Taiwan

Tea Review 546: Republic of Tea’s Wuyi Oolong

by Jason Walker on November 14, 2014

in 85-89, wulong/oolong

  Origin: Taiwan Score: 88 Price (as of post): 1.75 oz = $20.00  to Walker Tea Review. Get complete access to Member Content.   Sign Up For The Newsletter. Sample provided by Republic of Tea. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Want to see a tea reviewed? Contact me: jason@walkerteareview.com

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Using Aroma Cups

by Jason Walker on August 24, 2014

in how to, Member Content, review

If we hurry through the day, it is easy for our sensory experiences to get combined into a mishmash. In fact, a part of our brains seems dedicated to making sure multiple sensations get combined into a single memory. But the tastes, textures, and aromas we experience in tea are separate sensations, and aroma cups help distinguish […]

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  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

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Properties of Aged Wulong

by Jason Walker on July 20, 2014

in Member Content, wulong/oolong

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 […]

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Dialog: Taiwan Tea Competitions

by Jason Walker on July 6, 2014

in Member Content, Voices of Tea

Healthy competition can be a very good thing. In the case of tea farmers and producers, tea competitions can drive participants to learn more and create better teas. It can be good for tea drinkers as well. Taiwan has been organizing tea competitions for nearly 40 years, and these competitions have raised standards and improved […]

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  Origin: Mingjian Village, Nantou County, Taiwan Harvest: May 2013 Score: 88 Price (as of post): 14 g sample = $3  to Walker Tea Review. Get complete access to Member Content.   Sign Up For The Newsletter. Sample provided by Teavivre. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Want to see […]

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  Origin: Nantou County, Taiwan. Elevation: 5,250 feet Score: 86 Price (as of post): 100 g = $24.49  to Walker Tea Review. Get complete access to Member Content.   Sign Up For The Newsletter. Sample provided by Temple Road Tea. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Want to see a […]

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