Gaiwan Snobbery?

Some people think that those of us who find a gaiwan awkward to use are feeble-minded and lacking in knowledge of “the leaf” (tea leaves from the Camellia Sinensis plant). Is this snobbery or just a sign of clinging to traditional methods? It could be both, depending on the person saying it. Recently, I commented …

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Review — White Monkey Paw Green Tea

Name: White Monkey Paw Brand: English Tea Store Type: Green tea (Yes, I know the name makes it sound like a white tea, and indeed those fuzzy tips make it look like a white tea, but, in fact, this is a green tea.) Form: Loose leaf Review: I love the look of these long, curly, …

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