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Beijing8 Organic Lapsang Souchong

I came across this tea at a supermarket housed in a shopping mall on the outskirts of town. Advertisements

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Emona Brand Ceylon

If you’re one of those tea drinkers looking to move away from bagged teas, then this is just the kind of thing that would make a good first step.

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What-Cha Qing Mei Shan

This is yet another of What-cha’s range of sweet little 100 gram mini-beengs, and is the result of a second joint effort between Alistair of What-cha and Scott Wilson of Yunnan Sourcing.

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Hoshino Seichaen Gyokuro “Classic”

This tea formed part of my haul from Sing teahouse in Copenhagen during my recent tea-inspired day-trip to the Danish capital.

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Guang Xi Huang Ya

Maybe it’s something to do with the onset of Autumn, and a subconscious desire to hold on to the fading greenery outside a while longer, but I’ve recently gone on a bit of a lighter tea buying splurge – Japanese … Continue reading

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2007 Hua Teng Wu Liang Ripe Tuo

More often than not when it comes to purchasing tea, I’m an easy mark.

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2015 Bancha Goishicha

Bancha Goishicha is a dark or post-fermented tea from Japan. This particular tea originates from Otoyo town, which lies in Kochi prefecture on Shikoku island, and was produced in February 2015.

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