Da Hong Pao
Da Hong Pao (Big Red Robe) is a world famous tea. Famous and rare, it is sophisticated oolong rich in legend. Any teahead or Chajin will be impressed with this everlasting oolong.
This tea is grown sustainably by a family farm in the Wuyi mountains. No plantations, so these trees are able to grow freely. This land is also sacred, protected by the government so no pesticides or chemicals are permitted.
The mountains and rocky soils make this tea rich in mineral tones, along with a sweetness that is irreplaceable. In history it is said to have cured the Emperors mother of disease.
Origin: Fujian, China
Grower: The Chen Family
Harvest: Spring '14