Jasmine Snow Bud “Me Li Xue Ya” Series

Life is funny sometimes. I really didn’t care for this tea, but the art it inspired is another story. I’m really happy with this series and feel like I’ve grown a bit as an artist with it. Of course, there’s always room for improvement, but other than one piece in the series they all came Continue reading Jasmine Snow Bud “Me Li Xue Ya” Series

Hubei Province Keemun Ji Hong Series (Upton Tea Imports)

Happy New Year! I’m so excited about 2019. I have lots of goals and plans to keep up with this year, one of which is to stay connected to and evolving my art. This blog will help with that. I’ve also a new story Dark Matters that I’m going to complete the first draft on Continue reading Hubei Province Keemun Ji Hong Series (Upton Tea Imports)

Tea Gong-Go Tasing Review – Fengqing Dragon Pearl Black Tea (Teavivre)

Gong-Go Rating: ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ Results:ย A versatile rich tea fit both for that afternoon pick-me-up & a relaxing cup after a hard day. Full of caramel & chocolate notes, the beautiful pearl shapes are a smart choice when introducing loose tea to first-time drinkers. Vendor: Teavivre Tea:ย Fengqing Dragon Pearl Black Tea Type: Black Origin: Lida Ecologic Tea Continue reading Tea Gong-Go Tasing Review – Fengqing Dragon Pearl Black Tea (Teavivre)

Tea Gong-Go Tasting Review – Huang Shan Mao Feng (Teavivre)

Gong-Go Rating: ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ Results:ย A vibrant green tea great for winding down your day or as a nightcap. Its sweet hay & alfalfa aroma are followed by a tangy vegetal flavor. The silky smoothness of this tea makes it a great choice for those who have stayed away from green teas due to bitterness. Vendor: Tea Continue reading Tea Gong-Go Tasting Review – Huang Shan Mao Feng (Teavivre)

Palace Ripened Pu’erh Brick Tea 2007 Series

I took more time on this series than any other so far. New to brewing and drinking pu’erh tea, it took me more than one try to get it right and the number of infusions you can get out of one batch of tea leaves is substantial. I’ve a growing appreciation for pu’erh and find Continue reading Palace Ripened Pu’erh Brick Tea 2007 Series