Tag: tea korea

An Insider’s Guide To South-Korea’s Tea Regions & Tea Houses

An Insider’s Guide To South-Korea’s Tea Regions & Tea Houses

Tea has had a long history in Korea. And in the modern era, there are still many vibrant hot spots, or should I say “green” spots (not funny? Okay…) around the country to this day. From the windswept tea farms of Jeju. To the rainy, […]

Dado; The Korean Way of Tea

Dado; The Korean Way of Tea

By Kevin Horan Sitting cross-legged on the floor of the tea room. I sat poised, trying to breath but being stricken by the gravity of the room. At the center of the wood paneled room sat a Korean Seon monk. Seon being the Korean name […]

South Korea’s 2013 Tea Imports Record Breaking

South Korea’s 2013 Tea Imports Record Breaking

While globally the economy is still recovering from a long crisis, the tea industry has nothing to worry about. Most countries all over the world are reporting increasing tea import figures year after year and the number of tea festivals are growing. Today Yonhap, a […]