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Ever Tried a Tea from Grand Tea? We did! 2016 Shi Feng Supreme Dragonwell from Grand Tea

Shi Feng Supreme Dragonwell from Grand tea is a hand-processed green tea from China. Each of the light green leaves are roasted and hand-flattened into perfect little ovals. The first scent that comes forward in the dry leaf is an almost-floral, dark chocolate flavor. Beneath that first chocolate note, there are starchy tones of toasted rice. I was careful with the temperature of my water to keep from burning the tea leaves, which makes all the difference with green teas. This tea brews up pale yellow and tastes much brighter than the dry leaf smelled. There are citrus and mineral Read More

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Shi Feng Supreme Dragon Well Green Tea from Grand Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Where to Buy:  Grand Tea Tea Description: Dragon Well is a most celebrated green tea in China, the name comes from the town Lung Ching which means Dragon Well in direct translation. In recently research shows that fresh green tea, particularly in young buds contains high levels of antioxidants, and is very good for the skin and has anti-cancer properties. EGCG and theanine exist in the highest concentration in these young tea buds. Typical for Shi Feng Dragon Well is the yellowish green leafs, sweet with a hint of chestnuts like fragrance and refreshing aftertaste. Read More

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Green Dan Cong Oolong from Grand Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Grand Tea Tea Description: 2014 Spring Limited Edition: Green Dan Cong Green Dan Cong is unusual light oxidized (approx.8%) and incredibly floral. The taste of it reminds of high grade green tea which is refreshing, pure and sweet. Because Green Dan Cong is so delicate and fresh, the best way to preserve the flowery aroma would be keep it air tight in the refrigerator. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Mmm!  SO GOOD! This Green Dan Cong Oolong from Grand Tea is the best Dan Cong Oolong that I can remember ever tasting. Read More

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2014 Zhi Lan Xiang Dan Cong Oolong Tea from Grand Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Grand Tea Tea Description: Zhi Lan Xiang Dan Cong Limited Stock Dan Cong is family of stripe-style oolong teas from Guangdong Province. Dancong teas are noted for their ability to naturally imitate the flavors and fragrances of various flowers and fruits, such as orange blossom, orchid, grapefruit, almond, ginger flower, etc. This particular Zhi Lan Xiang Dan Cong oolong has a lovely aroma and a sweetness reminds of honey. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: It’s Oolong time!  Oh, happy day, today I’m drinking this delightful Zhi Lan Xiang Dan Cong Read More

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Supreme Bi Lu Chun Green Tea from Grand Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Where to Buy:  Grand Tea Tea Description: Grand Tea’s Supreme Grade Bi Lu Chun consist of 1-2 cm size buds. As expected from such top notch tea, the flavor is smooth, light and delicate. The distinct sweetness from the bud make it really stand out. Due to the very high demand of high quality tea in China, such small quantity fine tea usually never leave China and reach the mass market. We are fortunate to have 20 kg of this very best Green tea. So don’t wait to long before order, I promise it won’t last very Read More