Da Hong Pao

  • IT’S A BIT RICH

    Da Hong Pao (Big Red Robe)is a heavily oxidized, dark oolong tea. According to legend, the mother of a Ming dynasty emperor was cured of an illness by a certain tea...

    Caffeine Level: medium

  • Roasty with a sweet lingering aftertaste

  • Pure oolong tea

  • China

    Fujian Region, Wuyi

    Harvest - August 

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  • IT’S A BIT RICH

    Da Hong Pao (Big Red Robe)is a heavily oxidized, dark oolong tea. According to legend, the mother of a Ming dynasty emperor was cured of an illness by a certain tea...

    Caffeine Level: medium

  • Roasty with a sweet lingering aftertaste

  • Pure oolong tea

  • China

    Fujian Region, Wuyi

    Harvest - August 

2 Teaspoons
80-85C / 230ml
2-5min
Enjoy!
4 Teaspoons
80-85C/150ml
2-5 Min
Fill with ice and enjoy!
Tasting Notes

Roasty with a sweet lingering aftertaste

Origins

China, Fujian Wuyi

The scenic mountainous region of Wuyishan is home to Wuyi Oolong. Stretching along the northernmost border of the Jiangxi province, the mountains of Wuyi are home to 36 soaring peaks and the beautiful Nine Bend Creek – a river that undulates through the wild terrain. Tea sustains life here, there are tea gardens and teahouses dotted throughout the region, run by the Wuyi mountain people. Wuyishan has become an Ecological Preserve, and is now protected from development – there are also laws in place to ensure tea production is environmentally sustainable. The abundance of native forest that flourishes here as a result, has created a beautiful habitat for birds and insects. This has encouraged the production of polyphenols in the tea, which generate a distinctive, rich flavour.

Da Hong Pao
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