Mao Xie Oolong
Mao Xie Oolong
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Mao Xie Oolong

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Mao Xie Oolong (毛蟹乌龙茶) translates as "hairy crab" and the name comes from the fine hair that is found on the tea leaves. It is known as one of the 4 "Anxi Oolongs" that come from Anxi County in Fujian province. The other 3 being: Tie Guan Yin, Huang Jin Gui and Ben Shan.

This tea has a mellow profile with a flowery, jasmine fragrance.

Origin: Anxi County, Fujian province, China

Elevation: Grown 1970ft above sea level

Tea Variety: Camellia Sinensis var. Sinensis

Cultivar:  Mao Xie (毛蟹)

Brewing Temperature: 90°C

Caffeine Content: Approx. between 20 - 30mg per cup

Amount: 5g of tea leaves to 100ml of water

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