• Reviews

    Teagora Tieguanyin Oolong – Premium

    Country of Origin: China Leaf Appearance: deep green, tightly rolled Ingredients: oolong tea Steep time: 30 seconds Water Temperature: 200 degrees Preparation Method: porcelain gaiwan Liquor: gold Tie Guan Yin is one of those few teas that you can reliably find a drinkable version for a reasonable amount. When I need a tea  to use as an every day drinker or for making iced tea, this is something I definitely look for. This sample that I received from +Teagora Teas is a great example of that. It was smooth and buttery with a lingering orchid aroma. I really liked that this tea had some roast to it since I’m not a fan of the neon green…


  • Reviews

    Teagora Biluochun Green Tea

    Country of Origin: China Leaf Appearance: jade green, curled Ingredients: green tea Steep time: 1 minute Water Temperature: 17 degrees Preparation Method: glass test tube steeper Liquor: very pale green The winter weather had me craving a touch of spring so I grabbed this sample from Teagora out of my “to do” bin. I love that they displayed the name of the grower on the tin. The dry leaves were fairly large compared to many other Bi Luo Chun that I have tried but its important to remember that this name refers to the making method and does not indicate much else. Most companies do not do this but I think it’s important…