Tie Guan Yin is one of China's Ten Famous Tea. Originally from Fujian,China.The dried tea leaves have very subtle fragrance. Yet, once steeped, the lovely orchid-like fragrance fills the air. Almost heavenly! It has a sweet honey note with a hint of floral taste. Refreshing, mild but lasting floral aftertaste.
Tie Guan Yin tea (Oolong or Wu-long tea) is well know for weight loss, the semi-fermented process result to Oolong contains special compunds, Researchers at the Suntory Research Center in Osaka, Japan found that drinking wu long tea15 minutes before eating foods high in carbohydrates curbed rises in insulin, thus reducing some of the fattening effects of carbohydrate intake.
Studies show that drinking Oolong during or after a high-cholesterol meal has been shown to lower the intake of fat content in the blood.