Tea Tastings and Classes
45mins. -2 hours
We offer tea classes and tastings out of our home base in Hualien city and online for those that can't make to the beautiful Island of Taiwan. If you are coming to Taiwan but don't have a full day to come on a tour with us, get in touch to schedule a tasting at our warehouse. (We don't have a tearoom yet but we are working on it) If you are specifically interested in a certain type of tea just let us know and we can organize a tasting based around it alone, or we can just do an introduction to Taiwanese teas in general.
We are located a short walk from the Hualien train station. If you are interested please don't hesitate to get in touch!
2 -- A more in depth class about a certain aspect of tea like differences in season taste profiles, how to know 'quality tea', or tea terroirs for example.
3 -- An online class about a topic of your choosing. We can schedule a time and topic to fit everyone's time zones.
How much will it cost?
If you are in Hualien then a tasting is free. If you would like to come for a class there might be a cost depending on the prep time. Online classes are something that we will begin soon in partnership with another company but if you are interested in trying it out then let us know and we can set something up!
Where are you located?
We are located about a 10 minute walk from the Hualien train station in Hualien City on the east coast of Taiwan.
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About your host
Matt Hopkins has been living and working in Hualien, Taiwan for over 15 years with his wife and two children. He is the owner of both Hualien Outdoors, an outdoor adventure company, and Mountain Stream Teas, a source for high quality Taiwanese teas.
Mountain Stream Tea Tours is a natural evolution of those experiences venturing into the mountains and valleys of Taiwan. A blending of passions that has created a great opportunity to introduce even more people to the beauty of Taiwan and its people.
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