Iron Goddess of Mercy | Oolong Tea
Description: This steeped cup is medium-bodied with layers of sweet, floral notes melded with a nutty toastiness.
This tea was made by Mr. Lin Rui Fu of Anxi County, Fujian, China. It was grown at 2500' elevation .This tea has a full mouth-feel, while still being a light tea. Iron Goddess of Mercy is synonymous with Ti Kwan Yin. This tea is named for the Chinese Buddhist goddess Kwan Yin, who according to legend made a gift of this tea to a poor farmer in the Anxi region of Fujian, who went to great trouble and hardship to take care of Kwan Yin's temple.
Suggested Steeping Instructions:
3 grams | 8 oz water | 195°F | Steep 3 min.