4388 Thorn St.
San Diego, CA 92105
Principal, Winnie Davis
April 5, 2009 from 10am to 12pm.
Students and guest teachers, around 30~35people
Tea Lore, Iron Goddess Tea Brewing and Fun Tea Tasting
Tea Master Instructor Steven R. Jones
Tea Master Chang Li-Hsiang ( 張麗香 )
Special thanks to Winnie Davis, for giving us this opportunity and it is an honor to share with the school and for us to be a small part promoting the Arts of Tea.
Tea Culture and Tea Appreciation (about 2hrs, 50min + 70min = 120mins)
(40min) PowerPoint Lecture - Bushes, teas varieties, tea production, history, and culture.
(5min) ---students take a break---
Brewing preparation (tea ware and water)
(25min) Small Pot Brewing demonstration-
焙火鐵觀音烏龍茶 --- Roast Iron Goddess Oolong Tea
Show and explain tea ware and brewing steps
(15min) Savoring Tea- serving & drinking, one paper cup and hot tea served to everyone.
Discuss the tea: color, aroma, and taste
(10min) Review brewing steps; ask students what the brewing steps are?
(10min) Group Activity: Q&A, talk about the tea, tea ceremony-
(10min) Clean up and finish
Steven R. Jones 4/2/09