Category Archives: Taiwanese oolong

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: The Jade Leaf – Qi Lai Shan High Mountain and Zhen Cong Tie Guan Yin Oolong

Website: The Jade Leaf Facebook: The Jade Leaf Company location: Taipei, Taiwan The Jade Leaf recently launched its new website, and you can now view all the teas and teaware that it stocks and order online. The website is extremely … Continue reading

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REVIEW: What-Cha – Taiwan Oriental Beauty Oolong

Tea and origin: Oolong tea from Wushe Garden, Nantou, Taiwan Roast: 0% Oxidation: 60% Twitter: @What_Cha_Tea Facebook: What-Cha Link to Oriental Beauty Today I’m reviewing a very special oolong available at What-Cha. What makes this oolong so unique is that the leaves are bitten … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Tea Masters – 2013 Winter Hung Shui Oolong Shan Lin Xi

Tea and origin: Medium roasted oolong from Shan Lin Shi, Taiwan. Harvested on 7 November 2013 Twitter: Tea Masters Blog: Tea Masters Link to 2013 Winter Hung Shui Oolong I would have considered myself fairly ambivalent about roasted oolongs a year ago. … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Tea Masters – 2014 Spring Manzhong Baozhong

Tea and origin: Light to medium oxidised organic oolong tea from near Pinglin, Wenshan, Taiwan. Harvested on 21 April 2014. Twitter: Tea Masters Blog: Tea Masters Link to Spring Manzhong Baozhong I’ve tasted a handful of Baozhong teas over the past couple … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Ten Ren Tea: New Spring Oolong (2014)

Tea and origin: Oolong tea from Taiwan Purchased at: Ten Ren Tea (Chinatown, New York City) Last month I wrote about my visit to a Ten Ren shop in New York. I was impressed by the selection of teas in … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Tip Top Tea – Hong Shui Oolong (2013)

Tea: A 40% oxidised oolong from Lugu village, Nantou County, Taiwan Sample provided by: Whittington’s Tea Emporium Twitter: @WTEmporium Facebook: Whittington’s Tea Emporium Link to Hong Shui on Whittington’s Tea Emporium website Dry leaf: – The dry leaf consists of … Continue reading

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