da hong pao

What Should It Taste Like: Da Hong Pao

by Jason Walker on April 15, 2013

in how to, origin, wulong/oolong

Part of a series: What Should It Taste Like? One of the challenges of shopping for teas online is knowing whether you are getting the kind and quality of tea that you should expect. This challenge becomes even more compounded when you have never tasted a certain kind of tea before, or are not sure […]

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2011 Spring Zheng Yan Imperial Medium Roasted Da Hong Pao Origin: Wuyi, Fujian Province, China Harvest: 2011 Spring  Price (as of post): 15 g = $5.70 .   2011 Spring Ban Yan Imperial Medium Roasted Da Hong Pao  Origin: Wuyi, Fujian Province, China Harvest: 2011 Spring Price (as of post): 15 g = $4.00 . Sample […]

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. Does the success of a tea inevitably lead to its degradation? Such a case could be made of some teas of Wu Yi Mountain (武夷山) in Fujian Province. The region is home to several classic and popular wulong teas. Da Hong Pao (大红袍), Shui Xian (水仙), and Tie Luo Han (铁罗汉) are just a […]

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. Comment: some nice roasty character, but still lacking some character . Score: 88 Price (as of post): 0.5 oz = $7 . Sample provided by California Tea House. Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Want to see a tea reviewed? Contact […]

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Walker Tea Review 371 China Cha Dao 2011 Da Hong Pao. strong, dominating roasted and heat character

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Tea Review 346: Seven Cups’ Da Hong Pao

by Jason Walker on April 19, 2011

in 92-95, Chinese, wulong/oolong

Comment: very good character, but a little light in the aftertaste . Origin: Fujian Province Harvest: April – May 2010 Score: 92 Price (as of post): 25 g = $12.88 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Operated by Jason Walker. Subscribe […]

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. Comment: texture and aftertaste balance well . Origin: Wu Yi, Fujian, China Score: 90 Price (as of post): 2 oz = $36 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Operated by Jason Walker. Subscribe in a reader or by email

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