Start with the Right Teapot
31 Dec 2018
The “teapot” as a concept is seemingly a simple device, but each individual teapot has a unique functionality directly related to its material composition and vessel form. When choosing a teapot for use or purchase there are a few factors to consider. ...Read more
New Harvest Phoenix Oolongs
10 May 2018
A few years ago, we chanced upon a hidden village deep inside the Phoenix mountain in Guangdong, China in my many years of exploring this mountain. ...
Royal Courtesan Oolong | One of the Most Unusual Teas
08 Jan 2018
One of the most unusual teas on the planet - those bitten by a tiny bug- is the Royal Courtesan oolong. A perfect storm of conditions must occur for this tea to be made. ...
Taiwan Beauty Oolong
27 Sep 2017
At the turn of the last century, a tea farmer from the center of Taiwan decided to take his bug bitten tea to the market anyway, since his livelihood depended on it. ...
High Mountain Organic Oolongs
24 Mar 2016
Before ‘organic’, there were mass produced, chemically sprayed crops. Before such industrialized production of our crops however, was traditional farming. ...