Tag Archives: Pu’erh

November – Tea Horse Road, Jalamteas Event in Toronto – November 7th, 10th

Posted in Explorations, Media, Mountains, Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Jingmai Pu’erh – The Mild Giant

When one is able to link a cup of tea – its leaves, strengths, and characteristics – to its origins, it creates a link that is irreplaceable. When one can link a tea to ‘its people’ that is one of … Continue reading

Posted in Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A Time of Talk … of Tea – Xishuangbanna lll

  There is always a kind of inevitability of events in China. With the rush, the masses, the intensity of purpose, things just MOVE!! There is the sense at times that the speed and lack of warning of when something … Continue reading

Posted in Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Up a Classic with a Classic – Xishuangbanna Continued

Teashops and tea cups have to at some point make way for the tea forests and fields. Fluid must give way to its ‘source’. As much as my entire being loves to be shoved into a tight little shop sipping … Continue reading

Posted in Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Tea fit for a Trek

When selecting a tea for a mountain journey – and for every mountain journey there must be a tea – there is always a moment, a question: “which tea(s) for this particular trip?” The final selection signals not only a … Continue reading

Posted in Explorations, Mountains, Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Bang Ma Sip

A little recollection of being introduced to Bang Ma tea; it contentedly remains a tea by my side on every journey since discovering it.   There are moments that hit when the head and heart – and in this particular … Continue reading

Posted in Explorations, Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jalam Teas Launch

And so, after much sipping and traveling; after obsessing on how to get teas ‘out of the bag’ from the gardens and ancient tea sources to you direct, Allen, Aurelien and myself have finally got our modest version of how … Continue reading

Posted in Explorations, Media, Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Guest Blog Post for Asha Tea House

Guest blog post for David Lau’s Asha Tea House in California on tea’s very simple and understated origins in southwestern Yunnan – Pulang Mountain – here

Posted in Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Interview with Jeff Fuchs on Tea and Co.

Pour yourself a cup of tea and click here to read more about Jeff’s very subjective views on tea.

Posted in Tea | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Latest post and video on Templar Food

Templar Food

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment