Tag Archives: green tea

Vietnam Suoi Giang Green Wild Tea

This tea is one half of one of my recent purchases from House of Tea.

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The Four Long Lost Samples

I was doing a bit of digital tidying up the other day, when I found a folder buried several levels down in my file system tree labelled “Samples – To Do“.

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Irma Chinese Sencha

Mrs. Teaist came across this tea in a branch of Danish supermarket Irma, and given their reputation as purveyors of good quality foodstuffs thought it worth a punt.

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Summer 2018 – Cliff Tea, Swedish Style

“Oh, there you are!”, I breathlessly exclaimed, much in the style of Alice encountering a person sized, cognisant chess piece hiding under a giant mushroom.

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Jeju Do Sejak

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

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Bamboo Shoots Guildford

During our Easter 2018 trip to England we made a day trip to Guildford.

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Expedition: Copenhagen

The other day I decided it was high time I paid another visit to Copenhagen to go tea shopping.

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Clay and Leaves

Mrs. Teaist was away for the weekend, catching up with an old friend, when she glanced in a window, and happened to see a gaiwan.

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Yamamotoyama Hoji Cha

Sometimes, when it comes to tea, I like to turn off that automatic inside-of-the-head warning mechanism – you know, the robotic sounding one similar to the ones large service vehicles sport, the one that says “Caution, the packet of tea … Continue reading

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Anji Bai Cha

There’s no doubt about it, if you’re truly serious about your love of the leaf, then Anji Bai Cha, or Anji (a county in Zhejiang province) White Tea is simply one of the teas you’re going to have to taste … Continue reading

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