The Last Dragon

What-cha's Jingmai Moonlight White Dragon Balls

This weekend our extended clan gathered at the family house in the country for a double birthday celebration.

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White2Tea 2016 Sister Brother – Part 1

White2Tea 2016 Sister Brother - in bamboo wrapper

Just the other day I was sat at our kitchen table, gazing out to sea, when I got a sudden craving for a sheng session.

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Ren Shen Oolong

Ren Shen Oolong - dry leaf

I bought this tea back in May, at the same time as the Bergamot Oolong I wrote about in June.

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Summer 2019 – Öland

The beautiful island of Öland was our final port of call on this year’s summer holiday.

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Summer 2019 – Dave and the Killer Kettle

Well, our Summer trek for this year has entered its final week.

Mrs. Teaist and Teaist Junior fancied some pool-based action, so we headed off to Ronneby and its famous spa hotel, Ronneby Brunn.

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Summer 2019 – Paging Dr. Shou

Personally, I blame the sea air.

In my experience it makes everything taste at least 20% better, and gives me a raging appetite that would shame a hippo that hadn’t eaten in a fortnight.

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Summer 2019 – The Strange Case of the Disappearing Flavours

“Where are the berries?”, said Mrs. Teaist. “You did, did you not, promise me berries?”.

She was right. I had, and there weren’t any.

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