The Founding of Golden Moon Tea

What makes someone start a tea business? Especially in a day and age when we've seen a number of relatively big players elbow their way to the top of the heap, not to mention what seems like a never-ending stream of smaller merchants who have also tossed their hats into the ring? For Marcus Stout, …

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Review — Rose by Golden Moon

Name: Rose Brand: Golden Moon Type: Flavored black tea Form: Loose leaf Review: For reasons that I don’t fully understand, flowers as flavors never really caught on in America. If you visit the United Kingdom, you’ll find all manner of rose and violet-based confections and chocolates in stores, but nary a whiff of these floral …

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Review — Golden Moon Irish Breakfast Special Reserve

Name: Irish Breakfast Special Reserve Brand: Golden Moon Type: Black tea, breakfast blend Form: Loose Leaf Review: I confess that I was taken aback when I first examined the dry leaves of Irish Breakfast Special Reserve. I was expecting the broken, choppy leaves of a traditional “breakfast blend”, but instead found myself inspecting long, twisty …

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Imperial Formosa Oolong — “Royal” Tea

If you want to feel like royalty, just drink the “royal” tea — Imperial Formosa Oolong from Golden Moon Tea. There was a popular series of commercials when I was a kid for a particular brand of margarine. One bite and a crown would appear on your head. I feel like that when drinking this …

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Mooning Over Golden Moon Teas

“Shine on, Harvest Moon” as the song goes, but how about “Steep on, Golden Moon”… teas, that is. The Golden Moon Tea Company has been around awhile and produces some of the tastiest teas that hubby and I have tried to date. They’re so good that they won awards at the World Tea Expo in …

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