Wenshan District, Pinglin, Taipei County, Taiwan
Wen Shan Pouchong
Wen Shan Pouchong has all the hallmarks of a truly great tea, and tasting it, it’s hardly surprising that it is often touted as reminiscent of a winter breeze. Animated, soothing and refreshing, it captivates the senses with its exquisitely light, salubrious cup. Sitting in Pinglin, Taipei County foothills some 2,600 feet above sea level, the tea garden is blessed with a unique combination of climate and elevation. This magical combination sees it produces the healthiest tea in the world: Wen Shan Pouchong is the least processed, organically farmed, contains little tannin, and a high level of those health-boosting antioxidants. It’s invigorating character and remarkable properties make this tea a firm favourite for tea drinking connoisseurs.
Oolong Tea (15-20% oxidation)
2.5 grams per cup
steep 2 minutes