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Yulu Survey Results

Thank you! Between January 20th and May 31st, thirty six friends and customers answered our survey out of the 80 samples we initially sent. We deep...

Xiangmiao Cooperative

Xiangmiao Cooperative
The Xiangmiao Cooperative is a successful and entirely Miao minority tea producers located in the rural mountains of Hunan.  In order to get to th...

Loushuiyuan

Loushuiyuan
Learn more about the Loushuiyuan Cooperative, a small Tujia Minority led cooperative consisting of dozens of small village residents and farmers that blend their land, their labor, and their time together to create the Green and Red Maojian Teas!

Annotated Translation of 1979 Introduction to Enshi Yulu

Annotated Translation of 1979 Introduction to Enshi Yulu

Green Tea Harvest Dates

small leaf and one bud, can you guess the harvest date?
A brief overview on green tea harvest dates in China.

Chaoqing

Chaoqing
Similar to farmhouse ales of old, Chaoqing teas are not the teas expected to fetch a pretty penny at a market, but they are good enough to drink at home, on the farm, between workers and friends.

Taoshu Community

Taoshu Community
The Taoshu Community (or Peach Tree Community) is a cooperative that has both collective and individual land holdings in the Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture of South Western Hubei province. They specialize in local varietals of high-elevation green and black teas.

Master Feng

Master Feng
Master Feng has been processing the Cooperatives Luyangchun green tea since the 90s and charges 36RMB per 500 grams of tea that he processes, (to o...

Mister Zhang

Mister Zhang
Zhang Xilong was a party member and later cooperative leader in the Shanhe (Moubtains and Rivers) Tea Producers' Cooperative. Born a subsistence fa...

Longshan Household Farm

Longshan Household Farm
Our Longshan household farm is actually two families bound together to grow and produce several grades of green tea each Spring.  In tandem they ow...

Longshan Green Tea Processing Method

Here's a look behind the scenes at how the Longshan green teas were made.