Posts tagged 'Tea stories'

The Legend of Da Hong Pao Tea

The story of one of China's most famous oolong tea: Da Hong Pao.

May 11, 2022

Dan Cong Oolong Tea: Legend, History & Origin

Read about how Dan Cong tea was the elixir of the last emperor of the Song dynasty Zhao Bing and the rise of this oolong tea during the Qing dynasty lead by emperor Jia Qing.

September 30, 2019

The Legend of Silver Needle Tea: The Origin of Bai Hao Yin Zhen

Here's a story one of the white tea farmers in Fujian told us during our sourcing trip.

September 29, 2019

White Tea Legend: The Lazy Xiao Brother's Shou Mei & Gong Mei Discovery

When asked for an explanation of the name of this tea, some villagers in Fuding told us an interesting story

April 4, 2016

Tea Story: The Tale of Bi Luo Chun

Who doesn't know about Bi Luo Chun green tea!? Here's fascinating story about the origin of its name.

February 18, 2016