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google translation : the gap is closing! chinese tea terms
I know it isnt perfect, what is? Google translation is getting better with its specialized terminology translation, A plus point is if you have a suggestion for translation you can. I guess if there...
8 years ago 1
 
question about shu pu'er processing
Hello, I am looking into shu pu'er manufacturing and am looking for information on any chemicals/fungus/bacteria/yeasts that may or may not be added during the wodui process. Has anyone heard/seen...
8 years ago 5
 
Official Green Tea Diet Released
The Official Green Tea Diet was released this week at It's the first real green tea diet with complete instructions for things like calorie and carbohydrate intake, exercise levels, and times of day...
8 years ago 1
 
Opinions solicited! :)
Hi everybody, I went to a brand new "tea parlor" in my little town. The linens are nice, the space is comfortable, the scones, sweets and sandwiches are fabulous... The problem, of course, is the tea....
8 years ago 4
 
Green, Oolong, and Black Tea
In article , says... Yes, you are right. Unfortunately, term fermentation is frequantly used for tea oxidation in context of tea processing. Various temperature and humidity conditions...
8 years ago 4
 
Babelcarp has moved
Those of you who use Babelcarp should know that it now has its own domain: (Yes, I know this was long, long overdue.) Please stop using the old URL! /Lew Dear Lew, Thank you for the information, but...
8 years ago 3
 
Crowbar Tea Lid
Daz Bog is a local chain in my area started by some Russian immigrants. I recently got a couple of their tins at a discount. A white earl grey and a pineapple green. The white tea is a good grade of...
8 years ago
 
Adulterated commercial teas... research report
Hi-- Some news-- Says that 3 high school students checked a bunch of tea samples, and found unlisted (non-tea) plant materials. I haven't followed the citation, but the title of the citation is...
8 years ago 2
 
Iced Tea Recipes?
Hello Everyone! Sanctuary T is celebrating our 4th Annual Iced Tea Festival! Have any iced tea recipes to share or maybe would like to learn more about different ways in making iced tea? Look through...
8 years ago
 
Etymology/orthography of Kung-fu/Gonfu tea
HI y'all-- China tea isn't *my* cup of tea, but I know some of you are very interested in details relating to China tea... Here is an article by a linguist of Chinese language about what the "right"...
8 years ago 2
 
Homemade Oolong Ice tea: Steep tea in cold water
It is wonderful that having a cup of ice tea in the summer time. The only problem is the retail ice tea taste far away of real tea. I usually put some oolong into my plastic food storage into...
8 years ago
 
Comprehensive Introduction to Tea Studies (including Chinese-English Tea Terminology)
Okay make me do your homework. 儿茶素 C catechin 沒 子兒茶素 EGC Epigallocatechin 沒食子兒茶素沒 食子酸酯 EGCG Epigallocatechingallate 食子兒茶素 GC Gallocatechin...
9 years ago 3
 
Darjeeling never fresh enough
Every year my local tea shoppe always stocks some Darjeeling estate 1st and 2nd flush from the late spring and fall respectively. This year the 1st flush is from the Thurbo estate. It is tantalizing...
9 years ago
 
Fair trade tea? Graduate student needs feedback for thesis, thanks!!
This is an interesting survey, and I'm curious what you're actually trying to measure here. None of my opinions about free trade practices were listed anywhere on the survey, so it's kind of difficult...
9 years ago 4
 
Water Quality Report & Analysis for Tea
Hello fellow tea lovers, In my research around tea I have come across a plethora of opinions about water quality. The conclusion that I have reached so far is that R.O. water will create a flat taste...
9 years ago 7