Tea Information: Leaf Type: Green (Matcha) Where to Buy: Infussion Tea Description: This is the cream of the crop of Japanese teas, imported directly from Uji, Kyoto. Tea leaves used for producing matcha are shaded for 20 days before the harvest. This guarantees low level of tannins and unusually high antioxidant, caffeine and l-theanine levels. […]
Tea Information: Leaf Type: Green Where to Buy: Infussion Tea Description: Have you ever wondered what it’s like to find refreshment just by smelling the tea? Experience it for yourself with this quality Lin Yun. Very strong taste and excellent potency. Does outstanding price/quality ratio really have to be mentioned? Learn more about this tea here. […]
Tea Information: Leaf Type: Green Where to Buy: Infussion Tea Description: The aroma of this unscented tea is delicate and insanely magnetic. Leaves and buds are rolled into small and regular “pearls” with utmost care to produce this famous Dragon Pearls tea. The resulting infusion is clean, smooth and strong. Quality of this particular batch […]
Tea Information: Leaf Type: Green Where to Buy: Infussion Tea Description: This is the tea which early harvests gets the highest prices on the market out of all green teas. It’s very potent and exquisite. The taste is uncommon for green tea with strong vegetal and nutty notes accompanied by the blissful sweetness. It’s aroma […]
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Taiwan Sun Moon Lake Ruby Black Tea (Competition Grade) from Cameron Tea
12:00 pm , September 16 , 2014
Darjeeling 1st Flush 2014 Gopaldhara Silver Needle White Tea from What-Cha Tea
12:00 pm , September 14 , 2014
Our mutual love for tea and writing about it inspired us to start this blog so that we could better share this love with others.
One thing I (Anne) learned very early on in my career as a tea artist is that everyone has different preferences, and every single tea tastes differently on every single palate. So just because one of us doesn’t happen to like a tea, doesn’t mean that YOU (the reader) will not.
We try to be as impartial as we can. We do have our favorites. We are human. But we do our very best to be as fair and as honest about a tea as we can be.
You might not agree with my assessment – or with Jennifer’s assessment – of a tea. But that’s OK… if we all liked the same exact tea – we’d only need ONE kind of tea and … wow… that sounds really boring, indeed!
What a beautiful world it is that we have so many teas to suit so many tea enthusiasts!