Monthly Archives: February 2020

Bai Hao Hong Cha

The purchase of this tea, part of my February black tea mini-haul, was inspired by the Panyong Golden Needle that came my way as part of the L├╝beck Haul, which made me want to further explore the black (red tea/hong … Continue reading

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The Tea Library – Infused: Adventures In Tea

I ordered this book at the same time as “Tea: A Nerd’s Eye View“, but due to it not being in stock the day all the right buttons were pressed I’ve only just recently got my paws on it.

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Kocha Satsuma

This is the other set of Japanese leaves that I bought in my recent four black teas mini-haul.

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The Tea Library – Tea: a Nerd’s Eye View

I can’t for the love of me remember where I first heard about this book – all I know for sure is that suddenly everyone in the Teaosphere seemed to be talking about it.

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Kocha Benifuki

This is the first post about the four black teas (two from Japan, and two from Fuding in Fujian province of China) that I recently purchased over at House of Tea.

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Back In Black

The other day I jemmied the padlock off the coffer housing the tea purchasing pennies, and had a peep inside.

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2009 Pressed Oolong

In poker you have to play the hand you’re dealt with, and the same can also be said of tea sessions.

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