tea tasting

Artisan Tea Tasting Workshop

Artisan Tea Tasting Workshop

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Snacks, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Hello! My name is Darius. I am the Procurement Director and Head Tea Master for Teance Teas. For the last 15 year I have trained in Cha Tao (The Way of Tea), including an apprenticeship under Master Winnie Yu, venturing around the world visiting tea gardens in Japan, Taiwan, China and India; learning about the growing, harvesting, and preparation methods of this ancient art form. I specialize in…
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What we’ll do

While sitting around our 10-ft circular concrete tea-sampling bar in Berkeley we will guide you through a tasting expedition, led by one of our highly trained tea "sommeliers". You will have a unique opportunity to taste the vast and ancient world of tea, become familiar with whole-leaf artisan varietals and their growing processes, learn how to develop your taste buds and expertly steep tea at…

What else you should know

You will be able to select three tea samples that you enjoyed the most. Come share this experience and feel the joys of tea!

What I’ll provide

Artisan style White, Green, Oolong, Black, Pu-erh, and Herbal tea, made to enjoy. Custom produced Hawaiian volcanic tea.
Speciality Yixing Purple Sand Clay teapots. Porcelain and Glass Gaiwans, used for expert tea making. Handmade matcha tea bowl
Refreshment, local artisan pastry, premium dark chocolate Hawaiian Kau coffee beans (custom order from Big Island)

What to bring

Bring your curiosity about artisan tea culture

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tea tasting
$49 per person
$49 per person