DaHongPao and RouGui are crossed to create this unique cultivar.
It was created in the 1980’s making this is one of the newest hybrids from Fujian Proviance. It is light roasted to bring out the sweeter and more floral aspects to rock grown oolong.
Like our other offerings it is hand harvested and processed in traditional manner.
This tea was grown at 300-400 Meters in elevation and harvested in Spring 2016. Our DanGui comes from tea plants around 15 years of age. The tea garden has around 1.5 acres of this varietal.
Chocolate and spice are the first taste notes, changing into a woodsy sweet flavor with a cherry tobacco aspect in the background. Complex mineral notes with a highly aromatic quality to the first infusion and last alike. This is a truly unique offering from our partners in China.