Ethan Kurland

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Ethan Kurland
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Tue Oct 09, 2018 3:04 pm

PM me, please. Cheers
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Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:52 pm

Ethan Kurland wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 3:04 pm
PM me, please. Cheers
Okay put order in finally :)
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Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:34 am

I have recently finished off my first tea order from Ethan, and while I have too much tea at home at the moment to order any more from anyone, I can say that was some very fine tea, and I'd order if there was room in the tea chest!
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Wed Nov 07, 2018 9:00 am

debunix wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:34 am
I have recently finished off my first tea order from Ethan, and while I have too much tea at home at the moment to order any more from anyone, I can say that was some very fine tea, and I'd order if there was room in the tea chest!
Thank you for the kind words, debunix. (Just noticed the post today.)

Update: Now available through November 15th only: Foushoushan: 60 gram packets in vacuum packs, $62; &, Himalayan Orange @ 20 cents a gram (any quantity up to 400 grams).

Other teas listed before are not available now.
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Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:47 pm

Last reminder: Orders must be received by end of tomorrow, November 15th. Available: Foushoushan in 60-gram vacuum packs, $62; Himalayan Orange (Organic via Jun Chiyabari) 85-gram resealable ziplock Kraft Paper/double foil pouches, $19.

I won't be selling tea after tomorrow for the following 3 months. Cheers, Ethan
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Sat Dec 22, 2018 10:34 pm

Sampling and testing the new winter teas. So far it is quite pleasing, though I now think final judgments should be made after teas settle (several weeks more).

Early impressions: Very lightly oxidized oolong; from 1600 to 1800m up Shanlanxi that I call Perfect, remains true to its name and seems even a bit better (which may be normal Spring/Winter comparison); dayuling is definitely better and seems fussy about preparation (but I am traveling without my normal setup). High mountain black that I have called Sinensis seems closer to the best blacks; Championship Black seems the same. New: A medium-oxidixed oolong that is bug bitten (and not roasted) greatly pleases and excites me (I am sure of its excellence but worry that because I have not had anything like oriental beauty for a while that I am not subjective enough).

Anyway, I am now in CHiangmai. Thailand drinking expensive, excellent dayuling from Taiwan brewed in a typical hotel glass (and this time, it came out terrific but last night not as good). Cheers
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Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:18 am

Dear Members,

I spent weeks drinking samples before making purchases of significant amounts of teas; then as much time again drinking the teas that I had chosen. I am confident these are great: tasty, reliable, good value for $, etc. Until the 13th of April, not for sale to anyone but members here. You can PM for info etc. Basic information is:

From Taiwan:

Lightly oxidized gaoshan (Green or green oolong): PERFECT from Shanlanxi, 60 grams for $18; FOUSHOUSHAN, 60 grams for $60; & DAYULING, 40 grams for $40.

HIgh-mountain medium-roasted/medium oxidized oolong, 75 grams for $28.

High-mountain black tea, 75 grams for $28.

CHAMPIONSHIP BLACK, 75 grams for $45.

From Nepal: (Tea is from a few years ago. Still is fine. I send it in thick Kraft paper/foil zip-lock packs.) From Jun Chiyabari, Himalayan Orange (90% oxidized, usually considered a black tea). 20 cents per gram, 40-gram minimum.

Cheers, Ethan
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Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:43 pm

I would like to order some of Ethan's gaoshan but can't access the pm. Is there some way to do this?

Thanks.
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Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:06 pm

Guy_Juan wrote:
Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:43 pm
I would like to order some of Ethan's gaoshan but can't access the pm. Is there some way to do this?

Thanks.
yes, you should be able to now. try here
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Tue Mar 12, 2019 4:22 pm

Thank you, pedant! I sent a pm to Ethan.
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Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:59 pm

Guy_Juan wrote:
Tue Mar 12, 2019 4:22 pm
Thank you, pedant! I sent a pm to Ethan.
No PM from you in my box. I will now try to send you one. Cheers
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