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.

5 teas win stars from Great Taste Awards 2020

Great Taste Awards 2020 – Five of our teas win awards!

Great Taste, the world’s most trusted food and drink awards, has announced its stars of 2020. Out of 12,777 products sent in from 106 different countries, five Curious Teas were awarded Great Taste awards. Our Special Da Hong Pao, Yin Zhen Guangxi Silver Needle, Ashikita Yabukita Wakocha and Matcha Genmaicha…
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Blog - Darjeeling Gopaldhara Second Flush

September 2020 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the September 2020 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 Taiwanese High Mountain oolong from Meishan that has a characteristically…
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Blog - Dian Hong Jin Ya Golden Buds

July 2020 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the July 2020 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 Yue Guang Bai White Moonlight Cake pressed white tea from Yunnan Province…
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Tibetan Tea Xiao Bing Zang Cha Dark Tea

April 2020 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the April 2020 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 an unusually dark-looking heavily roasted green tea from Japan that consists solely of…
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