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Tea sourcing batch n.239 - Teas from Japan - Kabusecha Gounpou, Kyoto Prefecture

We always source teas very carefully! No matter what kind of tea it is or for who it is. With our ruthless eyes, sinister noses and intense taste buds we take our job seriously. We take NO excuses, No political sides, No influence from previously excellent plantations or batches, No influence from famous legends, famous locations or even price in consideration. Our minds are clear as the sky (not Scottish!) and our tasting sheets are empty..... awaiting the verdicts. We briefly scan the dried leaves first and smell the fragrance, yet we know not to conclude all our hopes, wishes and scores at this point as appearance is not all that important (it is but even ugly tea can taste...

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Tea sourcing batch n.239 - Teas from Japan - Gyokuro Yame

We always source teas very carefully! No matter what kind of tea it is or for who it is. With our ruthless eyes, sinister noses and intense taste buds we take our job seriously. We take NO excuses, No political sides, No influence from previously excellent plantations or batches, No influence from famous legends, famous locations or even price in consideration. Our minds are clear as the sky (not Scottish!) and our tasting sheets are empty..... awaiting the verdicts. We briefly scan the dried leaves first and smell the fragrance, yet we know not to conclude all our hopes, wishes and scores at this point as appearance is not all that important (it is but even ugly tea can taste...

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Tea sourcing batch n.239 - Teas from Japan - Sencha from Kagoshima prefecture

We always source teas very carefully! No matter what kind of tea it is or for who it is. With our ruthless eyes, sinister noses and intense taste buds we take our job seriously. We take NO excuses, No political sides, No influence from previously excellent plantations or batches, No influence from famous legends, famous locations or even price in consideration. Our minds are clear as the sky (not Scottish!) and our tasting sheets are empty..... awaiting the verdicts. We briefly scan the dried leaves first and smell the fragrance, yet we know not to conclude all our hopes, wishes and scores at this point as appearance is not all that important (it is but even ugly tea can taste...

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Tea sourcing batch N.239 - Teas from Japan - Sencha from Schizuoka pref.

We always source teas very carefully! No matter what kind of tea it is or for who it is. With our ruthless eyes, sinister noses and intense taste buds we take our job seriously. We take NO excuses, No political sides, No influence from previously excellent plantations or batches, No influence from famous legends, famous locations or even price in consideration. Our minds are clear as the sky (not Scottish!) and our tasting sheets are empty..... awaiting the verdicts. We briefly scan the dried leaves first and smell the fragrance, yet we know not to conclude all our hopes, wishes and scores at this point as appearance is not all that important (it is but even ugly tea can taste...

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Tea sourcing - batch 235 - Ceylon New Falcon exclusive

Ceylon New Falcon exclusive is a gentle, light, fruity and honey sweet black tea. Dried Leaf: Small, broken leaves with a couple of golden tips with gentle aroma of sweet herbs and fruit.Infused Leaf: Small and reddish tiny uneven leaves with some stalks. Fruity, perfume-like and sweet aroma.Liquor: Amber-orange clear cup with delicate floral scent. Liquor light in the body with hints of green wood, spice and forest honey. Cup little bit astringent and not well balanced. After-taste very short not lingering.

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