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    Young Mountain Tea Kumaon White

    Country of Origin: India Leaf Appearance: large, somewhat broken with visible buds Ingredients: white tea Steep time: 5 minutes Water Temperature: 170 degrees Preparation Method: glass teapot Liquor: gold When I heard the news that Tea Journey Magazine’s Kickstart campaign was fully funded I was very excited. Partly for the magazine and partly because that meant there would be some Kumaon White on its way to me soon. I had long heard tales of this tea from +Geoffrey Norman and loved it when I tried some at World Tea Expo. When I opened the bag I was struck by the intense sweet meadow aroma. It may sound strange but it reminded me of my days…