company

A golden, amber medium-bodied Chinese oolong with undertones of dried fruit.

Translated as “Iron Goddess of Mercy,” this is a medium body oolong from Fujian Province; it is mellow with a strong fragrance and sweet aftertaste. After several infusions the fragrance still remains.

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189 tasting notes

Appearance: large med brown, knobby oolong
Aroma when Dry: fruity, chewy, tobacco notes
After water is first poured: floral, fruity
At end of first steep: chewy, fruity
Tea liquor:
At end of steep: hints of yellow
Staple? Type no, would use brand again
Preferred time of day: any
At first?: bitter, chewy fruity finish
As it cools?: gets bland, slight butter notes
Additives used (milk, honey, sugar etc)? No
Lingers? only slightly, with brothy textures
Second steep (5 min)
Aroma: same, warmer
At first: fruity, peach, grape, pear notes
As it cools: stays fruity, buttery notes surface

Third Steep (7 min) brothy, salty
Fourth Steep (8 min)brothy, salty

190 °F / 87 °C 4 min, 0 sec

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