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Golden Monkey from Tea N Joy. . . .

Today’s tea sample is from a company called Tea N Joy. I’ve never tried teas from this tea company before, so I’m excited to see how it goes! This should be fun! So I steeped this tea for around 2.5 minutes, using a heaping 1/2 tbsp and 10 oz of near-boiling water. It started to give off a nice malty smell right away. I should describe the tea leaves, too; they’re big, well-defined, long twisty thin leaves with gold tips! Wonderful. They look very high-quality. I love it when my tea has entire tea leaves in it, especially when they’re Read More

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Superfine Tan Yang Gong Fu Black Tea from Teavivre

Tea Information: Leaf Type: Black Where to Buy: Teavivre Tea Description: Origin: Tanyang Village (坦洋村) in Fu’an, Fujian, China Ingredients: Tea buds with pure leaves Harvest time: May, 2012 Taste: It presents slight aroma of sweet potato when brewed; tastes smooth and mellow with sweet aftertaste Being the first one among Fujian’s three best Gong Fu Black Teas (Bai Lin Gong Fu, Zheng He Gong Fu, Tan Yang Gong Fu), Tan Yang Gong Fu Black Tea has tight and thin leaves, looks glossy, which could be seen from TeaVivre’s product photo. When looking at this tea, the golden pekoe is particularly eye-catching, Read More