Monthly Archives: March 2014

POLL: The great tea bag debate

I don’t drink teabags. This isn’t some posh thing: I just don’t like the taste of the tea that they produce, and I think all tea bags pretty much taste the same. If convenience is an issue and I have … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Temple Road Tea – Tiger Monk

Tea: Oolong tea from Nantou County, Taiwan ROC Sample provided by: Temple Road Tea Link to Tiger Monk on Temple Road Tea website Dry leaf: – The dry leaf is tightly rolled balls that are dark brown in colour – … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Tea Co – Dragon Well Supreme (Long Jing)

Tea: Green tea grown in Zhu Ji, China (near Hangzhou city) Sample provided by: The Tea Co Link to Dragon Well Supreme on The Tea Co website Dry leaf: – The dry leaf is flat, broad, and light green in … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Blue Lantern Tea – One Bush Phoenix Bird (Dan Cong) Oolong

Tea: Oolong tea from Guangdong province, China Sample provided by: Blue Lantern Tea Link to One Bush Phoenix Bird on Blue Lantern website One Bush Phoenix Bird (Dan Cong) Oolong is a very special tea that grows on ancient tea … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Blue Lantern Tea – Sencha

Tea: Sencha green tea from Uji, Japan Sample provided by: Blue Lantern Tea Link to Sencha on Blue Lantern website Dry leaf: – The dry leaf has a sweet, grassy aroma – It has a dark, rich green colour, and … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Blue Lantern Tea – Dragon Well (Lung Ching)

Tea: Green tea from Zehjiang Province, China Sample provided by: Blue Lantern Tea Link to Dragon Well on Blue Lantern website Dry leaf: – A mix of light green and dark green leaves that are full, flat and broad – … Continue reading

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TEA TOPICS: Tea People – The Film

Tea People: Film Facebook page, company website, Facebook and Twitter Tea People – The Film: Crowd funding campaign Last autumn I had the pleasure of connecting with Neeraj Agarwal, co-founder and CEO of Tea People, a tea company and social … Continue reading

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