Type: Oolong Tea
Origin: Wuyi Mountains, Fujian China
Wuyi Rock tea is a unique type of oolong tea that is only produced in the Wuyi Mountains which have been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, for cultural, scenic, and biodiversity values since 1999. Teas grown in this region are known for their "rocky" mineral characteristics or "Yan Yun".
WHAT IS YELLOW ROSE?
Yellow Rose (Huang Mei Gui 黄玫瑰) is a hybrid of the Yellow Goddess (Huang Guan Yin黄观音) and Golden Osmanthus (Huang Jin Gui 黄金桂) cultivars, and is a relatively new and lesser known type of Rock Oolong tea that was developed by the Tea Research Institute of Fujian Academy of Agricultural Sciences.
A well balanced tea that’s sweet and floral with the mineral-like qualities that’s typical of Wuyi Rock Teas, with the aroma of roses. A lighter, more delicate style of Rock Tea, it serves as a great introduction to this style of Oolong tea.