Iron Goddess, also known as Iron Goddess of Mercy or Ti Kwan Yin is a premium variety of Chinese Oolong tea, that originated in the 19th century in Anxi in Fujian province. It is hand rolled, which protects this tea's unique flavor and aroma.
Origins: The tea is named after the Chinese Goddess of Mercy Guanyin, who is known in Japan as Kannon and in Korea as Gwan-eum. Guanyin, is a female embodiment of Avalokiteśvara Bodhisattva.
Flavor Profile: Slightly nutty with a mellow finish.
Caffeine: 50-75mg/8oz cup
Health Benefits: All oolong teas contain powerful antioxidants known for fighting disease, specifically heart disease. Tea is a zero-calorie beverage, making it an ideal, delicious substitute for high-calorie drinks like soda and energy drinks.*
Ingredients: Chinese Oolong Tea
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.