Taiwan AliShan Oolong Tea - High Mountain Oolong
Region: AliShan, Taiwan
Type: Oolong Tea
Cultivar: Chin Shin Oolong (青心烏龍)
Fermentation level: ★★☆☆☆
A001 Competition Grade - ★☆☆☆☆
A001R Competition Grade - ★★★☆☆
A002 Premium Grade - ☆☆☆☆☆
A002R Premium Grade - ★★★☆☆
Taste: Fresh taste followed by a faintly sweet aftertaste.
When to drink: After meals, Afternoon
Terroir: AliShan is one the famous oolong tea growing areas in Taiwan. Located at altitude of 1500m, the mountain has a rich soil and ideal climactic conditions. The cool climate and moist from daily mists make the plants to grow very slowly and produce tender, flavourful tea leaves and buds.