Tag Archives: hong cha

Of Mist And Melancholia

Dateline:yesterday. For once it wasn’t the cat that woke me with his hunger driven protests, but the dull bass moan of a foghorn.

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Ying Xian

Another order with House of Tea, another free sample to play with.

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Steeper At The Gates Of Dawn

Or, “Ode To Some Beautiful Leaves I Infused On My Balcony One Midsummer Morning”

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Wen Shan Ping Lin Black Tea

This was one of those impulse buys, tossed into my shopping cart during a “want!” moment of weakness when I was putting together my recent order with House of Tea that saw me also get my thirsty mitts on a … Continue reading

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Keemun Mao Feng

In my previous post I sampled House of Tea‘s Keemun Congou, which is currently battling it out with the tea featured in this post to become my early morning pre-breakfast beverage of choice once my current stocks of Bai Mu … Continue reading

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Keemun Congou

It’s been a few months since Mrs. Teaist last bought me a nice 200 gram cargo of Bai Mu Dan in Danish teashop Østerlandsk Thehus.

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Strange Days – This and That

Deja Pu The other day I had what I can only describe as some kind of a tea flashback.

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Hong Ya Revisited

Or, a tale of three biscuits. Oh, sorry, spoilers…

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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 Lübeck Haul, which made me want to further explore the black (red tea/hong … Continue reading

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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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