Tag: tea

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Let’s Make 2019 The Year of Tea!

As the year winds down I can’t help but look back on all the things that have happened this year. I changed my brand from Panda Brew Tea to Calming Leaf. I launched this online magazine and released an my eBook “On White Tea.” It’s been a lot of fun and I can’t wait keep the good times rolling into the new year!
As fun as it was this year, I am stoked about my plans for 2019. I have some big news for you all.

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Akita Super Sencha – A Super Tasty Green Tea

Akita Super Sencha is a a premium tea from China, made with Japanese style and standards. Tea was introduced to Japan by the Chinese many hundreds of years ago. This hand plucked tea uses only the finest leafs from camellia sinensis. Each leaf is examined for it’s colour, breadth and length to get an even grading.

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Tea Drunkeness

Tea drunkenness is a hotly debated topic among tea connoisseurs. Some of this debate stems from the fact that many people use the term “tea drunk” to mean different things. For some it means a hangover feeling from drinking too much tea, while for others (such as myself) it refers to the high feeling you get when consuming a lot of high-quality tea.

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Sencha Tea with Duckman aka TK Entertainer

I met with TK Entertainer for a cup of tea and listened to what he had to say about tea, life and his mission to put a smile on everyone’s face. TK: My name is TK Entertainer and I am a street performer. I play bucket drums as a busker and I travel all over the world.

My introduction to loose leaf tea.

Out of all the countless drinks around the world, I have to say that tea is my favourite. I first fell in love with tea in 2013, in China.  My friends there had introduced me to various types of Chinese tea. From sweet white tea to green tea, to the more acquired Pu’erh tea. Cha, as it is called there, had enamoured me.