Dong Ding Light -   - Harney & Sons Fine Teas
Dong Ding Light - Loose 1 lb. Bag - Harney & Sons Fine Teas
Dong Ding Light - Loose 2 oz. Tin - Harney & Sons Fine Teas
$ 1.66

Dong Ding Light

Sale price$ 30.00
Packaging Type:Loose
Unit:2 oz. Tin
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Dong Ding is one of the original oolongs, produced in the mountains in the middle of Taiwan. Tea makers have cultivated Dong Ding around the town of Luku in the foothills of Taiwan's central mountain range since the mid-1800s. They followed their cousins' production methods in southern Fujian Province and roll the large tea leaves into a ball. This is one we have sourced over the years, and it is a lightly roasted oolong with pleasant lemon and vegetal flavors. This year, we visited Mr. Shen and enjoyed the 2024 production.


Oolong tea.

Mike's Rating

1 Briskness
3 Body
3 Aroma
 Details: A light, Taiwanese oolong from the central, mountainous region of the island.
 Dry Leaves: These dark green leaves are tightly rolled.
 Liquor: A light brown with slightly yellow hues.
 Aroma: Sweet with a mixture of gardenia and lemons.
 Flavors: Creamy, like lemon taffy, with underlying vegetal notes.
 Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
 Body: Medium-bodied. This tea may be brewed multiple times.
 Brewing Time: 1 minute rinse, 4 minute brew.
 Brewing Temp: 212¬ļ