Da Hong Pao (Yunnan Sourcing)

Gong-Go Rating: ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ Results: Aย progression of flavors, this is one of those teas that is all about the experience. Transitioning from peaty floral to mineral oaky all with a touch of smoke, YS Da Hong Poa is excellent any time of the day, but I really enjoy it as a digestif. Vendor:Yunnan Sourcingย (use this link Continue reading Da Hong Pao (Yunnan Sourcing)

Anxi Hairy Crab Mao Xie Fujian Oolong (Yunnan Sourcing)

Gong-Go Rating: ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ Results: The tenth cup was just as good as the first.ย Quintessential for floral fans; or anyone turned off by an overpowering jasmine – Yunnan Sourcing’s Hairy Crab is the tea you’ve been looking for. Vendor: Yunnan Sourcingย (use this link for $5 off orders of $50 or more) Tea: Anxi Hairy Crab Mao Continue reading Anxi Hairy Crab Mao Xie Fujian Oolong (Yunnan Sourcing)

Tea Gong-Go Tasting Review: Tie Guan Yin – Golden Moon Tea

Gong-Go Rating: โญโญโญโญ Results:ย A wonderful everyday tea with extraordinary floral notes. Reasonable pricing and fast availability of this fine oolong make it worth keeping in your cupboard for everyday use. Vendor: Golden Moon Tea Tea:ย Tie Guan Yin Type: Oolong Origin: unfortunately Golden Moon Tea does not provide any sourcing information Tasting:ย 11gram / 190ยฐ/ 10oz / Continue reading Tea Gong-Go Tasting Review: Tie Guan Yin – Golden Moon Tea

Taiwan Jin Xuan Milk Oolong (Teavivre)

Results:ย Wonderful floral notes and worth the shipping wait. I’ve put this on my reorder list. Vendor: Teavivre Tea:ย Taiwan Jin Xuan Milk Oolong Type: Oolong Origin: Taiwan Tasting:ย 5g / 212ยฐ / 125ml Average number of infusions:ย  3 Gong-Go Rating:โญโญโญ   Review: I recently received an order for Hui Kui with Teavivre and got this little free Continue reading Taiwan Jin Xuan Milk Oolong (Teavivre)