Rose Oolong Tea
Chinese medicine describes rose oolong as the tea of beauty - perfect for pampering yourself with at the end of a beauty treatment. But then again, this is a beauty treatment!
Ingredients: Oolong tea blended with real petals and buds of the Indian Rose (desi gulaab)
Health Benefits: Rose Oolong tea boosts your rate of metabolism. It is perfect to complement your fitness regime as it can help in burning body fat over time. A rich source of Vitamin C, this tea is also high in antioxidants, which helps with clear acne-free skin.
Caffeine content: Medium.
Origin of tea: Darjeeling, India
Taste notes: Taste notes are smooth, floral, and mellow. Rose petals add a sweet, mild aroma. Semi-fermented Oolong has intense, complex flavours and together they make a well-balanced cup.
When to drink this tea? Oolong tea best-enjoyed post meals, so we recommend that you sip this tea in the afternoons or mid-evening. Avoid drinking this tea post-dinner if you are sensitive to caffeine.
Serving Suggestions: Pairs well with light pastries, pancakes, and crepes. Tastes great either hot or iced. Enjoy the natural sweetness of real Rose petals and buds by brewing this tea without milk or sugar.
Add 1 teaspoon or 1 teabag per cup (150ml). Always pour hot water (80°C) on the tea leaves and not the other way around. Steep for 2-3 minutes. All our teas in tea bags or loose leaves can be rebrewed. Just add hot water and steep for longer than the first steep