Firstly let me wish you all a Happy New Year as we have recently entered The Year of the Sheep on the Chinese Zodiac. The Year of the Sheep starts from Feb. 19, 2015 (the Lunar New Year / Spring Festival of China) and lasts to Feb. 7, 2016.Also known as Year of the Goat or Year… Continue reading Yunnan Sourcing Premium Plan Club – February 2015
From time to time I like to relax by browsing tea on eBay and looking for anything unique, imported or cheap. A few months ago I found a company called Royal Tea Bay situated in China that sells a large variety of different teas at a reasonable price. I was lucky enough to win a Yunnan… Continue reading Yunnan Aged Puer Tea Cake from Nanpu Factory
“Tea … is a religion of the art of life.” ― Kakuzō Okakura, The Book of Tea There is only one thing more splendid than the ritual of preparing Pu Erh and that is the enjoyment of drinking Pu Erh. It completes my day and nourishes my soul. That is why I am very thankful… Continue reading Nan Nuo Mountain Sheng Pu Er – 2007
A few months back Pekko Teas were having a half price sale so I placed my first order with them, they were kind enough to send me a 12g sample of their Young Pu Erh. From looking at the tea I can tell it’s a Ripe Pu Erh abd as stated it’s young meaning it’s… Continue reading Young Pu Erh – Pekko Teas. Gaiwan style.