Friday Round Up: April 23rd – April 29th
Microwaving Your Tea, The Controversy Explained and Refuted
I’m sure you’ve all seen the article being passed around that claimed microwaving your tea made it better. Jordan at World of Tea lets us all know once and for all, this story just isn’t true.
Puer 101 – Getting to Know Puer Basics
Cody at The Oolong Drunk penned a fantastic introduction to puerh. He even covered some of the nitty-gritty stuff like gushu and tree age.
An Evening of Tea and Cheese at The French Cheese Board
I was lucky enough to attend a tea and cheese pairing event in the company of +sara shacket recently. You’ve read my report, now go check out hers.
Life and death of a tree
Tea makes people happy but sometimes it seems that people can have the opposite effect on tea trees. MarshalN shared a poignant post about a tree in Yiwu that has suffered because of tourism.
Rohini Jethi Kupi 1st Flush 2017 Darjeeling Tea from Lochan Tea
After a long break from tea reviewing, +Tea Journeyman Kevin revels in the joy that is 1st flush Darjeeling. I have to agree. There’s nothing else quite like it.