Formosa Oolong, Bag of 50 Sachets - Sachets Bag of 50 Sachets - Harney & Sons Fine Teas
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Formosa Oolong, Bag of 50 Sachets

Sale price$ 21.99
Packaging Type:Sachets
Unit:Bag of 50 Sachets
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Description

Formosa Oolong is the style of brown oolong that generations of Americans have loved, especially for its toasty flavor. Don't worry about the stems; the tea is traditionally made this way in Taiwan.

Each bag contains 50 tea sachets.
Each sachet brews one 12 oz. cup of tea.
Each bag is resealable to keep your tea fresh!

Ingredients: Oolong tea.

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Mike's Rating

1 Briskness
2 Body
2 Aroma
 Details: This tea was quite popular in the US for several decades. A British entrepreneur named John Dodd developed it in the middle of the nineteenth century. It is oxidized to about 75%, so it is darker than most other oolongs.
 Dry Leaves: This tea is made up of dark brown leaves and stems.
 Liquor: Copper.
 Aroma: The aroma has nutty and toasty notes with subdued peach flavors underneath.
 Flavors: Subtle sweet notes of peaches and roasted carrots covered by toasted walnuts.
 Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
 Body: Medium-bodied
 Brewing Time: 4 to 5 minutes
 Brewing Temp: 205º