Loose Leaf Oolong Tea

Oolong Tea

Perhaps the most revered of teas, oolongs offer a delightful range of flavors and aromas. Its twisted leaves conjure mythical dragons, thus its original name Wulong.

We offer a wide variety of single-origin oolongs, in richly rewarding flavors, aromas and styles—flowers, herbs, nectar, and honey-sweet, roasted notes.

  • Breast Flower Fragrance - Ru Hua Xiang

    Breast Flower Fragrance - Ru Hua Xiang

    Legend tells us that as the young maidens plucked the first, new leaves of spring, they placed the most precious in their blouses to be preserved for the enjoyment of the Emperor and his court. The story provides us with a wonderful name for one of our...
    Rolled leaves, orchid-like aroma & buttery-sweet notes.

  • Monkey Picked Tieguanyin

    Monkey Picked Tieguanyin

    Our "Monkey Picked" Tieguanyin was grown in the AnXi Region in southern Fujian Province, a region with a rich history of cultivating award-winning, world-class Tieguanyins. The region's terroir or "soils" - the farms' altitude, proximity of the sea,...
    Vibrant, fresh green colors, lush, floral & buttery

  • Jade Oolong - Huan Jin Gui

    Jade Oolong - Huan Jin Gui

    Note the wonderful jade color of the leaves. Named for this distinctively fresh green appearance, this comparatively small-leafed oolong is one of the first of its class harvested in the spring. The cup is light yet flavorful. This lot came out...
    Rich jade color, soft floral flavors.

  • Hairy Crab - Mao Xie

    Hairy Crab - Mao Xie

    Wonderful, verdant oolong named for the downy hairs that cover its small and rounded leaf and the unfurling of the leaves as they steep. Locals on the coast of China relate this unfurling reminds them of  the legs of crabs as they swim. Hairy Crab...
    Delicious, fuity notes.

  • Ben Shan oolong -  Source Mountain

    Ben Shan oolong - Source Mountain

    Arguably one of the more aromatic of the Tieguanyin-style or low-oxidized oolongs. Ben Shan or "Source Mountain" is a classic flowery-flavor tea that cups to an aroma and fragrance and body that will satisfy! Made with a comparatively small-leaf cultivar...
    Fresh, light aromas, stone fruit & peachy taste.

  • Iron Goddess - Tieguanyin

    Iron Goddess - Tieguanyin

    Often referred to as the tea of poets, "Iron Goddess" is our traditional-style Tieguanyin oolong. The name Tie Guan Yin is often translated as "Goddess of Mercy", yet the name is now generally accepted to describe an oolong cultivar offering an intense...
    Toasty aroma, spicy floral notes.