During our Spring tea sourcing trip in China, in May our teashop in Lánchíd utca is closed. We open again on Friday, the 31st of May. We do ship online orders once a week. Orders placed till Wednesday will be dispatched on Thursday. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Red Jade Gaba 2022 No.537 Red Jade Gaba 2022 No.537

Red Jade Gaba 2022 No.537

medium-roasted oolong tea
relaxing GABA effect
Red Jade, Hong Yu 红玉 cultivar

Region:
Zhongliao, Taiwan

Discover Zhongliao (Nantou County, Taiwan) — 中寮鄉 on the map →
Sold out

Description

Red Jade, Hong Yu 红玉 cultivar is very fragrant and complex, usually used for black teas. Processed as a GABA it became an elevated spicy and rich tea, which warms you up and relaxes you deeply.

Gaba is an oxygen-free fermentation technique, developed in the early ’80s in Japan. During this process of anaerobe oxidation, a large amount of natural GABA, that is γ-aminobutyric-acid accumulates in the leaves. This compound is noted for its great muscle relaxant and stress-relieving effect.
Picked early spring 2022, 60-70% oxidized, fresh red fruits and flower bouquet.

Read more about the calming effects of Gaba teas in our blog.
https://zhaozhoutea.com/gaba-drinking-tea-to-relax/

 

Preparing Instructions:

Quantity: 5-6 grams per 150ml.
Water temperature: 95ºC. From fresh spring water or filtered water.
Brewing time: 15-20…seconds
Infusions: 5-6

More teas