Yunnan tagged posts

Yunnan is a province in southern China bordering Vietnam and Myanmar. It is famous for its black teas (dian hong) and being the origin of pu-erh.

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October 2017 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the October 2017 edition of tea subscription! As usual we have four interesting new teas to share with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this October is Jade Oolong from central Taiwan, which has a wonderful balance of buttery and floral flavours. The second light tea…
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Lung Phin Tiger Monkey Vietnam Green Tea

January 2017: Tie Guan Yin, Zhang Ping Shui Xian, Tiger Monkey, Jing Mai Purple Needle

Happy New Year! We hope that your holiday period has been a joyful one. We have selected some exciting teas to share with you in the New Year for your Curious Tea subscriptions! To start off 2017 on a high note, this January we have an excellent selection of teas…
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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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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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