It is definitely the most luxury tasting I’ve ever made!!!
2013 Nantou Global TeaExpo from 5th, Oct., 2013 ~27th, Oct., 2013 is holding a “Golden Tasting” event, offering 17 different exquisite Taiwanese teas to taste, 10 teas per time, only cost NTD100. It makes a pretty good deal…
In 1983, Mr. Wu acted as a Judge in a national tea competition held in Nantou, Taiwan. In each stage, after Mr. Wu finished his evaluation, he would let his 3 apprentices to give a try of the teas. When it come to the final 5,
Rise from the Ashes of the Phoenix – the black tea of Yuchi (Sun Moon Lake)
Many of you may be familiar with the Ruby Black (Taiwan Tea #18) at Sun Moon Lake if you are a fan of black tea. However, fewer people know about the story behind it. As the subtitle saying “Rise from the Ashes of the Phoenix”, it is not only a story of the rise and fall of black tea in Yuchi Township, but also a story of people strove forward when it seemed no hope at all. Continue reading →
Previously, I talked aboutmy plan to visit Taiwan’s biggest tea plantation area (Mingjian). Mingjian is being responsible for more than 50% of tea production in Taiwan. The importance of Mingjian’s Tea to Taiwan is like Languedoc-Roussillon’s Wine to France, which produces more than a third of wine production in France. I personally love the wine from Languedoc-Roussillon area due to its diversified variety, stable quality and acceptable price. The Tea from Mingjian is just like this. So I choose Mingjiang as my first stop of tea trip in Taiwan. Here I come, Mingjian!!! Continue reading →