Tag Archives: Taiwan

TEA REVIEW: Global Tea Hut – Summer 2015, “Elevation”: Big-leaf Red Tea, Sun Moon Lake, Taiwan

Website: Global Tea Hut Twitter: @GlobalTeaHut Facebook: Global Tea Hut Instagram: globalteahut Blog: Global Tea Hut: Tea & Tao Magazine Company location: Miaoli, Taiwan I am very grateful to Jaye (@CardiffTeaCup) and Paul (@paullovestea) for graciously sending me a gift … 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: Tea Masters: 2014 Spring Xue Li

Tea and origin: Hand-harvested green tea from Gankou, southern Taiwan (March 2014) Twitter: Tea Masters Blog: Tea Masters Link to Xue Li I recently heard from Stéphane Erler at Tea Masters about reviewing some tea. Stéphane not only writes a brilliant … 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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REVIEW: Green Terrace Teas – Li Shan High Mountain Oolong (2014)

Tea: Lightly oxidised oolong tea from Lishan, Heping District, Taichong City, Taiwan (spring harvest 2014) Sample provided by: Green Terrace Teas Twitter: @greenterracetea Facebook: Green Terrace Teas Link to Li Shan Oolong on Green Terrace website Over the past couple … Continue reading

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