Qi Aerista

Wuyi Shuixian

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With light woody smokiness and hints of mix spices, this smooth and crisp flavor of Shuixian makes a perfect morning cup of tea.

Shuixian is of one the better known cultivars in the Wuyi Rock Oolong family. A saying summarizes why: For aroma, nothing beats Rougui; For the body of the tea, nothing beats Shuixian.

More about this Wuyi Shuixian:

  • Tea type: Oolong
  • Other name: Wuyi Shuixian Yancha  
  • Cultivar: Shuixian
  • Region: Osmanthus rock region, Mount Wuyi, Fujian, China
  • Plant age: 20 years old
  • Altitude: 900m/2950ft
  • Harvest: Early May 2017

“The slow roasting process that underlines this Shuixian brings out more body and depth to the flavor of this tea.” – Karen, Qi Aerista’s Tea Specialist.

Recommended Manual Brewing Instructions:

  • 3 teaspoons (2.5g/0.1oz) tea leaves
  • 1 cup (230ml/8oz) water
  • 100oC/212oF brewing temperature
  • 3.5 minutes brewing time