Naivetea

Best Teas, Damned Lies, and Stastics

by Jason Walker on February 13, 2013

in Member Content

. Who has the best teas? This question gets asked by WTR readers at one time or another. I decided look at the Scoresheet and try to answer that question from a more objective approach. The results may be surprising. Take a look:

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Taiwan Oolongs from Tea Magazine

by Jason Walker on January 18, 2013

in origin, Voices of Tea, wulong/oolong

. In case you haven’t seen the latest edition of Tea Magazine, there’s lots of interesting stuff on Taiwan oolongs. Austin Yoder and Thomas Shu reveal the beauty of some of Taiwan’s tea growing regions and the teas they produce. Yoder especially gives a feel for the people and places he has walked among. But […]

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. Tea Bloggers’ Choice Awards Winners 2012 Unblended/Unflavored Black: Teavivre Yunnan Dian Hong Golden Tip Blended/Flavored Black: Harney & Sons Earl Grey Supreme Unblended/Unflavored Green: Den’s Tea Gyokuro Kin Blended/Flavored Green: Aiya Tea Matcha Infused Sencha Unblended/Unflavored Oolong: Teavivre Jin Xuan Milk Oolong Blended/Flavored Oolong: Naivetea Lychee Oolong Unblended/Unflavored White: Rishi-Silver Needle Premium Blended/Flavored White: […]

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Tea Review 300: Naivetea’s Li Shan Oolong

by Jason Walker on December 22, 2010

in 92-95, wulong/oolong

. Comment: elegant smoothness melds with gummy sweet aftertaste and rounded aromas. 15% off with code: jasonwalker. . Origin: Li Shan, Taiwan Score: 92 Price (as of post): 2oz = $34 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Operated by Jason Walker. Sample […]

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Tea Review 296: Naivetea’s Shan Lin Shi

by Jason Walker on December 14, 2010

in 90-91, wulong/oolong

. Comment: gentle flavor and aroma,  but rich texture and heavy, lasting aftertaste. 15% off with code: jasonwalker. . Origin: Shan Lin Xi, Nantou, Taiwan Varietal: Qing Xin Score: 91 Price (as of post): 2oz = $26 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea […]

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Tea Review 280: Naivetea’s Mu Zha Tie Guan Yin

by Jason Walker on November 3, 2010

in 92-95, wulong/oolong

. Note: a honey-glazed celebration of toasted o’s heated over a sweet wood chips. 15% off with code: jasonwalker. You can also find the Tea Map here. . Score = 93 Price (as of post): 2oz = $34 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews […]

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Tea Review 267: Naivetea’s Da Yu Ling Oolong

by Jason Walker on October 5, 2010

in 85-89, wulong/oolong

Note: a fine example of the under-appreciated value of aftertaste; great lasting character. . Score = 89 Price (as of post): 2oz = $38 . 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 by Naivetea. Subscribe in a reader or […]

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