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China is where the plant and name of tea originated. It produces more than any other country and is home to some famous and unique varieties, most notably Pu-erh.

Blog - China Anhui Lu An Gua Pian Lu'an Melon Seed Green Tea

February 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the February 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Let’s look at the four exciting new teas we’re sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a floral, lightly oxidised Four Seasons Oolong from Doi Mae Salong in northern Thailand that has a…
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Blog - Taiwan Nantou County Yuchi Assamica TRES8 Sun Moon Lake Black Tea

January 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Happy 2019 to all our friends and subscribers! Welcome to the January 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription. Let’s take a look at the four new teas we’re sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a lovely Roasted Sencha green tea from Japan…
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Makinohara Kukicha

December 2018 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Merry Christmas to all our friends and subscribers! It’s been another fantastic year here at Curious Tea. We have featured some fantastic teas this year but we have saved a couple of particularly special ones until Christmas! So welcome to the December 2018 edition of the Curious Tea subscription and…
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Blog - Bai Mu Dan White Peony King

November 2018 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the November 2018 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Let’s look at the four exciting new teas we’re sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a rare green tea from Taiwan made from a special Qing Xin sub-varietal that is renowned for…
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India Darjeeling Gopaldhara Sencha Green Tea

September 2018 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the September 2018 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Let’s look at the four exciting new teas we’re sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is Darjeeling Sencha from Gopaldhara Tea Estate, an unusual vegetal and smoky green tea made from Japanese tea…
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Darjeeling Poobong First Flush 2018 Black Tea

August 2018 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the August 2018 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Let’s look at the four exciting new teas we’re sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is Meng Ding Mao Feng from Ming Shan in Sichuan Province, a refreshing and bright green tea that…
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Blog - China Yunnan Red Dian Hong Jin Zhen Golden Needle Chinese Black Tea

May 2018 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to May 2018 edition of Curious Tea’s subscriptions! Let’s look at the four exciting new teas we’re sharing with our subscribers this month. This month we feature two teas that come from the same source in northern Thailand – green and black versions of the same tea. The first…
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