Beipu Township of Hsinchu County

Beipu Township of Hsinchu County

Beipu township is a rural township in Hsinchu County in Northern Taiwan. This town is main center of Hakka culture, especially for production of dongfang meiren tea (oriental beauty oolong) and its special Hakkanese blends of tea and nuts called Leicha.

The most popular tea of this region is Oriental Beauty Oolong Tea (Dongfang Meiren or Dong Fang Mei Ren), also known as Eastern Beauty, Bai Hao, Silver Tip Oolong, Silver Tip Formosa, Dong Feng Mei Ren, Peng Feng, Pong Fong and Braggart's Tea.