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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.

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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Kenyan Purple Varietal Green Tea

September 2015: Purple Varietal, Harendong Green, Black Pearl, Doke Black

In September 2015 we are featuring the following teas for our tea club subscription: a great purple tea from Kenya, two Indonesian teas from Harendong and a very rare Doke Black fusion. Light: Purple Varietal Green Tea and Harendong Green Oolong; Dark: Harendong Black Pearl and Bihar Doke Black Fusion;…
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Darjeeling Gopaldhara Red Thunder Oolong

July 2015: Jin Zhu Mao Jian, Jin Shan Shi Yu, Silvertips, Gopaldhara

In July 2015 we are featuring the following varieties for our tea subscription club: two special greens from Anhui in China – Jin Zhu Mao Jian and Jin Shan Shi Yu; there is the outstanding Silvertips from Sri Lanka and a strong dark oolong from Gopaldhara estate in Darjeeling. We…
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