Shui Jin Gui tea

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Shui Jin Gui

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Type Oolong

Other names Golden Marine Turtle, 水金亀
Origin Mount Wuyi, Fujian Province, China

Quick description Ligher 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.