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Menghai Wangshuji Shou Pu-erh in Seventh Grade 2008 from Wymm Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Pu-erh Where to Buy:  Wymm Tea Tea Description: This shou pu-erh brews with a rich and honey flavor and long-lasting jasmine rice aroma. Full tea leaves from high mountains in Menghai County, located in west of Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture in Yunnan Province, are picked to make the tea in 2008. Pu-erh tea has the potential to ferment over time, and this tea has been post-fermented for 6 years since production. Post-fermentation gives the tea vibrant flavours and richer aroma as well as deep wine colour. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This Menghai Wangshuji Shou Read More

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Golden Monkey Superfine Grade – 2014 Harvest from Capital Tea Limited

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Capital Tea Limited Tea Description: Young, fine and tender prominently golden tea leaves with an intensely forward aroma. These leaves produce a rich, medium bodied tea liquor with a very smooth and sweet flavour that is full of finesse. This tea has a wonderful depth of flavour and is highly recommended. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Really nice!  This Golden Monkey has a rich, full-flavor that I want in my first cup of the day, the kind of tea that will help you get a move on! I received Read More

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Taiwan Sun Moon Lake Formosa Black Tea (Premium Grade) from Cameron Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Cameron Tea Tea Description:   Region: Sun Moon Lake, Taiwan Type: Black Tea Oxidation level: Fully oxidised Taste: Strong and refreshing flavour. Terroir: Sun Moon Lake is located at altitude of 700m, surrounded with mountains and lakes with remarkable environment and typical climate for growing black teas. Heavy moist and stable yearly average temperature make the tea trees grow thick and rich tea leaves which produce carmine and perfectly clear liquor. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I know I’ve mentioned this more than once, but I LOVE the teas from Cameron Tea.  They Read More

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Taiwan AliShan Jin Xuan Oolong Tea (Premium Grade) from Cameron Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Cameron Tea Tea Description:   AliShan is one the famous oolong tea growing areas in Taiwan. Located at altitude of 1500m, the mountain has a rich soil and ideal climactic conditions. The cool climate and moist from daily mists make the plants to grow very slowly and produce tender, flavourful tea leaves and buds. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Having previously reviewed Cameron’s AliShan Jin Xuan Competition Grade Oolong tea (and absolutely loving every sip of it!) I was very happy to try the Premium Grade of the AliShan Jin Xuan Read More

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Top Grade Oriental Beauty Oolong Tea from Fong Mong Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Fong Mong Tea Tea Description: Taiwan characteristic Oriental Beauty Oolong Tea, a long narrow strip like of various colors, is also called Bai Hao Oolong Tea. Bright white-tipped leaves, a symbol of high level Oriental Beauty Tea, can only be cultivated irreplaceable strong fragrance in organic ecological tea plantation. This tea, with very limited quantity, can only be produced by a senior experienced tea master at one harvest each year. Learn more about this tea here.   Taster’s Review: This is not the first time that I’ve sampled and reviewed Fong Mong Tea’s Top Grade Read More