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Tea Leaf Grading – Outside of China

In the tea industry, tea leaf grading is the process of evaluating products based on the quality and condition of the tea leaves themselves. The highest grades are referred to as “orange pekoe”, and the lowest as “fannings” or “dust.”

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Another Tea Garden Beating the Odds

One of our goals as a tea company is to bring you fine teas that may otherwise go unnoticed. Often, these are teas from companies whose products are rarely seen outside their own country. Other times, these teas are the … Continue reading

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Fengqing February #3: Fengqing Golden Buds Black Tea

This tea is even another step up from the straight black tea we posted about here and the Classic 58 version we posted about here. Your best sipping is yet to come, and sipping is definitely recommended to assure you … Continue reading

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