Home Roasted Gaoshan Oolong!

It’s been an interesting week! I’ve tried three home roasted teas in one week (I tried one of them accidentally, which someone (you know who you are) finds hilarious! This is the third of the teas. This is a high mountain oolong I picked up at the airport in Taipei on the way back from […]

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On Tea Exoticism and Romance.

Many Western tea heads really fall in love with the exotic nature and novelty of Chinese and Japanese tea culture, to the point where they think tea is above issues that affect other products in our world. In reality, tea is an agricultural product. Tea and teaware are both major businesses, and not just in […]

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