Category Archives: YangXianXueYa

Yixing we are coming back

Just about one week to go and we’ll be back in Yixing just in time for this years tea season. I plan to pick and make as much tea as I can and I might post about it here too … Continue reading

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Chái Lín Jūn’s 2011 harvest

I finally managed to visit Chái Lín Jūn’s tea-farm just 2 days in of this years harvest. Here an impression of, no, not the high quality tea they produce there, but of the rubbish that was deemed unfit and discarded … Continue reading

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2011 Yixing Tea Harvest

This year the tea harvest started a bit later due to the weather conditions but now finally it’s time. For one reason or another I still didn’t manage to go visit Chái Lín Jūn’s tea-farm to take some pictures despite … Continue reading

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What I’ve been drinking?

Inspired by TeaChat I’ll share what I have been drinking recently. It was about one hour after lunch, and I had some excellent 2010 YangXianXueYa. YangXian is the old name for Yixing and XueYa means snow leaf. I enjoyed my … Continue reading

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