Author Archives: northernteaist

Silver Sipdown

I was running out of stash storage space, more specifically tea caddies.

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Fellow Stagg EKG Kettle

I was lucky enough to receive this wonderful (oh, erm..spoilers…) kettle as a Father’s Day present.

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End Of A Tuo

7:45 am. Early November. The day was flat and motionless, in that peculiar late Autumn way. You could just sense that the season was running out of energy, like a child’s spinning top when it starts to wobble crazily before … Continue reading

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2013 Jing Gu Xiao Fang Zhuan

This is the fourth and final review of the shou Pu-erhs I recently bought from Danish teahouse Simply Tea.

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Yunnan Yin Zhen

This was the other half of the pair of white teas I recently bought from House of Tea.

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Georgia Wild Forest White

Physics, more specifically Newton’s third law, tells us that for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction, and that’s just as true for tea as it is anything else.

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Lu An Gua Pian

I received this tea in the form of a free 4 gram sample that was included in a recent order I made over at House of Tea.

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