Shui Jin Gui tea

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Shui Jin Gui
Shui Jin Gui Oolong tea leaf.jpg Shui Jin Gui Oolong tea leaf close.jpg

Other namesGolden Marine Turtle, 水金亀
OriginMount Wuyi, Fujian Province, China

Quick descriptionLigher Wuyi tea

Chinese name
Traditional Chinese水金龜
Simplified Chinese水金龟


Shui Jin Gui is a very characteristic Wuyi Oolong tea, whose name literally means Golden Marine Turtle.[1] The tea produces a bright green color when steeped and is much greener than most other Wuyi Oolong teas. It is one of the four famous bushes of Wuyi, a Si Da Ming Cong.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Shui Jin Gui
  2. ^ The Way of tea. Master Lam Kam Cheun et al. (2002). Gaia Books. ISBN 1-85675-143-0.