From the Vault - @kilnsydney

9th Nov 2022

Monkey King (Tai Ping Hou Kui)“Crank open the freezer vault, he’s comin’ in hot!” I yelled across the floor.@instakrill wanted the season’s best for @kilnsydney and with that, we damn near split the … read more

From the Vault - First Look

19th Jul 2022

In the back corner of our warehouse where few are permitted to venture, sits an oversized chest freezer. Its sheer scale yet unobtrusive positioning is enough to cause concern for the wandering … read more

The China Scoop - Ming Qian 2022

8th Apr 2022

Ming Qian season - teaming with life and vibranceThough we can't travel, news does. So we got the goss from our local China runners on what's just happened this Ming Qian spring flush season. From Fuj … read more
HK Milk Tea

HK Milk Tea

25th Aug 2021

How to Make HK Milk TeaEquipment:2x large brewing vessels, something with spouts and can be placed on stovesA large strainer (HK milk tea ring and stocking ideal, if not a heat-resistant sieve with mu … read more

Tale of Two Counties

2nd Feb 2021

White teas primarily come from two Fujian counties - Fuding to the east and Zhenghe to the north.Last year when prices doubled due once again to unscrupulous speculators hoarding the supply, we had to … read more