What is a cha hai? In the latest installment of Tea Nerd Dictionary I explain what they are, why they are used, and where to find one.
Did you know that genetics affects what you taste in your cup of tea? I'm diving into my Ancestry DNA test to see what my genes have to say.
One of the most common questions I get from readers is where to learn more about certain types of tea. These are some of my favorite books about puerh.
Did you know that sencha accounts for 80% of the tea produced in Japan? Learn the basics of this green that is known for its grassy aroma and deep green color.
I'm incredibly excited to announce that I am a serving as a member of the board of directors of the American Specialty Tea Alliance. Now that the cat is out of the bag, I thought that it would be a good time for me to share a bit of a Q&A about ASTA and what we plan to do.
Silver needle, Tie Guan Yin, Rougui, Bailin Gongfu! These are just a few of my favorite teas that can be foundin Fujian Province.