NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?


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NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby Chip » Sep 5th, '12, 00:43

Welcome everyone to TeaDay. Share with everyone what is in your cup, with each of your tea choices. And, make sure you check out what is in everyone else's cup. Add a photo if possible, it is always nice to see the brews.

Today... Simply, how many teas do you hope to drink today? It is a simple question, let's see how many make their 'hoped for' quota!

Bottoms up and have a Great TeaDay!
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby tinols » Sep 5th, '12, 01:08

Just 1.. But Gonna brew it over 5 times.
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby debunix » Sep 5th, '12, 01:10

I'm going to try for an early prediction: 4 teas for tomorrow. Will check in again with updates. Today I'm on number 3, and tomorrow I have every reason to expect to do better.
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby FlyedPiper » Sep 5th, '12, 02:40

2 teas is a typical day off for me... 3 is a big tea day!

2 today... balyhoucha and ice brewed kikyou.
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby minor_glitch » Sep 5th, '12, 02:54

Definitely going to be 2 today. My morning tea will prob be some Mao Jian I just got from Jing, and later in the day I'll try the Wu Yi Qi Lan oolong sample they included in my latest order.
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby Helen In Nature » Sep 5th, '12, 03:33

Probably just one for me today as I'm out for much of the day. Likely to be a black tea - mmmm.

I'm going to treat myself to a new Chinese teapot and cups later, so I'm excited about trying them out.
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby RedBear » Sep 5th, '12, 04:46

Probably going for that Shi Ru (milk of the rock) from Wu Yi this year. Even though it's just newly baked, but I don't really mind that personally. I try to not overdrink myself these days as my stock is swiftly dwindling... Too many people taking tea right off of my hands!!! D:
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby Xell » Sep 5th, '12, 05:20

Day is almost over, so far had matcha in the morning, last pieces of yame gyokuro barely enough for one session, just finished drinking fukamushi sencha and think in evening i'll get to gyokuro hojicha once more :)
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby Chip » Sep 5th, '12, 11:29

Hoping for 3 or even maybe 4. However getting a late start to the TD already, 11:28.

On a semi related note, we will be exposed to kilos of sencha preparing NOTTI!!! :mrgreen:
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby AdamMY » Sep 5th, '12, 15:08

I guess I am kind of cheating, its just after 3pm, and due to a class tonight, I can foresee no tea once the class is over, and I am having my first tea for the day right now, so I am playing it safe with one tea today.
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby teaisme » Sep 5th, '12, 15:19

Today it will likely be no more then 3, likely 2

some of that douji credit card stuff mixed with some shou this morning, stuff looks nice, smells decent enough, but overall it's kinda lacking something, maybe over processed? The shou didn't really help besides letting me drink on empty stomach, just made me want to drink the shou alone next time. Next will be a very heavy packing, and a bowl brewing to see if I can find the sweat spot

About to brew some bottom of bag YS mao feng, mixed with some zhen mei, here's hoping for a masterful blend :mrgreen:
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby Chip » Sep 5th, '12, 15:40

Second tea of the day ... Tenryu, one of the NOTTI Round 1 teas.

Just finished weighing and packaging the teas, and now TeaTime before we box them for shipping! :mrgreen:

Looks like we will at least reach 3 teas today with a good possibility it will be 4!
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Re: NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby Lerxst2112 » Sep 5th, '12, 16:38

minor_glitch wrote: I'll try the Wu Yi Qi Lan oolong


Just had the 2011 Fall harvest of that. Great stuff!
One tea today. My "office" tea: '12 Ye Sheng hongcha.
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NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby debunix » Sep 5th, '12, 17:52

Lao Cha tou, sheng pu nuggets from Norbu, bulk brewed up in the thermos for a meeting...
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....and here finishing it off in my Deishi cup.
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NewTeaDay 9/5/12 How many will it be?

Postby debunix » Sep 5th, '12, 18:06

#2 is Gu Zhu Zi Sun, lovely floral green tea from Norbu

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