High Mountain Oolong
Updated: Dec. 13, 2011
About High Mountain Oolong
High mountain oolongs can be very diverse, with varying levels of oxidation, ranging from very green teas to very dark, and also varying levels of roasting.
Ali Shan (阿里山) Oolong, grown near mount Ali in Chiayi county, Taiwan, is one well-known type of high mountain oolong. According to Ten Ren Tea, Ali Shan oolong is among the newest of high-mountain oolong varieties, having been developed around 1999.
1. Alishan Oolong Tea www.tenren.com, Retrieved Oct. 10, 2009.
Best High Mountain Oolong
The notion of the "best" High Mountain Oolong is subjective, because different people have different tastes. We present the most often-rated and highest-rated teas in this category, and allow you to draw your own conclusions.
Most Often-Rated Teas