Wu Yi Oolong Tea

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Premium quality Wu Yi Oolong Tea (also known as Cliff Tea, Yancha, Wuyi Rock Tea and Wu Yi Rock Tea).

Wu Yi Tea originates from the Wu Yi Mountain in Fujian Province of China and was first recorded during the Song dynasty (960AD). The Chinese claim that oolong is the most beneficial tea for health. The heavily fermented leaf is almost black in colour. It releases a woody nutty taste that is specific to the soil of the Wu Yi Mountain. The tea produces a thick, concentrated liquor with a strong aroma and has overtones of chestnut hazelnut which linger on the pallet. A true masterpiece valued by connoisseurs the world over.

Customer Review for Our Wu Yi Oolong Tea

Don't just take our word for it about the supreme quality of our Wu Yi Oolong - our customer review highlights just how much it's loved by all who have tasted it:

OMG Heaven! I am still reeling from the mug of Wu Yi Oolong I brewed over an hour ago, absolutely fantastic, I shall be back! After all, life's too short to drink bad tea!

5-star Google review by Matt

More About the Oolong in our Wu Yi

Oolong teas have always been taken seriously by those who are serious about tea. They are partially or semi-oxidized teas. Depending on the production methods used, oolong teas fall into two categories - dark open leafed or greener balled. Both offer a beautiful fresh and complex tea drinking experience.

The darker oolongs can be infused several times, giving a soft, fruity, pale amber liquor with a honeyed character. The greener oolongs give a very pale amber-green liquor and have a wonderful fragrant character comparable to narcissus or hyacinth. Both can be infused several times. Oolongs are traditionally manufactured in China and Taiwain although other countries have now also started production.

Order Wu Yi Tea Online & Get Two Free Samples

Order our exquisite Wu Yi Tea online and get two free samples with your order - part of the ongoing special offer we have to share our love of tea!

Wu Yi Oolong Tea Information
Type Oolong Tea
Origin Fujian Province of China
Format Loose Leaf
Taste Concentrated liquor with a strong aroma and overtones of chestnut & hazelnut
Brewing Advice Two dessert spoons per cup. Add water off the boil (95ºC). Infuse for seven minutes. Suitable for multiple infusions.