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Little Tong Mu Mei Leaf Tea Adventures

Little Tong Mu Tea Tasting (Mei Leaf)

Mei Leaf’s Little Tong Mu is a Lapsang Souchong from Tong Mu village. My final session with this tea was fruity, floral and even a bit sweet.

White Peony Open Pluck Mei Leaf Tea Adventures

White Peony Open Pluck Tea Tasting (Mei Leaf)

Mei Leaf’s White Peony Open Pluck is a delicious treat in the morning sun. A refreshing sweetness that transports you to a green and blooming meadow.

Guangxi Silver Needle Mei Leaf Tea Adventures

Guangxi Silver Needle Tea Tasting (Mei Leaf)

Mei Leaf’s Guangxi Silver Needle is a rewarding tea. It offers a sweetness in combination with chrysanthemum flowers and even oranges if you pay attention.

best teas of 2019 Tea Adventures

Best Teas of 2019

In this article, I discuss the best teas I drank in 2019. I picked a 2017 Silver Needle, a Yakushima Sencha and a 2003 Ban Zhang sheng puer.

Kaori Black Mei leaf Tea Adventures

Kaori Black Tea Tasting (Mei Leaf)

Mei Leaf’s Kaori Black from Japan is a refreshing tea that starts out malty and slowly changes into a sweet and fruity tea.

Mei Leaf Tea House

I visited the Mei Leaf tea house in London and had a talk with Don Mei. I asked him some questions about tea and he happily shared his wisdom.

Moonlight white mei leaf tea adventures

Moonlight White Tea Tasting (Mei Leaf)

Mei Leaf’s Moonlight White is almost like a cool and minty syrup. It’s mainly a creamy mintiness with some sweet notes at the end.

Nuzzle Diver mei leaf tea adventures

Nuzzle Diver Tea Tasting (Mei Leaf)

Mei Leaf’s Nuzzle Diver is a Sheng Puerh is all about a green creaminess. It feels like a green tea with a lot of depth to it.

Silver needle mei leaf tea adventures

Silver Needle Tea Tasting (Mei Leaf)

I opened a 2017 batch of Mei Leaf’s Silver Needle (Bai Hao Yin Zhen) and was rewarded with a subtle sweetness of meadow flowers and dry grass.

Gem juice outlaw mei leaf Tea Adventures

Gem Juice Outlaw Tea Tasting (Mei leaf)

I did a tea tasting of Mei Leaf’s Jem Juice Outlaw. It proves to be a tea of extremes! Read the article to find out why.

Jianshui teapot Mei leaf Tea Adventures

What is a Jianshui Teapot?

A Jianshui teapot is a clay teapot that is used to brew Gong Fu tea. It’s made using a blend of clays from Jianshui county in Yunnan Province.