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by Brent D
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Special Events & Offerings
Topic: Inaugural Group Tasting: Sinensis Yokkaichi & Ippodo Tokusen Gyokuro
Replies: 42
Views: 815

Re: Inaugural Group Tasting: Sinensis Yokkaichi & Ippodo Tokusen Gyokuro

Thanks for arranging all this Victoria!
I have a stuffed up smeller, so it looks like ill be saving this for a few weeks. Ill be following the tasting notes though.
by Brent D
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Tea Swap
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 7
Views: 318

Re: FS: Early 70s F1

bump
by Brent D
Thu Oct 03, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Groups, Clubs, & Events
Topic: Chicago International Tea Festival 2019 (Nov. 1-3)
Replies: 14
Views: 930

Re: Chicago International Tea Festival 2019 (Nov. 1-3)

Figured we should start hyping this. One month to go.
Whos going?
Ill be taking the dancong class and intro to cupping.
Very excited!!!
by Brent D
Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Tea Swap
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 7
Views: 318

Re: Early 70s F1

Oh! Your talking about my granite counter top!
That was just for the photos. She has spent her time with me on a wood gonfu table :)
Thanks for the compliment :D
by Brent D
Tue Sep 24, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Tea Swap
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 7
Views: 318

Re: Early 70s F1

Interesting. Ive never had a problem, and I have not been particularly gentle.
You must not know your own strength :lol:
by Brent D
Tue Sep 24, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Tea Swap
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 7
Views: 318

Re: Early 70s F1

how so?
by Brent D
Mon Sep 23, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Vendor Discussion & Recommendation
Topic: 2019 from Wuyi Origin?
Replies: 26
Views: 854

Re: 2019 from Wuyi Origin?

Always had great luck with their yanchas. Its my go to place for quality for the buck.
Anyone ever try their dancong?
by Brent D
Mon Sep 23, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Tea Swap
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 7
Views: 318

FS: Early 70s F1

60ml hongni
Very lovely. Lightly used with yancha. Note the slight tool mark on the inside.
$325 conus

by Brent D
Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: Special Events & Offerings
Topic: Interest check: Ippodo's Tokusen Gyokuro, Premium grade only sold at Kyoto Main Store
Replies: 40
Views: 1259

Re: Interest check: Ippodo's Tokusen Gyokuro, Premium grade only sold at Kyoto Main Store

Victoria wrote:
Wed Sep 04, 2019 4:20 pm
Brent D wrote:
Wed Sep 04, 2019 4:10 pm
id be in
Brent D 50g or 100g ?
100
by Brent D
Wed Sep 04, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Kettles
Topic: Electric Kettle Reviews: Planning
Replies: 12
Views: 449

Re: Electric Kettle Reviews: Planning

Ive been using a bonavita and a brewista for a few years. Id love to see a comparison opinion besides my own.
by Brent D
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Groups, Clubs, & Events
Topic: Chicago International Tea Festival 2019 (Nov. 1-3)
Replies: 14
Views: 930

Re: Chicago International Tea Festival 2019 (Nov. 1-3)

Wow! How did I just hear about this?! Im going. teaformeplease I will absolutely be at your seminar. There is another seminar that starts right when yours ends. I may have to leave a few minutes early :/ I gotta say, I find it a little strange that there arent more Puehr events. I am so excited! Thi...
by Brent D
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Vendor Discussion & Recommendation
Topic: da yu ling tea vendor list
Replies: 12
Views: 823

Re: da yu ling tea vendor list

Victoria wrote:
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:07 pm
Brent D thanks for update. Also, how did you happen to get it, via a pm?
yup :)
by Brent D
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Vendor Discussion & Recommendation
Topic: da yu ling tea vendor list
Replies: 12
Views: 823

Re: da yu ling tea vendor list

Absolutely excellent quality. It needed to breath for a few days. I find this is common for good, fresh Gaoshan. Ive been drinking it almost daily. It doesnt have all the sweetness that I used to get in the higher elevation stuff we used to be able to get (perhaps my memory is rose tinted). Middle o...
by Brent D
Fri Jun 28, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Vendor Discussion & Recommendation
Topic: da yu ling tea vendor list
Replies: 12
Views: 823

Re: da yu ling tea vendor list

I have been blessed enough to get my hands on some of easonteas product. It has been sitting a few days, and I plan to sample tonight. Stay tuned ;)
You should add Taiwan Tea Crafts to your list. They are probably my favorite, if I cant go direct to a farmer.