Indian Oolong Tea

Indian Oolong is a relatively new type of tea.

Tea evolves. In the age of globalization, tea producers get inspiration from the world, embrace new ideas and new techniques. As a result, we see new trends and new products. India, historically known for its remarkable blacks, increasingly introduces new types of tea, lighter and greener on the oxidation scale. Darjeeling oolongs, young, and bright, and very promising – represent a new generation of Indian tea.

What kind of tea is it?

Best Darjeeling oolongs, although a departure from full-fermented traditional Indian teas, tend to maintain muscatel flavor of their ancestors. They produce light amber clear infusion with pronounced astringency and sweet finish.

(see our top 7 picks below)


– Which way I ought to go from here?

– That depends a great deal on where you want to get to.

Top 7 best Oolong teas from India

Goomtee Classic Spring Oolong

Goomtee Classic Spring Oolong

More brisk than most Darjeeling oolongs but warm and luscious nonetheless. Most Indian oolongs tend to be mellow and simple in the cup. This one offers a distinctly different experience. Its flavors are closer to a black tea, and even brisk like one. What ensures its place among oolongs is the ...

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Teabox Oolong Tea Collection

Teabox Oolong Tea Collection

Teabox brings you a novel way to experience our Oolong teas. We give you an option to try 10 grams of each of the Oolong tea below so that you can taste and then decide which one you like and would order more

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Avaata Classic Winter Frost Nilgiri Organic Oolong Tea

Avaata Classic Winter Frost Nilgiri Organic Oolong Tea

A terrific grassy sweet winter frost Oolong from the still Blue Mountains in southern India. Characteristic of light velvety shades of green with silver lining among leaves which brew a golden liquoring cup, the tea is rich and aromatic.

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Dharamsala Mann Kangra Hand Rolled First Flush Oolong Tea

Dharamsala Mann Kangra Hand Rolled First Flush Oolong Tea

Presenting the 2016 harvest of our oolong tea from the Mann plantations of Kangra in northern-India. Manufactured by hand rolling the leaves, instead of using roller machines to preserve the delicate flavour of the tea, this is a spectacular semi-fermented tea with a unique delightful flavour of ...

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Mim Darjeeling First Flush Organic Oolong Tea

Mim Darjeeling First Flush Organic Oolong Tea

An elegantly floral and grassy organic oolong from the exclusive plantations of Mim in Darjeeling. Handrolled and manufactured from special clones plucked at high elevation areas of the tea garden, the visual appeal of the tea .leaves will make you drool. Wiry and fluffy with velvety silver tipped ...

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Singbulli Darjeeling Second Flush Organic Oolong Tea

Singbulli Darjeeling Second Flush Organic Oolong Tea

A premium summer Darjeeling oolong from the organic plantations of Singbulli. A gratifying semi-fermented produce strikingly close to a black tea. This Singbulli offers a splendid flavour profile, a smooth full body with delicious notes of exotic ripe fruits and a slight yet deliciously astringent ...

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​​High Mountain Oolong Tea Leaves from the Himalaya​​s

​​High Mountain Oolong Tea Leaves from the Himalaya​​s

An exotic loose leaf oolong tea hand-plucked, rolled & manufactured by passionate tea workers in the mystical high elevation plantations of Darjeeling in India. Harvested at the foothills of the Himalayas, facing the mighty snow laden peaks, the incredible aroma, flavour & taste found in ...

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I love this site. I discovered Oolong tea here.
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