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    Ocean of Tea Ti Kuan Yin

    Country of Origin: China Leaf Appearance: deep green, tightly rolled Ingredients: oolong tea Steep time: 3 minutes Water Temperature: 195 degrees Preparation Method: Teavana Perfect Steeper Liquor: deep gold I’ve had a lot of Tie Guan Yin over the years but this one made me sit up and take notice because it is from the Wuyi Mountains. What’s so unusual about that? Nearly every example I’ve ever had was from Fujian Province. The taste was floral with a nice bit of toastiness but there was also a very unusual spicy quality. I’ve never experience that from this type of tea before. There was also a hint of vegetal notes but not much accompanying…