Tie Guan Yin


Tie Guan Yin

Name: Tie Guan Yin (Iron Buddha Tea)
Category: Oolong Tea
Origin: Anxi, Fujian Province
Shape: Like a dragonfly, spirochetes, frog legs
Color: Green sand
Description: fruity, sometimes even berry taste and aroma.

Benefits: Tie Guan Yin and other oolong teas can clear mind, reduce fatigue, improve digestion in Chinese medicine. Some studies suggest that oolong tea can lower bad cholesterol levels.

How to prepare Tie Guan Yin

Simple Method
Tea Cup: 12oz / 355ml
Temperature: 212 degree Fahrenheit / 100 degree Celsius
Amount: 2 Teaspoons / 5g Tea
Brewing time: 3 - 5 mins

Gongfu Style Brewing Method
Gaiwan: 3.8oz / 110ml
Temperature: 212 degree Fahrenheit / 100 degree Celsius
Amount: 7g Tea
7 steeps: 15s, 25s, 35s, 45s, 55s, 75s, 85s

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