Oolong Tea
Not quite black and not quite green, Oolongs are somewhere in between and are remarkable teas.  Called the "philosopher's drink" and "liquid sunshine", many connoisseurs call Oolong their absolute favorite.  Oolongs can range from dark brown in leaf appearance to vibrant green.  Their tastes are equally complex – some naturally earthy and smoky while others are sweet with a floral or fruity aroma.

Oolongs are our house favorites and we offer a good range, from mainland China, Formosa and India.  They are excellent with meals and you are sure to find one you love.
    • Ti Kwan Yin - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea Sale
    • Ti Kwan Yin

      Iron Goddess of Mercy - one of the best known China Oolongs. Nice rolled leaf style, not too oxidized. The cup is a very pleasant mellow taste with a faint note of natural smokiness with a good finish without astringency. A good tea for any season, an all-day cup.

      $ 5.96 $ 3.00
    • Goddess of Mercy - Silver Tips Tea's Organic Loose Leaf Tea
    • Goddess of Mercy

      Organic & Fair Trade, this is a lightly oxidized green China Ti Kwan Yin Oolong (Iron Goddess of Mercy), in the characteristic rolled leaf style. Very fragrant, mellow and sweet in the cup, a treat for any time of the day. Excellent for digestion and withstands multiple infusions.

      $ 7.96
    • Da Hong Pao - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Da Hong Pao

      One of the famous Oolongs - Big Red Robe. Long leaf style, mellow, pleasantly toasty. Multiple infusions encouraged. Not smokey, very good as an accompaniment to food. 

      $ 7.76
    • Organic Wu Yi Oolong - Silver Tips Tea's Organic Loose Leaf Tea
    • Organic Wu Yi Oolong

      Named after the birthplace of Oolong in Jiangxi province. An earthy, smoky oolong. One of the best known from China. A brief 15 second 'washing' followed by a short 1 - 2 minute steep results in the best cup. Multiple infusions encouraged.

      $ 7.10
    • Lychee Oolong - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Lychee Oolong

      A lightly oxidized oolong with the taste of fresh lychee.  Delight your senses!  Packaged in 1-ounce canisters. Multiple infusions encouraged.  Refreshing and one of our favorites.

      $ 7.00
    • Passionfruit Oolong - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Passionfruit Oolong

      Lightly oxidized green oolong with passionfruit flavor and marigold flowers. Fragrant and fruity - an exquisite blend. Multiple infusions encouraged.

      $ 7.96
    • Rickshaw Oolong - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Rickshaw Oolong

      Our own Chinese restaurant tea, using great full leaf varietals. Formosa Oolong with a slight hint of Jasmine!

      $ 5.75
    • Milk Oolong, Reserve List - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea - 1
    • Milk Oolong, Reserve List

      One of the most astounding teas you will ever experience - buttery in taste, exquisite in both appearance and cup. Savor for a treat - from our Reserve List.  Packaged in 1-ounce canisters.

      $ 11.00
    • Oriental Beauty - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Oriental Beauty

      "Great Black Dragon". An exceptional Formosa Oolong from silver-tipped whole leaves, picked during spring harvest. Sometimes called White Tip Oolong or Grand Oolong Fancy. Marvelous aroma, exquisite taste with great delicacy. Fruity taste. Treat yourself!

      $ 16.00
    • Jade Oolong - Silver Tips Tea's Loose Leaf Tea
    • Jade Oolong

      Formosa Oolong - In the style of the celebrated Tung Ting or Alishan Oolong. Tightly rolled leaves from the mountainous area in the interior. Floral bouquet and a smooth finish. It produces a golden liquor and subtle, delicate aroma. Less oxidized than other oolongs, good leaf style. Our favorite Oolong,...

      $ 10.00
    • Makaibari Oolong - Org/F Trade - Silver Tips Tea's Organic Loose Leaf Tea
    • Makaibari Oolong - Org/F Trade

      An Oolong with the characteristic Darjeeling floral note. Try something different. Beautiful leaf style - long, well-rolled with a medium oxidation. An uncommon India Oolong.

      $ 4.70