To find  any tracks leading to tea production in a country like Laos is really difficult, let alone getting to places where tea is harvested and processed.  The only lead which we had consisted of information about the company SOLIDAR MONDE S.A. from the city of Vitry on the Seine in France.  They allegedly import […]

Tea Cigars – Smoky green tea stuffed in bamboo stalks

Phongsaly is the “password” to the most unique tea from Laos. Most of tea produced in Laos is basic green tea mostly produced in the southern part of the country.   In the northern parts of Laos near the Chinese border in the altitude over 1.500 meters little town Phongsaly is spread on the mountain […]