Winter 2018 harvest. Lishan. Premium oolong tea with a remarkably rich taste.
Grown Without Pesticides
Fu Shou Shan (福壽山) oolong tea is grown at an altitude of 2,500 meters (8,200 feet) in cool, moist conditions, producing the most highly-prized oolong tea in Taiwan.
Fu Shou Shan has a remarkably full rich taste, with all the characteristics of the finest Li Shan teas - highly fragrant, a smooth robust flavor, and a buttery mouth feel.
Fu Shou Shan oolong tea is packed with flavor, and will give many satisfying infusions from the same leaves.
Fu Shou Shan (Longevity Mountain) is part of Taiwan's Lishan mountain range. Fu Shou Shan Farm is a government-owned farm and tourist center located on the south face of LiShan (Pear Mountain) in Taiwan's Taichung county along the Central Cross-Island Highway.
Fu Shou Shan Farm is famous for its superb oolong tea, as well as other high quality agricultural products such as apples, pears, peaches and kiwi. Our Fu Shou Shan oolong tea is grown adjacent to the government farm.
|Harvest Date||November 2018|
| Varietal ||Chin Shin (Green Heart - qing xin - 青心烏龍)|
|Origin||Fu Shou Shan (福壽山), Li Shan, Taichung County, Taiwan|
|Elevation ||2,500 meters (8,200 feet)|
|Chinese Name ||福壽山烏龍茶|
|Pinyin ||fú shòu shān wūlóngchá|
Here are some guidelines for brewing Fushoushan oolong tea. These are meant as a starting point only. Please adjust to suit your individual preferences.
- Brewing vessel: 150cc (5 US fluid ounces)
- 6 grams of tea leaves
- Water temperature: 85 C (185 F)
- Infusion durations: 30 seconds, 45 seconds, 1 minute 15 seconds, 2 minutes, and 3 minutes
The taste of the brewed tea is affected by the water quality, water temperature, amount of tea leaves, type of brewing vessel and the duration of each infusion.