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    Tea from Vietnam Ta Oolong

    Country of Origin: Vietnam Leaf Appearance: deep green, tightly rolled Ingredients: oolong tea Steep time: 30 seconds Water Temperature: 195 degrees Preparation Method: porcelain gaiwan Liquor: pale gold I recently received a batch of several samples from Tea from Vietnam but this one really grabbed my attention right away. The package explained that Ta is rare variety of tea that is native to the country of Vietnam. Say what? Their website explains that it became less popular with farmers because it is has lower yields and pest resistance than other varieties. I think it is really important to preserve the genetic diversity of Camellia Sinensis so thankfully it has not died out yet. The…