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India produces the most amount of tea after China, but mainly produces black teas. Its most famous regions are Assam state, Darjeeling and Nilgiri districts.

India Darjeeling Gopaldhara Maharani First Flush Black Tea

October 2018 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the October 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 complex woody and vegetal Five Penny green tea from Vietnam that is plucked by local hill…
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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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Dong Cheon Tea Field, Jirisan, Hwagae Valley, Hadong County, South Korea

September 2017 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to our September 2017 edition of our tea subscription! As ever we have four new and exciting teas to share with our subscribers this month. The first light tea for September is Dong Cheon Daejak Nokcha, a wonderfully unique and unusual green tea from South Korea with a captivating…
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Taiwan Nantou Organic Mi Xian Honey GABA Oolong

July 2017 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to July 2017 Curious Tea subscriptions! As always we have some new and exciting teas to share with our subscribers this month. The first tea is a one-off Mi Xian ‘Honey’ GABA Oolong, an unusual find from Taiwan that acquired a lovely honey character from unique weather patterns in…
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India Tamil Nadu Nilgiri Frost Blue Mountain Nilgiris Parkside Estate Black Tea

March 2017 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to March 2017 Curious Tea subscriptions! We have some new and exciting teas to share with you this month. We have selected the following four teas, and unusually for us, we have included two scented teas! Khao Hom Fragrant Rice Oolong comes from northern Thailand and incorporates the unusual…
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Assam Brahmaputra Bhartia Tea Estate India Green Tea

February 2017: Assam Brahmaputra Green, Santikhiri Bai Yai, Santikhiri Black Pearls, Oriental Beauty

Welcome to February 2017 Curious Tea subscriptions! We have some exciting teas to share with you this month. We have selected the following four teas: a rare and interesting smoky green tea – Assam Brahmaputra Green; two teas from northern Thailand (a first for us) – a nutty Santikhiri Bai…
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China Xue Long Snow Dragon Green Tea

August 2016: Snow Dragon, Raw Pu-erh Pearls, Golden Snail, Darjeeling Phoobsering

It’s time for another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! We have an intriguing selection for August for you to try. We have selected the following four teas for you this month: a Chinese tea straddling the divide between white and green, Xue Long Snow Dragon; some rather large Raw Pu-erh…
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Wen Shan Bao Zhong Taiwanese Oolong

July 2016: Colombian Green, Bao Zhong, Darjeeling Castleton, Pu-erh Pearls

It’s time for another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! We have a great selection for July for you to try. We have selected the following four teas for you this month: a real champagne of teas, a 2016 First Flush Darjeeling from Castleton Tea Estate; a delicate and floral Wen…
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Bihar Doke Daimond Green

April 2016: Harendong Green, Bihar Doke Diamond, Harendong Black, Nagobilevi Black

It’s April and we have a new instalment of exciting teas for you to taste! Welcome to another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! This time we have two Indonesian teas from the organic Harendong Tea Farm, a green and a black variety of the same tea; a special hand-made green…
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Arunachal Abali Autumnal

March 2016: Kirishima Sencha, Steamed Zomba, Deep Baked GABA, Arunachal Abali

Welcome to another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! This month we have a new instalment of exciting teas for you to taste. For March 2016 we have an a delightful Kirishima Sencha green tea from Japan; an exotic Steamed Green Zomba tea from Malawi; a complex and fruity Deep Baked…
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