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Donyi Polo Special Summer Oolong Tea

An unusual oolong, resembling a white tea, and with sweet, vegetal and woody flavors.

50.0g/
20 cups
10.0g/
cups
100.0g/
cups
AU$7.14
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description

Donyi Polo in Arunachal Pradesh was planted in 1986, the first tea garden in this state. Three major variety of tea plants - Assamica, Chinary and Cambodia are grown here. This tea, an oolong, is made from a mix of China and Assam clones. It's quite a non-traditional oolong, and resembles a white tea in character, with sweet vegetal and woody flavors.

aroma:
Big notes cucumber, wheat grass with hint of lavender
appearance:
Yellow gold
taste:
The liquor is incredibly smooth, sweet, mellow, and tipped with sweet vegetal and woody flavors that can be relished throughout the length of the cup. Sweet vegetal and partly floral notes are detected at the edges. A second steep brings out the floral notes with cucumber and wheat grass characters.
COMPLEMENTS:
Best enjoyed on its own
aroma

Earthy and spicy with hint of lime

appearance

Mix of twisted dark green and olive green leaves with abundant silver tips.

aroma

Lemon grass with hint of spice and burnt wood

appearance

Fully open, mix of olive green and light coppery leaves

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

180 ml

Temperature

85℃ -90℃

Tea Leaves

3 tsp / 2.5 g

Time

4 mins

hot

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

PICKING DATE 01 Jul 2017
TIME OF DAY Night
CAFFEINE Low
BEST CONSUMED Hot
SEASON Second
SPECIALTY Clonal
SKU NESFDPO
GRADE SFTGFOP1