Good or bad: The top 3 things we look for in good tea
We don't go through and attempt to judge/grade every single tea that we sample or check it off against some specific list of criteria. Where's the fun in that? That being said, there are 3 specific things that we do generally look for when it comes to deciding whether or not what we're drinking is in fact "good tea."
Getting into Chinese Tea: A Beginner's Guide
In this article, you'll find a few handy hints for beginners wanting to dive deeper and explore the complex world of Chinese tea.
Tian Di Ren (天地人)
A good cup of tea is the result of three elements: the heavens, the earth and the people – tian (天), di (地) ren (人)
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Harmony between nature and man
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