Gong-Go Sessions: Hot Brandy (white2tea)

I’m ditching “tea reviews” for Gong-Go Sessions. A fellow blogger asked me the other day how Hot Brandy tasted? My answer: “Haven’t given that much thought yet. Just enjoying where it takes me.” Right then I knew I’d probably written my last review. The best tea sessions by their very nature are a journey. Whether Continue reading Gong-Go Sessions: Hot Brandy (white2tea)

Milan White (white2tea)

Gong-Go Rating: ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ Results: Woodsy, earthy, sweet, and fruity – Milan White is everything you want in a shou mei. The added minerality of Dancong notes beefed it up a notch for a unique treat. Vendor: white2tea Tea:ย Milan White Type: White (Shou Mei) Origin:ย 2019 Harvest, Milan varietal, Guangdong Province, China Tasting:ย 7grams / 185ยฐ/ 150ml / Continue reading Milan White (white2tea)

April’s Tea Haul Recap of Seven Cups Fine Teas

Well, the first month of my new Tea Haul format has come to a close. One of my goals with dedicating each month to a new vendor is to provide a recap of my experience with their products and service. Whileย  I won’t be giving them star ratings I will touch on some specific areas:ย  Continue reading April’s Tea Haul Recap of Seven Cups Fine Teas

Gong Ting Puer (Seven Cups Fine Teas)

Gong-Go Rating: ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ Results: If you like or are looking for a cup of tea that will compete with an expresso this is it. Tar black and just as thick; its intensity is mind-blowing with a sweet funky-dankness. Vendor: Seven Cups Fine Teas Tea:ย Gong Ting Puer (Palace Puer) Type: Pu’erh (Shou/Ripe) Origin:ย 2012 – Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Continue reading Gong Ting Puer (Seven Cups Fine Teas)