basket of freshly-cut tea leaves

Seasonal Tea

Each year we pursue small lots of excellent, seasonal teas from our favorite producers. Made once per year, usually from the earliest leaves of the spring harvest, these teas express a lineage of specific tea regions and production techniques and are available in limited, seasonal quantities.

loose groupings and cups of Seasonal Tea
in stock 11 lbs

Also known as Yun Wu; warm, sweet and soft with lingering toasty finish, light tender greens.

TYPE Green
GRADE Whole Leaf
ORIGIN China
in stock 5.5 lbs

A famous traditional China leaf style, from the famed Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) region of Anhui, China. Soft, floral and sweet with with a buttery finish.

TYPE Green
GRADE Whole Leaf
ORIGIN China
out of stock 2.2 lbs

An excellent value matcha; traditional style, stone-ground to a fine powder, the cup is clean and well balanced; a perfect self-drinking tea or blend component.

TYPE Green
GRADE Powder
ORIGIN Japan
in stock 100 g

A delicious and rare treat. Produced on April 16, 2016, from saemidori single cultivar bushes. Grown and processed by Mr. Hidaka and Mr. Fujiyama.

TYPE Green
GRADE Whole Leaf
ORIGIN Japan
limited quantities 11 lbs

Pronounced sweet aroma of fresh flowers, with flavors of melon and honey. Soft and round mouthfeel, with a lingering dry finish.

TYPE White
GRADE Whole Leaf
ORIGIN China
out of stock 11 lbs

Completely unlike other Keemuns. Amber liquor, soft quality, flavors of caramel and cocoa. Smooth, delicate, strikingly nuanced

TYPE Black
GRADE Whole Leaf
ORIGIN China
in stock 11 lbs

Visually appealing leaf, with large silver tips and hard-withered evergreen color balanced throughout. The cup is equally interesting, with a citrusy-sweet aroma and a bright and clean flavor.

TYPE Black
GRADE FTGFOP1
ORIGIN India
None This item in this row does not have the associated attribute. Caffeine Free This tea associated with this icon is certified to have no caffeine. Fair Trade This tea associated with this icon is certified Fair Trade. Iced This tea associated with this icon is suggested for iced tea. Kosher This tea associated with this icon is certified Kosher. U Organic This tea associated with this icon is certified Organic. Seasonal This tea associated with this icon is suggested for seasonal use.