2005 Nantou Aged Oolong

2005 aged Nantou Oolong - dry leaf

This Oolong came to me in the form of a 3 gram free sample that was kindly included in a recent purchase I made over at House of Tea.

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2013 Xiaguan T8653

Xiaguan T8653 - wrapped

I’ve actually had this cake for some time now. I bought it in January 2017, after spotting it on the old Canton Tea site.

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2015 Dayi V93

Menghai V93 - wrapped

I found this 100 gram tuo at local tea shop Möllans Te.

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Easy Come, Easy Go…

Chinese tea mug

…or “The Perils Of Charity Shop Teaware Purchasing.”

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Jeju Do Sejak

Sing Korean Sejak - dry leaf

Regular readers might remember that some time ago I popped over the Öresund strait and paid a day visit to Copenhagen in search of interesting leaves and cool tea toys.

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The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane front cover

I first heard about this book when it was recommended on some tea discussion forum or other, probably the /r/tea sub-Reddit.

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2015 Nepal Himalayan Flowery

Nepal Himalayan Flowery - dry leaf

My stash is quite modest compared to some folks – I guess that on average I have about 20-something teas in at any given time – and yet sometimes teas still get bought, sampled, and then quietly forgotten about.

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