oolong tagged posts

Oolong refers to any tea that is sun withered and partially oxidised – it sits on a scale between green and black tea. It is Chinese for ‘black dragon’ and the finest types use unique cultivars to produce their varieties.

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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Haiwan Mini Brick Ripe Pu-erh

February 2020 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the February 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 particularly floral high mountain oolong from the famous Alishan tea growing area…
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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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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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