Tea Trips

Tag along with us as we explore the tea mountains to find our Mei Leaf teas

Falling in Love with Keemun Black Tea

Travel with us in China to learn everything about Keemun

Understanding Japanese Green Tea

Learn about the different types of Japanese Greens from field to cup.

Japanese Green tea

Step Up Your Matcha Game

Watch Matcha being produced in Japan and learn how we source our Mei Leaf Matcha.

Uji Hikari Matcha

Learning Tie Guan Yin

Join us on a tea trip to the Fujian mountains to find the best Tie Guan Yin Oolong.

Learning Tie Guan Yin Oolong

Visiting a Beijing Tea Market

Some tips to navigate those colossal Chinese tea markets without spending too much energy or money.

How To Buy Good Tea in China Tea Market

Give Good Tea for Airbnb

Giving away a little bit of True Tea to total strangers through the AirBnB network.

AirBnb Good Guest Tipping Etiquette

Understanding Dan Cong

Learn about this delicious doppleganger Oolong tea type from its source.

Wu Dong Dan Cong Phoenix Oolong Ya Shi Xiang Tea Taste

Tea Bagging in Taiwan

What's in that sack over there? Tea sweepings! So what are you going to do with this stuff?

What Is In Tea Bags

Hotel Tea Brewing in China

The biggest difference between East and West hotels is Gong Fu brewing.

Chinese Tea Hotel Culture

How to Source Quality Tea

Here is a glimpse of what we get up to on our tea sourcing travels.

How To Buy Best Tea in China

Frontier Tea - A story of sourcing in Yunnan

Read about how Yunnan perfectly encapsulates our love affair with PuErh.

Yunnan Pu Erh Tea Tour

Don't judge a tea by its packaging

For all the times you wanted to ID a tea from its packaging.

Chinese Tea Packets Meaning