What is the difference between oolong tea and green tea?

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What is Oolong tea?

Oolong tea is made from 'camelia sinensis'; The same plant from which green tea is made. The difference is in the processing of both the teas. Oolong has much deeper and complex flavour as compared to green tea. It has a more yellowish golden colour which is a treat to the eyes.

How is it different from green tea?

In simpler terms ,Oolong tea is a more processed green tea , the further oxidisation of the gives it the deeper flavour. Oolong can be processed at different stages giving it different flavour profiles within the oolong family itself. Oolong despite being more processed than green tea , retains most of the antioxidants and is super healthy to have!


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