There are, in fact, two types of so-called “yellow tea” out there in the world! The first refers to the yearly tea tax asked by the Emperor.
Mighty Leaf is a rapidly growing brand. They offer some pretty high quality teas and you can find their product all over the country now. Behold, Organic Yellow Flower tea from Mighty Leaf.
Last week, I covered my first day at the 2009 World Tea Expo held in Las Vegas. This week you get to hear about the rest of my trip. I won't name names... but I met some really fantastic people at this year's expo...
Yellow Tea is very rare. Manufactured only in China as the processes to make it are kept very close to the vest. Even in China, yellow tea has a high level of prize and mystique. I found some from Harney & Sons, and wasn't disappointed!
It's been a week since the end of the World Tea Expo in Las Vegas and I'm still a little heady from the experience. Here's a recap of my time at the Expo and my takeaway from the event.