Though not actually picked by monkeys, this rare, high-grade oolong is hand-picked and releases a lush, buttery liquor that is lightly sweet and floral.
Origins: Grown in Fujian Province, there are multiple legends surrounding this tea. The most well-known is that of Buddhist monks training monkeys to pick only the choicest leaves from the tops of tall, wild tea trees grown in the Wu Yi Mountains.
Flavor Profile: Light, buttery, sweet, floral notes.
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: Rare, high-grade oolong tea from Fujian Province.