2012 DTH Yiwu

Oct 4, 2016. 3.5g/64ml gaiwan [7.6] Dry: Sweet aged wood Wet: Smoky young sheng+aged basement furniture combination. Aged wood. Wash: Wildflower aroma, sweet salivating aftertaste, high thickness. Very nice Perfume...

2011 DTH Yiwu

Oct 8, 2016, 3.5g/64ml gaiwan [4.4] Dry: very mild aroma Damp: Mild, slight pungency Wet: Low aroma Wash: Vegetal, some sweet. Some green tea and oolong on the wet leaf. Astringent....

2010 DTH Yiwu

Oct 7, 2016, 3.5g/64ml gaiwan [4.8] Dry: Pungent, clean, fruity Wet: Very perfumed, pungent, dark, quite good Wash: Medium thickness, sweet, active, but immediate “tea taste” akin to shu. Savoury,...

2007 DTH Yiwu

Oct 3, 2016 3.5g/64ml gaiwan [7.4] Dry: Quite sweet syrupy-minty taste Damp: Compelling, clean, YQH-like, very sweet, minty camphor, no dankness Wet: Aged but nor basement – dark fruits, wood,...

2009 DTH Yiwu

October 1, 2016, 3.5g/64ml gaiwan [6.6] Dry leaf: sweet slight mint, similar to YQH, slight camphor, material looks nicer than 2008. Wet leaf: some biter strength, ripe fruits, no funk....

2008 DTH Yiwu

Oct 1, 2016, 3.5g/64ml gaiwan [7.1] Dry leaf: sweet herbs, mint, no funk Damp: Minty, fruity, touch of baking spices/grain Wet: Familiar fruity smell, possibly grapes. Very perfumed, rich natural...

2005 Xiaguan FT 8653 Non-Iron

Sept 30, 2016, 3.1g in new Yixing pot 56.5ml [7.1] Damp leaf: Flinty smoke, gunpowder. Wash: Clean, sweet, thick, nice texture. Some good smoke and salivation Wet leaf: Sweet dark...

2007 Wistaria Lanyin (Blue Mark)

Sep 28, 2016, 3.9g/70ml Novak shibo [8.3] Nice cake, large leaves, loose compression, less breakage than Hongyin. Damp leaf: Fruity with strength aroma Wet leaf: Raisins, dried fruits Wash: Somewhat...

1999 YQH Cangmi

Sep 23, 2016, 4.6g/70ml gaiwan. [7.1] Dry leaf is a dry version of the YQH smell, slightly grainy on the damp leaf. The wash and the first steep are sweet,...

2006 DTH Yiwu

Sept 25, 2016, 4.7g in 80ml Novak pot [8.2] Damp leaf: fireplace, spicy sweet furniture polish, no off-notes, very nice. no graininess. Wash: strength feeling, medium thickness, some sweetness and...