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Soft Green Leaves Ready For Withering

From green leaf to black tea …..

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We were very lucky to have an opportunity to be shown around another tea factory, where we were able to observe the fascinating process of turning soft green freshly picked leaves into beautiful black tea using the cut, tear, curl (CTC) method.  This traditional method of making tea was invented in the 1930s and is still basically the same today. …

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Beautiful Tea

Beautiful tea bushes …. as far as the eye can see….

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What a treat to walk through the tea fields again and smell that amazing fresh aroma of tea!  It was a delight to be back in the tranquility of this pristine environment.  We wandered along the paths between the bushes and drank in the peace and quiet of it all.  Every so often there was a clump of bright orange …

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