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by Brent D
Tue Oct 22, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Vendor Discussion & Recommendation
Topic: Li shan vendors in Taiwan
Replies: 44
Views: 7386

Re: Li shan vendors in Taiwan

Being that much of the Gaoshan aimed at western buyers is not what it claims to be, I am very glad to see this list. Thanks for sharing. I have purchased from several of these, and they were all good. Looks like I have a few more to try and track down. It would be pretty great if you could say "this...
by Brent D
Mon Oct 21, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Archived Swaps
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 8
Views: 1641

Re: FS: Early 70s F1

by Brent D
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Japan
Topic: Shudei vs Zhuni - or the case of the elusive two Zhuni
Replies: 31
Views: 3662

Re: Shudei vs Zhuni - or the case of the elusive two Zhuni

Very interesting comparison! Thanks for the notes.
Having pulled myself out of the pot collecting rabbit hole, I force myself to not look too deeply into this sort of thing...
But oh, if a Zhuni or Shudei was available to me... :lol:
by Brent D
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Special Events & Offerings
Topic: Inaugural Group Tasting: Sinensis Yokkaichi & Ippodo Tokusen Gyokuro
Replies: 128
Views: 26007

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: Archived Swaps
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 8
Views: 1641

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: 21
Views: 3905

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: Archived Swaps
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 8
Views: 1641

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: Archived Swaps
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 8
Views: 1641

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: Archived Swaps
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 8
Views: 1641

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: 71
Views: 9528

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: Archived Swaps
Topic: FS: Early 70s F1
Replies: 8
Views: 1641

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: Past Events & Offerings
Topic: Interest check: Ippodo's Tokusen Gyokuro, Premium grade only sold at Kyoto Main Store
Replies: 40
Views: 8199

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 & Heating Elements
Topic: Electric Kettle Reviews: Planning
Replies: 12
Views: 1992

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: 21
Views: 3905

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...