2008 Wu Yi Big Red Robe (4oz)
Origin: Wuyi, Fujian
A.K.A: Da Hung Pao, Scarlet Robe, 大紅袍
About: From the cliffs of Wu Yi Mountain, Big Red Robe (Da Hung Pao) is one of China’s top ten teas. The name is based on the legendary tale of how the master monks healed the sick bedridden king with this invigorating tea.
The complex flavors of our Big Red Robe are very noticeable, even when smelling the dried tea leaves; it has an earthy, woodsy, rosy, and sweet aroma. The smells carry and translate well into the tea broth.
Health Benefits: High in antioxidants EGCG, helps fight viruses, controls high blood pressure, lowers blood sugar level for people suffering with diabetes, anti-inflammatory, helps mild arthritis, and prevents free radicals from developing into cancer