Category Archives: Black tea

TEA REVIEW: TeaFromVietnam – Red Lily Black Tea

Website: TeaFomVietnam Twitter: @TeaFromVietnam Facebook: Tea From Vietnam Instagram: teafromvietnam Blog: TeaFromVietnam Company location: Thai Nguyen, Vietnam Red Lily is the black tea version of Golden Lily, one of four oolongs that started being developed in Taiwan in the 1950s. … Continue reading

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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 REVIEWS – New Yunnan teas at What-Cha

Website: What-Cha Twitter: @What_Cha_Tea Facebook: What-Cha Company location: London, UK What-Cha recently got in a slew of Yunnan black teas, much to my delight. Today I’m reviewing six of the Yunnans What-Cha is stocking. The dry leaf of these teas are … 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 REVIEW: White 2 Tea – Big Tree Red

Website: White 2 Tea Blog: White 2 Tea Twitter: @TwoDogTeaBlog Facebook: White2Tea Instagram: white2tea Company location: Beijing, China While White 2 Tea was set up by ‘passionate puer devotees’, they also sell some brilliant black and oolong teas. Today I’m reviewing … Continue reading

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TEA NEWS and TEA REVIEWS: Things are moving and shaking at Tea Studio

Website: Tea Studio Twitter: @teastudio Facebook: Tea Studio Company location: London, UK Exciting things are going on at Tea Studio. This month Whittington’s Tea Emporium (WTE) merged with Tea Studio. Founder of WTE, Kyle Whittington, will continue to run his very … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: 2015 spring teas at Teasenz

Website: Teasenz Twitter: @Teasenz Facebook: Teasenz Company location: Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China 2015 teas are rolling in, and Teasenz is stocking an interesting selection. Today I will review one black tea, one green and two herbal infusions harvested this spring. … Continue reading

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