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…
Few days ago, I went to lugu and took a little detour to shanlinxi for tea garden visting. Between lugu and shanlinxi is connected by a crooked mountain road in which there are 12 turns named after by the 12 Chinese Animal Zodiac, incl. Rat, Ox, Tiger, Dragon, Sneak, Horse, Sheep, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig. Continue reading →
Thanks to Kevin who accepted my interview and provided me with valuable comments in which some I have not interpreted well in the first interview. Therefore, I am gonna reblog this with some amendments in both English/ Chinese version, in order to get this interview more close to the original. In addition, some valuable pictures will be posted here to let you guys know more about what’s in Kevin’s tea farm. Continue reading →
This is a very interesting tea I brought back from my tea trip in Mingjiang, Taiwan. Golden Jade is a mutant varietal from Jin Xuan (aka TTES#12) It was found and developed by local tea master, Mr. Chen Jinchang (陳錦昌). In 20 years ago, Mr. Chen identified a mutant variety from his Jin Xuan tea garden, and found its aroma is way different (and better) from Jin Xuan. After years of experiments and development, the Golden Jade tasted today is the 4th generation from its original version. Continue reading →