Li Shan Spring Pluck

Oolong Tea

High Mountain Oolong – gao shan


Origin:  Li Shan, Taichung County, Taiwan

Garden elevation: 6,500 to 8,000 feet in altitude


Style/Shape: semiball-rolled leaf with few stems
Plucking Style: hand-plucked
Oxidation: 20-30 % oxidation
Roasting: Un-roasted


Appearance: tight dark green pellets from an expert pluck
Flavor: Well-rounded flavors of melon, papaya, and Asian pear
Aroma: light, sweet, flirtatious and pure aroma reminiscent of green grapes and the scent of faraway-flowers on a spring breeze
Liquor: clear, key lime color