Teance Stories

Wild Mountain Herbs

Wild mountain herbs such as Xiagu Chao 夏骨草,Guanyin tree (reddish), and of course, one of the most medicinal of all... ...

From The Archives | "Ugly" Tea

The story goes that a tea farmer in Taiwan whose crop was devastated by little leaf hoppers sold his ‘ugly’ tea anyway, and at surprising reception. ...

From The Archives | Yellow Tea

Piling is one of the crucial steps for making Yellow tea unlike any other. After the high heat drying, the leaves are now very dry. ...

From The Archives | Terroir Matters

If processing is relatively standard and the producers are expert, then what differentiates one tea from another will be varietal and terroir. ...