Category Archives: Assam

TEA REVIEWS: Five teas available at Shibui Tea

Website: Shibui Tea UK / Shibui Tea Canada Twitter: @ShibuiTeaUK / @ShibuiTeaCanada Facebook: Shibui Tea Instagram: shibuitea Blog: Shibui Tea Blog Company location: Edinburgh, Scotland / Montréal, Québec This week I’ve had the pleasure of tasting five teas carried by Shibui Tea. … Continue reading

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TEA NEWS AND TEA REVIEW: Tea Studio has a new website and a new blend

Website: Tea Studio Twitter: @teastudio Facebook: Tea Studio Instagram: tea_studio_london Blog: Tea Studio Blog Company location: London, UK As I mentioned in a review in June, things were moving and shaking at Tea Studio. Whittington’s Tea Emporium (WTE) recently merged with … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Two black teas available at Pekoetea

Website: PekoeTea Twitter: @PekoeTea Facebook: PekoeTea Instagram: pekoetea_edinburgh Company location: Edinburgh, Scotland Today I’m reviewing two Indian teas available for purchase at PekoeTea. One tea is a real go-to morning tea that is full-bodied and sure to wake you up. … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Tea People has new packaging and a new English Breakfast blend

Website: Tea People Twitter: @TeaPeopleLtd Facebook: Tea People Company location: Reading, UK Neeraj and Vishaka Agarwal set up the Tea People as a social enterprise that sends at least 50% of its to two schools in the Darjeeling region. You … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEW: Canton Tea Co – Khongea Assam Gold

Tea and origin: Clonal Golden Flowery Broken Orange Pekoe (CLGFBOP) Assam black tea from the Khongea Estate in the Sivasagar region, India Twitter: @cantontea Facebook: Canton Tea Co Link to Khongea Assam Gold Canton Tea Co is expanding the number of Assam and … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEW: Grey’s Teas – Assam Dikom

Tea and origin: Black tea from the Dikom Tea Estate, Assam, India Twitter: @greysteas Facebook: Grey’s Tea Link to Dikom I’ve lately developed a great appreciation for sweeter, lighter black teas that are best drunk without milk. When I saw this … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEW: Golden Tips Tea – Reviews of two second flush Assam teas

I’m pleased to be reviewing these second flush Assam teas today – the appearance of the dry leaf and the dry leaf aroma of these teas have perked my curiosity. Halmari is tea that I’ve tried on numerous occasions, but … Continue reading

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