Canton Tea

Tea Store Evaluation- Canton Tea Co

by Jason Walker on June 13, 2012

in review, Voices of Tea

Part of a series on evaluating online tea stores. A look at Canton Tea Co. in the areas of quality, selection, and tea community. Quality:  Of the teas I have reviewed from Canton,  the majority of them were on the higher end of the score scale. And it wasn’t just me who thought so. Their teas […]

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Tea Review 396: Canton’s 2011 Special Puerh

by Jason Walker on December 19, 2011

in 90-91, Chinese

Comment: even though this is a young, raw (sheng) pu’er, it already exhibits a smoothness and more rounded profile than many others in its age/category. . Origin: Yiwu Mtn, Mengla, Yunnan Province, China Harvest: Sp 2011. Da Ye varietal, Grade 6 leaves Score: 90 Price (as of post): 10 g = $6.23 . Sample provided […]

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Tasting Comparison: Dancong Black

by Jason Walker on September 30, 2011

in black, Chinese

. Comment: a fork in the road here. The tangy, fruity zest of wulong, or the dark chocolate bittersweet. . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Operated by Jason Walker. Samples provided by Canton Tea Co and China Cha Dao. Subscribe in […]

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Tea Review 377: Canton’s Superior Bai Lin Gong Fu

by Jason Walker on September 23, 2011

in 90-91, black, Chinese

. Comment: beautiful leaves with sweet, malty notes . Origin: Tai Mu Mtn, Fuding, Fujian Harvest: Spring 2011 Score: 90 Price (as of post): 10 g sample = $6.98 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Operated by Jason Walker. Sample provided […]

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it was not until I let this tea cool to room temperature that I discovered any noteworthy texture or aftertaste.

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Tea Review 373: Canton’s Long Jing (Shi Feng #43)

by Jason Walker on September 7, 2011

in 92-95, Chinese, green

Walker Tea Review 373 Canton Long Jing Shi Feng 43 excellent combination of complexity and intensity

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Tea Review 370: Canton’s Dan Cong Black

by Jason Walker on August 24, 2011

in 85-89, black, Chinese

Walker Tea Review 370 Canton Dan Cong Black. lacking a certain level of assertiveness

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