NEW! Official BLACK Tea (+ Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

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NEW! Official BLACK Tea (+ Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby Chip » Jan 15th, '10, 16:16

Official BLACK, aka RED, Tea Vendor Guide. Let's see what happens with this wild and crazy idea. I include the rather difficult to classify Darjeeling "so called blacks" here.

Your input as well as your nominations are welcomed. See viewtopic.php?f=60&t=11926 for guidelines for nominating as well as minimum vendor requirements, then post your nomination in this topic.

After posting your nomination(s), please PM me a link for each one!

Once nominated, I will endeavor to post the Vendor Topic along with a link below within 24 hours.


The approved nominations so far, arranged alphabetically. CLICK on vendor name to proceed to Vendor's Topic :

Adagio
The Darjeeling Lady
Harney & Sons
Lochan
Lupicia
Mountain Rose Herbs
Norbu
Strand Tea
Tao of Tea
Tea Emporium
Teas Etc
TeaSource
UptonTea

Nominations under consideration:

NM Tea Co.
Mariage Freres
Imperial Teas
Teatulia
Thunderbolt
Tea Trekker
Simpson and Vail
Tea Spot
Tea Smith
Harney and Sons
Culinary Teas
Silver Tips Tea
Jing Tea Shop



OK, let the nominations begin!

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea Vendor Guide

Postby Dresden » Jan 16th, '10, 01:26

Adagio
Upton Tea
Harney & Sons
Teas Etc
Lupicia

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea Vendor Guide

Postby Jasmin » Jan 16th, '10, 10:25

I like mountain rose herbs. I have ordered a few times from them. Service is great and I like the tea.

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea Vendor Guide

Postby Victoria » Jan 16th, '10, 11:12

I nominate:

TeaSource
Tao of Tea

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (including Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby Chip » Jan 16th, '10, 12:45

Thanks for the nominations ... keep 'em coming.

PLEASE PM the links to me. Thanks.

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (including Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby geeber1 » Jan 16th, '10, 12:49

Strand Tea

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (including Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby banzhang » Jan 17th, '10, 07:17

Red lantern tea

:( Sorry, you may resubmit your nomination once you are a member for 3 months and have 25 or more posts per guidelines.

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (including Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby Oni » Jan 18th, '10, 03:30

I`d like a recomendation to a vendor that specializes in Darjeeling tea, directly from india, high quality.

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (including Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby woozl » Jan 18th, '10, 05:01

Thunderbolt,

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (including Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby Chip » Jan 18th, '10, 09:03

Is that a nomination? If so, please PM the link, thanks.

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (including Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby kymidwife » Jan 18th, '10, 11:44

Oni wrote:I`d like a recomendation to a vendor that specializes in Darjeeling tea, directly from india, high quality.


Tea Emporium (all DJs have been really good here so far, esp. FF)
Lochan Tea (some nice Chai offerings, some decent 2nd flush Darjeelings, haven't had any fresh First Flush from them yet)

PMs sent.

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (including Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby TIM » Jan 19th, '10, 16:52

Love to add my favorite DJL vendor:

the darjeeling tea lady

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (+ Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby Cinnamon Kitty » Jan 20th, '10, 17:26

For having some of the best black teas that I have had so far, I nominate the New Mexico Tea Company.

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (+ Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby Victoria » Jan 21st, '10, 10:03

Mariage Freres

Imperial Teas

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Re: NEW! Official BLACK Tea (+ Darjeeling) Vendor Guide

Postby bsteele » Jan 21st, '10, 13:25

Teatulia (4 blacks listed)

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