Tea Drunk in the East Village. We've gone to several different kinds of places over the last few months and even took a class on matcha. Jason, one of the wizards behind the curtain at Steepster, was able to join in on the fun this time around. While everyone loves tea, most of our group is still in the beginning stages of their exploration.
I was unanimously elected to choose the teas for the evening and while a daunting task, I tried to pick the teas that suited our group's tastes but that also helped to push boundaries a bit. When we first arrived, Shunan (the owner) served everyone a cup of Big Meng Song raw puerh. Everyone hesitated a bit but they were pleasantly surprised to find that it tasted great. The teas that I selected were:
Image borrow from Steepster's Instagram since the one I took came out rather terrible. Make sure that you give them a follow!