Discover the importance and benefits of tea in the Chinese culture :
Chinese tea culture refers to the methods of preparation of tea, the equipment used to make tea and the occasions in which tea is consumed in China. Brewing tea is an art that is simple to learn, yet one can work on it a life time and never know all its secrets. Instruction will include learning about teaware and techniques that will open up many new dimensions of the tea experience for you. The course is designed to introduce the various types of Chinese tea, use of the tea set and implements and proper storage of tea leaves. You will learn various methods to make green tea, oolong tea, black tea and Pu'er tea, as well as traditional tea culture. Also understand how water, time, temperature, tea ware and your own state affect you ability to bring each tea to its fullest life. Of course we will drink amazing rare teas also.
Includes a 2 hours class for basic understanding of Chinese Tea Art, perfect for someone who only has a short period of time in Shanghai.
* Extensive courses on request - contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Class 1: Tea Art and Ceremonies - Longjing
Class 2: Tea Art and Ceremonies - Biluochun
Class 3: Tea Art and Ceremonies - Tieguanyin
Class 4: Tea Art and Ceremonies - Jasmine
Class 5: Tea Art and Ceremonies - Chrysanthemum
Class 6: Tea Art and Ceremonies - Keemun
Class 7: Tea Art and Ceremonies - Pu'er