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Creamy Toasted Coconut from Simpson & Vail

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy: Simpson & Vail  Tea Description: A perfect tea for afternoon enjoyment! This delightfully light tea brews to an ecru color and has the taste of baked goodies with an undertone of an earthy oolong. The rich, exotic aroma is accompanied by the smooth, delicious taste of coconut macaroon with vanilla accents. Great hot or cold. Ingredients: Oolong tea, cacao nibs organic, vanilla beans, organic coconut pieces, flavorings and blue cornflower petals. Brew tea at 195º – steep for 4 minutes. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: The other day I came Read More

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Nepal Oolong from Simpson & Vail

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy: Simpson & Vail Tea Description: Located 6000 feet above sea level, in the misty hills of Pashupatinagar, Ilam, is this family owned Organic (EU) and ISO certified garden. The teas grown here are of some of the most interesting and spectacular teas that will tempt your taste buds into new levels of enjoyment. This garden is the first one in Nepal to use the technology, machinery and expertise available from Japan. The Aarubotay tea bushes are a combination of Japanese, Chinese and clonal varieties that produce the best of Nepalese teas. Try some Read More

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Orchid Oolong from Conundrum Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy: Conundrum Teas Tea Description: This semi-balled oolong was processed with medium oxidation it has a roasted chestnut and honey flavor with a refreshing mint finish.  Balled Oolong’s are best enjoyed over multiple short infusions, as the ball unfurls throughout the steeps, different flavors are released along with the leaves.  The brewed tea has an intense yellow color and it smells like a bamboo forest filled with orchids. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: So far every tea that I have tried from Conundrum has been simply amazing. Their teas are high Read More

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Quilan Oolong from White Lion Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type: Oolong Where to Buy: White Lion Tea Tea Description: Quilan Oolong Organic Tea is a traditional oolong with a full, round, satisfying finish that connoisseurs will surely appreciate. Canister, 9oz $37.00Glass Jar, 2oz $15.95 Sample Tin, 0.7oz $4.75 25 Sachets In Bulk $16.80Silver Keepsake Tin with 18 Sachets $15.50Sample Tin with 5 Sachets $4.75 Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Quilan Oolong from White Lion Tea is scrumptious, and its organic! I love this oolong! I too am not always fond of Wuyi – I like it but this is the first one I can recall Read More