Tuesday, August 22, 2006

destemming....


The most labor intensive finessing of tea processing. Either in phoenix, Yiwu or Anxi, there is no substitute.

1 comment:

Jason Fasi said...

That looks back-breaking and tedious. Imagine trying to clean your nails afterward...

I always joke when serving jasmine pearls that thousands of Chinese women and children are going blind and getting gout and arthritis so I can have pretty tea.

 
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