Category Archives: Darjeeling First Flush

TEA REVIEWS: Four teas available at Valley of Tea

Website: Valley of Tea Twitter: @ValleyofTea Facebook: Valleyoftea Company location: Bruges, Belgium This is the first time I’ve had an opportunity to review teas from a Belgium-based company. Valley of Tea is an online teashop that carries a variety of black, … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Two 2015 Darjeelings at PekoeTea

Website: PekoeTea Twitter: @PekoeTea Facebook: PekoeTea Instagram: pekoetea_edinburgh Company location: Edinburgh, Scotland Some wonderful 2015 first flush Darjeeling teas have arrived at PekoeTea that are definitely worth trying. Today I’m reviewing two of these teas. These teas cup out vastly different … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: 2015 spring teas at Teabox

Website: Teabox Twitter: @TeaBoxInt Facebook: Teabox Blog: The Teabox blog Company location: Siliguri, District Darjeeling, West Bengal, India For the longest time I was a dedicated first flush Darjeeling man. Over the past year I’ve moved to the second flush … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Two 2015 teas available at What-Cha

What-Cha just got these two 2015 teas in, and I feel very honoured to taste these teas just weeks after their picking! First off, I’m going with a Ceylon tea that was harvested on 18 February at the Amba Tea Estate. … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Golden Tips Tea – 2014 Arya Ruby Darjeeling Black Tea First Flush (Organic)

Tea and origin: First flush FTGFOP1 Darjeeling tea from the Arya Tea Estate, India Harvest date: 10 April 2014 Twitter: @GoldenTipsTea Facebook: Golden Tips Teas India Link to Arya Ruby This is my first review of a tea sold at Golden Tips – … Continue reading

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TEA EVENT: Whittington’s Tea Emporium’s tea and cheese tasting

On Wednesday, 3 December, Whittington’s Tea Emporium (WTE) hosted a tea and cheese tasting event at La Cave a Fromage in Notting Hill. The owner of WTE, Kyle Whittington, along with cheese master, Alec from La Cave a Fromage, put … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Tea Experience – Darjeeling First Flush FTGFOP1 Makaibari Estate

Tea: First flush Darjeeling tea from the Makaibari Estate Sample provided by: The Tea Experience Twitter: @tea_experience Facebook: The Tea Experience Link to Darjeeling First Flush Makaibari Estate I really enjoy hearing from new tea shops and reviewing some of … Continue reading

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