Thursday, January 24, 2013
The technic of producing toucha start during the Tea Horse Route where the transportation of tea tea are by horse, camel n waterways etc..going through very harsh climate, clod, hot, raining seasons, as such thye tea are spoilt before reaching its destinations..
Toucha shape n technic develope n use over hundred years enbale it with stand such harsh weather till it reaches it final destinations, therefore become famous n lvoe by tea mercahtns during the ming dynasty...this special commemorative green box, purple words wrapper was prdouce for the offcial recogniseation by the China government in 1902 but it takes till 2012 May to produce..
Monday, January 21, 2013
Lao char tea test tasting room inside inner portion of the shop, spacious with comfortable arm chair to relax for tea tasting beside friendly Cody..
This mushroom in wooden box taste good enough for me but no stock yet, most likely can't get it according to Cody..
Below mooncake tea,doesn't look like moon cake at all, just like any tea in round container, maybe next mooncake festival 2013, they colobrate with mmon cake manufacturers to produce a monn cakes with Xiaguan tea as main ingredient.