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Honey Orchid Dancong

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Honey Orchid Dancong | 鳳凰單欉蜜蘭香

 Tasting notes: Honey, floral, mango
 Origin: Phoenix Mountain, Chaozhou, China
 Cultivar: Dancong Honey Orchid Scent

 Elevation: 1391m
 Oxidation: ⦿⦿⦿○○
 Medium roasted

Grown in the mineral-rich soil and biodiverse environment of Phoenix Mountain (鳳凰山) in Chaozhou, Dancong oolong teas are famous for being dramatically aromatic—so aromatic that they’re often described as “drinkable perfume”. One of the most popular is Honey Orchid Dancong: medium-roasted with a creamy mouthfeel, a honey sweetness and a powerful floral fragrance.

Our Honey Orchid Dancong is grown on Wudong Mountain, one of the highest in the Phoenix Mountain range that is almost perpetually enshrouded in mist. Wudong is home to the purest Dancong tea groves and cleanest processing of the entire region.

Honey Orchid is one of the 10 signature fragrances of Phoenix Dancong teas. Dancong (單欉) means “single bush”, i.e., teas consisting of leaves from a single cultivar or plant. In essence this means that more or less each fragrance comes from its own cultivar. 

To clarify, none of the teas are artificially scented. Each cultivar has a naturally occurring fragrance that is accentuated through artisan processing and brewing methods. You can also try our Duck Shit Dancong.

Another one of our absolute favourites, this tea has a beautiful fragrance that will stay with you all day. Try it cold-brewed—the fragrance is incredible!

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Gongfu style (Gaiwan)
6g | per 100ml | 95°C | 1 min
+ 10s per steep for at least 5 steeps

Western style (Teapot)
3g | per 100ml | 90°C | 3 mins
+ 1 min per steep for at least 3 steeps

Cold brew
10g | 1L | Room temp/ refrigerated | 6 hours

We recommend brewing Dancongs gongfu style to get the full sensory experience that develops with each infusion. Dancong oolongs exhibit a remarkable ‘patience’ (耐泡 nai pao)—meaning they last for many infusions.

These are just guidelines. As we always say, it’s best to experiment with a range of temperatures and leaf-to-water ratios to understand the tea and your own taste preferences.

Honey Orchid Dancong



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Hong Kong delivery

Delivery is free for orders of HK$500 or more. Heavy items do not qualify for free shipping. Please allow 5-7 working days for your delivery. See our shipping policy.

International delivery

Delivery is free for orders of HK$2500 or more. All other orders have a flat delivery fee of HK$450. Heavy items do not qualify for free shipping. We aim to send orders within 5 business days of payment, and they are usually delivered within 14-60 days, depending on the destination. See our shipping policy.

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