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The Qimen That Might Have Sugar

The Qimen That Might Have Sugar

At home I tried the tea. I think it took me about two tries to really see it. This tea has a deep sugary body like I had never seen....

The Qimen That Might Have Sugar

At home I tried the tea. I think it took me about two tries to really see it. This tea has a deep sugary body like I had never seen....

Short written intro to Qimen Black tea

Short written intro to Qimen Black tea

For most people in the west, tea drinking started with black tea. But what we view black tea, is completely different from how the Chinese view it and they don’t...

Short written intro to Qimen Black tea

For most people in the west, tea drinking started with black tea. But what we view black tea, is completely different from how the Chinese view it and they don’t...

A visit to Jian Dou

A visit to Jian Dou

Today I came back from the Anxi city of Jian Dou. Jian Dou is a small village in the inner mountains of Anxi that produces Tie Guan Yin.  I spent...

A visit to Jian Dou

Today I came back from the Anxi city of Jian Dou. Jian Dou is a small village in the inner mountains of Anxi that produces Tie Guan Yin.  I spent...

Lesson in Tea Buying 3/3: Tie Guan Yin

Lesson in Tea Buying 3/3: Tie Guan Yin

For those that don't know, I am a huge fan of Tie Guan Yin and am on the hunt for a truly great Tie Guan Yin. For a brief moment...

Lesson in Tea Buying 3/3: Tie Guan Yin

For those that don't know, I am a huge fan of Tie Guan Yin and am on the hunt for a truly great Tie Guan Yin. For a brief moment...

A Lesson in Tea Buying: 1/3 White tea

A Lesson in Tea Buying: 1/3 White tea

I  don’t like to assume the worst when it comes to tea sellers. From the day I first told someone I was buying tea from farmers I was warned of...

A Lesson in Tea Buying: 1/3 White tea

I  don’t like to assume the worst when it comes to tea sellers. From the day I first told someone I was buying tea from farmers I was warned of...