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Irish Tea For One Teapot from FineLine Teas #VeganMoFo2016

A few years ago I received this lovely teapot as a gift from my parents and I haven’t seen too many of them since I received it but recently I was online and saw it on a site and thought I would review it today.  It’s the Irish Tea For One Teapot from FineLine Teas.  Eventho this Irish Tea For One Teapot from FineLine Teas is not currently in stock I felt it was certainly worth a mention! Irish Tea For One Teapot from FineLine Teas is a decorated teapot for one (or two) and has the Irish look and Read More

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Meng Ding Huang Ya Yellow Tea from Camellia Sinensis

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Yellow Where to Buy: Camellia Sinensis Tea Description: This yellow tea composed almost entirely of buds comes from Sichuan province.Its magnificent young shoots are selected before being covered with the fine hairs typical of that grade of imperial picking! Its light yellow liquor is sweet and tasty. Bold hazelnut aromas are complemented by hints of vanilla and herbs. The finish is supported by its creamy texture and sweet taste. In the tradition of great teas – preferably to be enjoyed in a Gaiwan in a careful ambiance! Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Stream of Read More

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Huang Ya Yellow Tea from Nan Nuo Shan

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Yellow Where to Buy:  Nan Nuo Shan Tea Description: A truly original yellow tea produced according to a traditional recipe in an ancient Chinese tea region. The sprouts are picked when still tiny and tender to be carefully processed in small batches. The taste is very clear and rich, refreshing but not fresh. Warm, brisk and mineral with hints of hay and a pleasant, slightly sweet, aftertaste. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: For those of you who are familiar with my love of tea, you are probably aware that yellow tea is my favorite variety of tea.  So Read More

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Huoshan Huang Ya Yellow Tea from What-Cha Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Yellow Where to Buy:  What-Cha Tea Tea Description: A rare tea produced only a few days each Spring that features a great bamboo nose and a slight nutty taste followed by a lingering sweet after-taste. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Yay!  Yellow Tea!  It’s been quite some time since I’ve tried a “new-to-me” yellow tea for review.  Yellow Tea is my all time favorite type of tea.  I love it.  And I LOVE this Huoshan Huang Ya Yellow Tea from What-Cha Tea! To brew this tea, I used my gaiwan and measured one bamboo scoop Read More

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Temomi Shin Cha Green Tea from Sugimoto America

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Where to Buy:  Sugimoto America Tea Description: Temomi Shin Cha is one of the rarest and highest quality Japanese green teas. The word temomi means “hand-rolled”. From the meticulous picking of the best young tea leaves to the final process of kneading the leaves to fine needles, the whole practice is done by the hands of elite temomi artisans. A method used in Japan centuries ago, the temomi technique is vanishing due to the adoption of today’s machines to produce tea. Temomi Shin Cha is offered to the Japanese Emperor each year in a ceremony Read More