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Introduction to Yunnan Tea

Tea horse road Lijiang, Yunnan, China

Introduction to Yunnan Tea: from Yunnan province in south-west China Yunnan is a region having a border with Laos and Burma, extending north towards the Himalayas. This borderland is a craggy, mountainous area of thick jungle. It is considered the birthplace of tea with native tea trees growing wild – some reputed to be as[…]

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The Health Benefits of Japanese Green Tea

Japanese Green Teas

The Health Benefits of Japanese Green Tea: they have a formidable reputation. From the late nineteenth until the mid twentieth centuries Japan did produce some black tea but this ceased in the face of competition from new tea producing areas of the world. Originally, its tea making techniques and philosophy came from China but this has[…]