Description: Moderately priced tea of good quality. The value choice of many Oolong fans. Originally referred to as European Market Formosa Oolong.While the leaf quality of this grade cannot be compared to costlier Formosa Oolong teas, it is popular for its deep flavor notes.
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 190° Steep Time: 3-5 min.
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from Palmyra, ME (United States)
(10/16/2012) Dry Leaf: Excellent,
Infused Leaf: Excellent, Liquor: Excellent,
"I find this tea to be excellent. I also prefer this tea over more expensive ones.
" Mark Scheid
from Philadelphia, PA (United States)
(11/8/2012) Dry Leaf: Very Good,
Infused Leaf: Excellent, Liquor: Very Good,
"A great, high-quality oolong, what I would describe as medium in flavor. It's not too green like many of the so-called fine-grade or monkey picked varieties, nor particularly darker like Upton's delicious Oolong Se Cheung. It is one of the few oolongs that brews particularly well iced, and has just a touch of sweetness that is perfect when I want a less intense cup of tea." Sally Deuschle
(3/15/2010) Dry Leaf: Very Good,
Infused Leaf: Very Good, Liquor: Very Good,
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from Saco, ME (United States)
(2/25/2013) Dry Leaf: Good,
Infused Leaf: Good, Liquor: Average,
"Upton Tea Imports was founded in 1989 with the objective of providing the North American tea drinker with
the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
sources who are capable of providing top quality teas. We sell directly to the consumer, thus ensuring the
freshest product and fairest pricing."