How to Choose a Tea Infuser/Teapot

August 17, 2014

There will likely be a never-ending cycle of new concepts and devices for steeping tea at home. Walker Tea Review covered a few of these in a 2012 comparison. Now it is time to look at the realm of 2-stage tea infuser pots. Sometimes they are called gongfu pots or tea infuser pots. Here is […]

Read the full article →

Tea Talks: Dan Bolton

August 3, 2014

I have wanted to talk with Dan Bolton for some time now. Dan is supportive of all who are tea content producers – people who write, photograph, and otherwise print/publish tea information. He tracks down the people and stories of tea across the world. And when he isn’t digging for stories in the beverage industry, […]

Read the full article →

Tea Review 535: Happy Earth’s Puttabong 1st Flush

August 2, 2014

  Origin: Puttabong Estate Harvest: 2014 1st Flush Status: Organic, Fair Trade, Rainforest Alliance Score: 89 Price (as of post): 6 cup sample = $2.50  to Walker Tea Review. Get complete access to Member Content.   Sign Up For The Newsletter. Sample provided by Happy Earth Tea. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews […]

Read the full article →

Tea Review 534: Verdant’s Master Han 2014 Wild Picked Sheng

August 1, 2014

  Origin: Qianjiazhai, Mt. Ailao National Forest Preserve, Yunnan Harvest: Spring 2014 Score: 86 Price (as of post): 1 oz = $12.50  to Walker Tea Review. Get complete access to Member Content.   Sign Up For The Newsletter. Sample provided by Verdant Tea. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Want […]

Read the full article →

Tea Review 533: Temple Road’s Crane Monk Light Oolong

July 25, 2014

  Score: 91 Price (as of post): 25 g = $8.99  to Walker Tea Review. Get complete access to Member Content.   Sign Up For The Newsletter. Sample provided by Temple Road. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Want to see a tea reviewed? Contact me: jason@walkerteareview.com

Read the full article →

Tea Review 532: Grand Tea’s Organic GABA Oolong

July 22, 2014

  Origin: Huang Shan Harvest: 2013 Score: 91 Organic: CERES Price (as of post): 25 g = $6.00  to Walker Tea Review. Get complete access to Member Content.   Sign Up For The Newsletter. Sample provided by Grand Tea. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Want to see a tea reviewed? […]

Read the full article →

Properties of Aged Wulong

July 20, 2014

Suppose a tea vendor or processor  somewhere in China or Taiwan is going through his storage room and finds a container of tea that has been sitting there for more years than he can remember. Knowing that tea cost him something, and looking to recover that cost, he comes up with an idea: “I’ll call […]

Read the full article →