Tag Archives: shou

Chocolate Shou Pu-erh

The idea behind this experiment began to take shape after I read this article on Oolong Owl’s excellent blog about Tisano chocolate tea. Advertisements

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Danyun Fairtrade T-Project

The other week Mrs. Teaist came home with a present for me, a 100 gram packet of Pu-erh that she had picked up on her way home from work.

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What-cha 2016 Yong De Ripe

If you read enough tea blogs and keep up to date with developments on the tea scene via Steepster and the /r/tea subreddit then you could hardly fail to notice that UK based tea vendor What-cha has a growing reputation … Continue reading

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You Don’t Know What You’ve Got Till It’s Gone

I had this post about 90-something percent written, but then **cue sound of brakes being applied, squeal of tyres** discovered that the tea in question, White2Tea’s house blend shou Pu-erh, known as “Old Reliable“, is now unavailable. Its thumbnail photo … Continue reading

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This and That

I punched in my PIN, and hit OK. The ATM beeped angrily back at me. Huh?

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This and That

My intention to hold a blog birthday celebratory session on Sunday afternoon didn’t go according to plan.

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2012 Xiaguan 7663 Cooked Beeng Cha

One day I was tidying up my bookmarks – I had tea related bookmarks all over the place in various folders – when I came across the bookmark for Canton Tea Co.

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