Jason Chen. "A Tea Lover's Travel Diary" focuses on two very special teas: Phoenix Single-Tree Oolong and Tie Kuan Yin Oolong. The 232 pages of this large-format paperback are filled with a great deal of information about tea and the particular growing regions and methods that produce these two famous Chinese teas. Photographs are luxurious and...
Benshan (本山) refers to a tea-plant cultivar from Anxi county, Fujian province, China. The leaves and stems of this cultivar tend to be strong and leathery. Most Benshan oolong, including ours, is lightly oxidized and minimally baked resulting in a golden-yellow color and floral aroma. Our Benshan was grown without pesticides at a high-elevation tea...