What is Da Hong Pao Oolong Tea?
Dahongpao is also called “Da Hong Pao”,” Red Robe” and “大红袍“ as Chinese. It’s rock tea, semi-fermented tea, and treasures of oolong tea. Wuyi Dahongpao is the most famous tea in Wuyi Mountain, known as “the King of teas.
Dahongpao tea can be brewed 9 times but still does not lose its real taste — osmanthus fragrance. And other famous teas can only be brewed at most 7 times, and the taste is very weak. Thus Dahongpao won the “king of tea” title, It’s well-known in China and worldwide. Dahongpao is produced in The southeast of Fujian Chong ‘an ,wuyi Mountain. Wuyishan Da Hong Pao is the representative of Wuyi rock tea.
|Wuyi, Fujian, China
|Loose Oolong Tea
|Tight solid, Slightly distorted
|Yellowish and clear
|250g 8.8oz / 500g 1.1lb
|Dry, Refrigerated, No odor, Well-Sealed, Sunshine Shielded, Low Temperature
Origin of Dahongpao Tea
In the origin of “Da Hong Pao”, a legend tian xian Temple monk with nine dragons nest rock wall of tea tree leaves made of tea bud cured a royal official of the disease, the royal official will wear a red robe cover on the tea tree to express gratitude, red robe tea-dyed red, “Da Hong Pao” tea name from this.
The production process of Da Hong Pao combines the technology of green tea and black tea, which is the most complicated tea with the most procedures, and the highest technical requirements. The production method is very fine, the basic production process includes withering → stalling air → shaking green → does green → rolling → drying → tea, and other processes.
Health Benefits Of Dahongpao Tea
1. Help to prevent and anti-cancer. Preventing cancer, heart disease, cancer, and other diseases
2, Help to prevent and treat radiation injury, help to inhibit and resist viruses and bacteria.
3. Good for beauty and skincare: good for refreshing.
4. Helpful for diuretic and fatigue relief: theine contained in Da Hong Pao tea can stimulate the kidney, promote urine to be discharged quickly from the body, improve the kidney filtration rate, and reduce the retention time of harmful substances in the kidney.
How To Make Dahongpao Oolong Tea?
The proper teaware for brewing Dahongpao tea is Gai Wan or Purple Clay (Zisha) Teapot.