9th 观音王 ANXI ROYAL TIE GUANYINMan Fu Yuan Restaurant, Singapore
“Widely acclaimed as the Saint of Tea, Anxi Royal Tie Guan Yin is the finest oolong harvested in Spring in the Anxi region in Fujian, China. Each tea leaf is handpicked to ensure harvests of young buds. Its profile is smooth, crisp and light with a fragrance reminiscent of Chinese orchids after rain. It is known for its cholesterol-reducing and detoxification properties.” Even if you weren’t seduced by the sales talk, this tea was fragrant and v. drinkable.