Friday, August 28, 2015

Friday Round Up: August 23rd - August 29th

Matcha Shots
+Alexis Siemons has been contributing a great series of articles to +Fresh Cup Magazine. In her latest piece she gives us all inspiration to combine matcha with fresh fruit juice. How refreshing does watermelon or honeydew sound?

Tea Review - Wymm Tea Sheng Pu-erh - 2014 Mangnuo Tengtiao
+Georgia SS of Notes on Tea reviewed one of my favorite puerh teas. I was glad to read that she enjoyed it just as much as I did.

2014 Autumn Zhang Ping Shui Xian
+Cwyn N is usually pontificating about puerh addiction but this week brings us an unusual find of compressed oolong. I've been contemplating ordering from this vendor and these will definitely find their way into my shopping cart when I finally bite the bullet.

Revisiting the 2007 Puerh Market Crash
Varat over at The Guide to Puerh Tea gives us some insight into the infamous puerh market crash. It's definitely a complex issue with many sides to it. I appreciate their inside perspective.

Steep Thoughts: Happiness of Tea
+sara shacket brings us a truly insightful post this week. I really think she hit the nail on the head when she said "However you come to tea, whatever you like about it, it's right.".