Tea Review: Bu Juan “Indefatigable Ox” 2015 Shu Puerh

Today was cold and rainy... I needed something to warm me up. Enter the "Indefatigable Ox", a recent arrival from the San Francisco based tea company, QuantiTea. This shu puerh did exactly what I had hoped it would. Many brews later, I was rearing to go... and the Indefatigable Ox, true to its name was still … Continue reading Tea Review: Bu Juan “Indefatigable Ox” 2015 Shu Puerh

Exploring Argentinian Tea Culture: Yerba Mate

🇦🇷 Happy Yerba Mate Day! For those that didn’t know, and I admittedly needed a reminder, today is Argentina’s official Yerba Mate Day. What exactly is yerba mate? In Argentina yerba mate is their go-to “tea”... though it does not come from the camellia sinensis plant. However, it does however have similar properties to tea … Continue reading Exploring Argentinian Tea Culture: Yerba Mate