Limited No. 69, Da Hong Pao - Rock Oolong

$61.00

Da Hong Pao, which translates to "Big Red Robe," is the most famous oolong harvested in Wu Yi Mountain. As with any celebrated Chinese tea, having the opportunity to drink a high-grade selection is a transformative experience. Heavily roasted over the course of months, this tea has notes of cacao and espresso, followed by a lasting honeysuckle finish.

Da Hong Pao is a Bellocq Limited Tea. It has been purchased in a small quantity and is available only from our tea atelier and online. 

Origin: Wu Yi Shan, Fujian Province, China - 2018

Brewing Instructions: 

  • 1-2 tsp per 8oz/250ml of water 
  • 195ºF/90ºC  (Bring fresh, cold spring water to a boil. Remove from heat, set aside 1 minute, and proceed.) 
  • Brew 5-7 minutes 
  • Good for 2 infusions