Pouchong tea in bulk available for wholesale. Oolong tea from Taiwan. Formosa, meaning 'beautiful' was what the Dutch explorers called this island. The oolong teas grown here continue to be called as such. The least processed of these are termed pouchong. Our 'Opus Pouchong' is a lightly oxidized tea with large, wavy, dark-green leaves. It is arguably the most delicate tea produced in Taiwan, a country known for its share of delicate teas. It yields a light cup with delicate fragrance and a gentle, precociously sweet taste. An underrated tea we urge you not to overlook.
This tea contains a moderate level of caffeine | Steep at 195° for 2-3 minutes.
Pouchong, aka baozhong, is a very green oolong tea, the most lightly oxidized of all oolongs, usually fired 8 to 10%. This gentle touch creates a beautiful balance of green vibrancy with traditional floral notes. Imported directly from farmers growing this near Taipei, Taiwan, our pouchong is a tea staple that is drinkable all day, blendable with fruit and nutty flavors, and suitable for all brewing vessels from the round-bellied European teapot to the gaiwan. No wonder it’s a daily selection for millions because its clean finish is the perfect parenthesis to the long, lingering buttery sweetness on the palate.