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Monthly Archives: August 2013

On August 29th of 2013, I tasted a sample of Nuwara Eliya OPA Pure Ceylon Black Tea. This sample was provided by The Tea and Herb Company Limited, located in North Mulleriyawa, Sri Lanka. According to documentation provided by my contact at The Tea and Herb Company Limited, the Nuwara Eliya growing region of Sri Lanka is located in the center of the hilly countryside, where the elevation is high. At this… Read More

On August 28th of 2013, I tasted a sample of the Teaneer Flow Green Tea. This sample was provided by Tealet Teas. To learn more about Tealet Teas and their products, please click here. This particular tea will be available during Tealet’s monthly auction in September of 2013. This tea was grown and processed by the Vijayalakshmi Natural Farm located in Nilgiris, India. According to the grower’s profile on the Tealet Teas… Read More

On July 30th of 2013, I tasted a sample of the Doke Rolling Thunder Oolong Tea. This sample was provided by Tealet Teas. To learn more about Tealet Teas, please visit their website by clicking here. Tealet has built personal relationships with tea farmers from multiple countries, including Japan, China, Nepal, Taiwan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India and Korea, as well as the United States, and continues to search the planet for high quality… Read More

On August 27th of 2013, I tasted a sample of Aged Ti Kuan Yin Oolong Tea. This sample was provided by Linda Lin from the Lin Family Farm. I am not certain if this farm has a more official name. Linda, if you read this review and have more accurate information, please feel free to comment or contact me, and I will update the post accordingly. From what I understand, the Lin… Read More

On August 26th of 2013, I tasted a sample of Uva OP1 Pure Ceylon Black Tea. This sample was provided by the Tea and Herb Company Limited, located in North Mulleriyawa, Sri Lanka. According to documentation provided to me by my contact at the Tea and Herb Company, whom I have very much enjoyed working with, the Uva tea estates in Sri Lanka were some of the original estates owned by Sir… Read More

On August 25th of 2013, I tasted a sample of Jushang Oolong tea. This sample was provided by Tealet Teas. To learn more about Tealet, please visit their website here. This particular sample of oolong tea is sourced by Tealet Teas from the Goe Tea farm in Jushang Nantou, Taiwan. According to Tealet’s grower profile on Goe Tea, the Goe family has been growing and producing oolong teas for hundreds of years… Read More

On August 24th of 2013, I tasted a sample of Ancient Black Tea. This sample was provided by Changsha Nutrahealth Bio-tech Co. Ltd. Changsha Nutrahealth is based in Hunan province, China. They specialize in a variety of industries, including the tea industry. To view their webpage, please click here. Unfortunately, I do not have much information regarding this tea. If my contact from Changsha Nutrahealth has any useful information on this tea,… Read More

On August 23rd of 2013, I tasted a sample of Spring White Tea. This sample was provided by Tealet Teas. For more information on Tealet Teas, please visit their website here. This particular sample of Spring White Tea was sourced from Hawaii Rainforest Tea in Kurtistown, Hawaii. The owner of the farm, Mr. Bob Jacobson, grows four varietals of camellia sinensis and camellia assamica and blends these four types to make this… Read More

On August 2nd of 2013, I tasted a sample of Japanese Black Tea. This sample was provided by Tealet Teas. To learn more about Tealet Teas, please visit their new and improved website by clicking here. Tealet has built personal relationships with tea farmers from multiple countries, including Japan, China, Nepal, Taiwan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India and Korea, as well as the United States, and continues to search the planet for high quality… Read More

On July 29th of 2013, I tasted a sample of Hawaiian Grown Aged Roasted Black Tea. This sample was provided by Tealet Teas. To learn more about Tealet Teas, please visit their website by clicking here. Tealet has built personal relationships with tea farmers from multiple countries, including Japan, China, Nepal, Taiwan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India and Korea, as well as the United States, and continues to search the planet for high quality… Read More