black tea tagged posts

Black tea is what has been mostly drunk in the western world. Breakfast teas, Earl Grey, Darjeeling and Assam are all example of tea leaves that have been allowed to greatly oxidise, usually after light crushing.

Blog - Assam Latumoni Tea Flowers White Tea

December 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the December 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a light and crisp Cloud and Mist green tea from Huang Shan in…
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Blog - China Yunnan Red Dian Hong Da Ye Large Leaf Assamica Black Tea

November 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the November 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a refreshingly floral Huang Jin Gui Golden Osmanthus Oolong from Fujian Province of…
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Blog - China Fujian 2019 Shou Mei Longevity Eyebrow Square Wafers

October 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the October 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a handmade Koliapani ‘Xuwola’ green tea from Assam that is surprisingly light and…
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Blog - Tenryu Yabukita Sencha

September 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the September 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a Chinese White Monkey green tea from Fujian that has unusually distinct woody…
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India Assam Latumoni Summer Second Flush Royal Gold Black Tea

August 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the August 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a lightly oxidised floral and vegetal Bao Zhong Oolong from Taiwan. The second…
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China Guangxi Province Cangwu Liu Bao Hei Cha Dark Tea

July 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the July 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a lightly oxidised Santikhiri Milk Oolong from Doi Mae Salong in Thailand that…
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Yin Zhen Yunnan Silver Needle

May 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the May 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a delicate Yin Zhen Yunnan Silver Needle white tea from Yunnan Province in…
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