A tea meditation practice is a very special, personal thing. We encourage everyone to find what suits them, and explore their minds, bodies, and love of tea individually.
The local cultivars, the unique climate and the specialized processing techniques make these teas exceptional. We’re thrilled to be able to bring them to you to enjoy. All teas that come from this estate are Fair Trade Certified, UTZ+ and Rain Forest Alliance Certified.
There are some tips and tricks for spotting quality markers if you're looking to get deeper into understanding tea and tea production. But we're still big believers that tea is all about personal taste, if you like it - it's good!
When we talk about high mountain oolongs, we're talking about tea that is grown and produced at an elevation of over 3000 feet above sea level. In Taiwan, the mountainous regions make for an ideal tea-growing environment.
Before we really started to nerd out about tea, all we knew was that it all came from the Camellia sinensis plant. That’s the tea plant, we had much that down. But, when we really got into it, we learned that it’s quite comparable to wine. All wine comes from grapes, but there are a LOT of different kinds of grapes. Just like there are a lot of varietals of the tea plant.