Mim Special Summer Oolong Tea

description

Although oolongs are now being made in Darjeeling, they are not so common. This offering from the Mim estate, is made from the famed AV2 clones, which automatically imparts a high quality to the tea. It’s a light and flavorful summer oolong, well suited as an all-day choice.

the experience

liquor

aroma

Marked by notes of rose and hint vegetal and wood

appearance

Light gold

taste

The liquor starts with soothing soft floral notes. Floral notes of rose become prominent in the middle with vegetal undernotes at the edges, finishing with hints of raw guava.

COMPLEMENTS

Best enjoyed on its own or with cucumber sandwich and light salted snacks

dry leaf

aroma

Toasted nuts, hints of hay and apricot

appearance

Loosely rolled, brownish blackish leaves with few silver buds

infusion

aroma

Notes of orange blossom and hints of fresh rose

appearance

Open coppery long leaves

steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

6 fl oz

176F -185F

3 tsp / 2.5 oz

4 mins

Recommended number of steeps - 1

condiments

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

PICKING DATE
10-06-2017
TIME OF DAY
Anytime
CAFFEINE
Low
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SEASON
Second
SPECIALTY
Clonal
SKU SFMMO | GRADE SFTGFOP1
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