Tie Luo Han is one of the classic rock oolong and is one of the ‘Four Great Bushes’ (Si Da Ming Cong 四大名丛) from Wuyi shan. It's made of twisted leaves with medium oxidation and charcoal fire to bring out the flavor of almonds, toasted marshmallow, dates, with a slight mineral finish.Romanization: Tiě Luó Hàn 铁罗汉
Translation: direct translation is “Iron Wise Man”
Type: Wulong (Oolong)
Cultivar: Camellia sinensis var. sinensis ‘Tie Luo Han’
Origin: Wǔyí shān, Fújiàn, China
Pluck: first and second leaves
Process: charcoal-fired high roast 4 times, and rested for 3 years.
Harvest Date: 05/01/2018
Recommend Steep Temp/Time: 205F, 2 min, 5 steeps
Flavor Profile: almonds, toasted malts, toasted marshmallow, caramel, incense, dates, with a light mineral finish.
One package contains 50 grams of loose leaf tea