Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?


BYOT! Enter TeaChat here, you never know what you may find!

What are the odds you will try a new tea in this new month. Please share of course. A new tea can mean whatever you want it to.

100% certain YES
30
79%
>80% likelihood
3
8%
>60% likelihood
0
No votes
>40% likelihood
3
8%
>20% likelihood
1
3%
0-19% likelihood
1
3%
 
Total votes : 38

Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby Chip » Mar 1st, '11, 02:49

Greetings TeaFriends. We hope you will drop in and share what is in your cup throughout the day.

Yesterday we discussed the odds of drinking a teabag tea in March. You can still vote and discuss yesterday's topic.

Today's TeaPoll and discussion topic. What are the odds you will try a new tea in this new month. Please share of course. A new tea can mean whatever you want it to.

We are all looking forward to sharing this TeaDay with everyone. Bottoms up.
User avatar
Chip
Mod/Admin
 
Posts: 22113
Joined: Apr 22nd, '
Location: Back in the TeaCave atop Mt. Fuji

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby entropyembrace » Mar 1st, '11, 04:16

Almost for sure...I am expecting some new puerhs from Yunnan Sourcing in March! :mrgreen:
User avatar
entropyembrace
 
Posts: 1907
Joined: Mar 3rd, '0

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby IPT » Mar 1st, '11, 05:02

I doubt I'll have anything new in March. I hope so, but it's unlikely. :(
User avatar
IPT
Vendor Member
 
Posts: 1556
Joined: Nov 13th, '
Location: Guilin, Guangxi China

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby karmaplace » Mar 1st, '11, 05:43

I'm planning on having a new tea TONIGHT, and hopefully lots of new teas all through March. I want to clear out the stuff I haven't been drinking and open up to new and better things.

With that said, I'm still trying to finish up the ol' Teavana ayurvedic chai. I'm at work and it's the only option I've given myself. Begone! :lol:
User avatar
karmaplace
 
Posts: 333
Joined: May 3rd, '1
Location: Ulsan, South Korea

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby Nenugal » Mar 1st, '11, 05:51

Some new tea incoming, so 100% yes.
Currently enjoying the tea-day with the last remains of my kabusecha, and a nice Tie Guan Yin that I got from a Chinese friend (see Oolong drinking thread for more about this).
User avatar
Nenugal
 
Posts: 492
Joined: Aug 6th, '1
Location: Norway

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby Herb_Master » Mar 1st, '11, 06:10

I still have all the treasures I brought back from Malaysia 2 weeks ago, about 20 I tasted before buying and about 10 that I did not.

I said 100% but maybe I will only get around to the 20 that I tasted first.

Then again I have been breaking in new pots with other teas :roll:
User avatar
Herb_Master
 
Posts: 1808
Joined: Jun 4th, '0
Location: Stockport, England

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby Xell » Mar 1st, '11, 07:00

In store where i'm buying tea appeared more higher grade of Ureshino first flush sencha. Soon i'm going to try it, have quite high hopes for it.
User avatar
Xell
Vendor Member
 
Posts: 433
Joined: Jan 7th, '1
Location: Japan, Nagasaki

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby David R. » Mar 1st, '11, 09:10

That's the thing about being a beginner : you discover new things all the time ! :)

EoT's half handmade Rou Gui 2010. Very nice after taste.
User avatar
David R.
 
Posts: 1112
Joined: Oct 6th, '0
Location: France

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby artmom » Mar 1st, '11, 09:53

Definitely will try a new tea this month.

For some reason, I ordered some flavored teas from Adagio. :?: Just to try something different I think. I tried the first one, Caramel Tea, a couple of days ago. Okay. Think I overbrewed it a bit. Still think I prefer less added flavoring or none.
User avatar
artmom
 
Posts: 723
Joined: Dec 1st, '0
Location: Tennessee Foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby bryan293 » Mar 1st, '11, 10:24

I'm going to try Tai Ping Hou Kui for the first time this month. I received over 500 grams of it as a gift from a friend. I've got high hopes for this one :D .
User avatar
bryan293
 
Posts: 33
Joined: Nov 10th, '
Location: Rhode Island, USA

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby Proinsias » Mar 1st, '11, 10:39

First ever Korean green yesterday. Cracked open another new Korean green today, Sparrow's Tongue.
Attachments
DSC00490-1.JPG
Sparrow's Tongue
DSC00490-1.JPG (58.71 KiB) Viewed 915 times
Proinsias
 
Posts: 1535
Joined: Mar 19th, '
Location: On the couch

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby murrius » Mar 1st, '11, 11:13

Probably no new tea this month for me. I am over stocked still from purchases in February and need an "inventory blowout" in March.

Enjoying the company of my old friend Yutaka Midori deep steamed sencha this morning. Ever new.
User avatar
murrius
 
Posts: 391
Joined: Aug 15th, '
Location: British Columbia Canada

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby Trey Winston » Mar 1st, '11, 11:14

Yep, I'm resolv'd to order some new stuff this month. No idea which kind, though. A black, perchance? We'll see.

No tea so far today, and now it's too late. Oh well.
User avatar
Trey Winston
 
Posts: 868
Joined: Oct 13th, '
Location: Nørwåy

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby dokpm0 » Mar 1st, '11, 11:45

I have an order on the way with a few samples, so I'll definitely be trying something new. Among the samples are a Sencha and a Dragonwell. It'll be the first time I've tried either. I've seen Sencha mentioned in so many posts on TeaChat I figured it was about time I gave some a try.

There's a loose leaf Pu-Erh in my cup at the moment.
User avatar
dokpm0
 
Posts: 30
Joined: Feb 17th, '
Location: Bruceville, TX

Re: Tuesday TeaDay 3/1/11 Odds are ... new tea?

Postby JRS22 » Mar 1st, '11, 11:49

I said >80% since saying 100% could be bad luck. That said, I have 2 new packages of old favorite greens, and 2 white teas remaining from my 2010 Chinese tea buying spree. But, I have some unopened puerh and some untouched samples. Participating in the puerh OTTI has improved my puerh steeping skills and informed my taste so I'm looking forward to experimenting.

In my cup this morning, An Ji Bai Cha from 7 cups.
User avatar
JRS22
 
Posts: 1072
Joined: Nov 7th, '0

Next

Instant Messenger

Permissions
You cannot post new topics
You cannot reply to topics
You cannot edit your posts
You cannot delete your posts
You cannot post attachments
Navigation