2020 Winter Da Wu Ye Dancong Oolong (Big Dark Leaf)
Du Wu Ye, translating literally to “big dark leaf”, is a cultivar of the Phoenix oolong tea family with leaves that are usually very large and dark in color, which gives it its name. Du Wu Ye is famous for its natural orchid fragrance; this particular type can be harvested in all the seasons of spring, summer, autumn, and winter.
Craftedleaf's being a winter harvest which is smoother than the spring flush. Its fragrance is as strong as our 2020 Winter Award Winning Ya Shi Xiang (DuckPooh) Dancong Oolong - Snow Duck.
The overwheming milky note comes with the big floral note. Combining with the nectar sweetness which linger in mouth. It can last for more than 8 steeps
2020 Winter Da Wu Ye Dancong Oolong (Big Dark Leaf
Origin: Wudong Mt., Guangdong Province, China
Date of Pick: 2020 Winter
Elevation : 900m
Bud to Leaf Ratio: 1 bud : 1 / 2 leaf
Taste: Its natural floral fragrance, gentle and soft, that then turns to sweeter and heavier undertones. It has a soft and smooth taste with a long-lasting Qing Xiang aroma, and lingering high orchid fragrance.
Tea Bush : Da Wu Ye tea cultivar (about 40 years old)
Caffeine: Low caffeine (less than 20% of a cup of coffee)