Wendell

Conversation: On Lapsang Souchong

by Jason Walker on September 27, 2012

in black, Chinese, origin, Voices of Tea

. Lapsang Souchong is a tea that many people either love or despise, but what is meant by “lapsang souchong” can be widely varying. Given the range of teas that fall under the name, it is possible to loathe and relish lapsang souchong at the same time. Lapsang souchong may be one of, if not […]

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. Comment: nice, but its range is a little narrow . Origin: Castleton Estate, Darjeeling Harvest: 2012 First Flush Score: 90 Price (as of post): 4 oz = $21.50 . Sample provided by Mark T. Wendell Tea Company. Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea […]

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Tea Store Evaluation- Mark T. Wendell

by Jason Walker on May 2, 2012

in review, Voices of Tea

Part of a series on evaluating online tea stores.   A look at Mark T. Wendell Tea Company in the areas of quality, selection, and tea community. Quality:  Wendell’s teas weave between quality and value. For the vast majority of their loose leaf teas, the minimum tin size is 4 ounces. This is a relatively large […]

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. Comment: wait for that sweet surge in the aftertaste. It is worth it. . Origin: Anhui Province, China Score: 90 Price (as of post): 2 oz = $21 . Sample provided by Mark T. Wendell Tea Co. Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and […]

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Tasting Comparison: Darjeeling 1st Flush

by Jason Walker on September 9, 2011

in black, darjeeling

are the differences here more about estate or processing? The scales tip toward processing.

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Walker Tea Review 372 Wendell 1st Flush Dj Singbulli Estate the astringent bite is the right amount to balance with the intensity of aroma

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Tasting Comparison: Silver Needle

by Jason Walker on August 5, 2011

in Chinese, white

Walker Tea Review Tasting Comparison Silver Needle are you looking for intensity or complexity in white tea

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