white tea tagged posts

White tea is generally considered to be the minimally processed buds and leaves of the plant. It is just withered and dried, sometimes in the sun, and has a very light flavour.

Tai Ping Hou Kui Peaceful Monkey King Hunag Shan Anhui China Green Tea

December 2016: Tai Ping Hou Kui, Red Buffalo Oolong, Jasmine Silver Needle, Darjeeling Orange Valley

Here is another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! This December we have an excellent selection of fantastic teas for you to try. We have selected the following four teas this month: a modern Chinese green tea classic, the Tai Ping Hou Kui, known as Peaceful Monkey King; a wonderfully complex…
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Chinese Nu Er Huan Jasmine Girl Rings (Daughter Ring) Green Tea

June 2016: Dian Hong, Jasmine Girl Rings, Red Jade GABA, White Moonlight

Here is our selection for June’s Curious Tea subscriptions for you to try. All teas are brand new to our Curious Tea selection and are from the 2016 spring harvest. We have selected the following four teas for you this month: a classic, super smooth Imperial Dian Hong; a fragrant…
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Xue Ya Snow Bud

February 2016: Snow Bud, Mao Jian, King Pu-erh, Nandi Royal

Welcome to another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! This month we have some contrasting teas for you to taste, some of which are very much at different ends of the tea spectrum in terms of processing and flavours. For February 2016 we have an exquisite and light Xue Ya Snow…
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Tuo-cha Pu-erh

October 2015 boxes: Yin Zhen, Rohini Green, Smoked Oolong, Tuo-cha

In October 2015 we are featuring the following four very different gourmet teas: A delicate Yin Zhen white tea; the rare Rohini Green tea and complex Smoked Oolong, both from India; and our first dark tea – Tuo-cha, a type of pu-erh. Light: Yin Zhen Silver Needle and Darjeeling Rohini…
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Huoshan Huangya Yellow

March 2015 Boxes: Huoshan Huangya, Lelsa, Doomni, Autumnal Rohini

Our March boxes should be with all our UK subscribers by now and our international subscribers should be receiving them very soon. We hope you will enjoy what we have selected for you this March. We have Huoshan Huangya Yellow, Lelsa Pai Mu Tan, An Assam Doomni Special and Darjeeling…
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