Archive for October, 2012

中国茶经: Bailin Gongfu

When I was hired for my current job last summer, I purchased 中国茶经 as a present to myself.  中国茶经, or “The Chinese Tea Bible,” is a Chinese book of about 800 pages edited by Chen Zhongxin in 1991.  (You can see a listing here.)  I know virtually no Chinese, but I have surprised myself by how much work I have done translating it so far.  Prompted by Michael Coffey’s Google+ hangouts, I present my translation of the section on Bailin Gongfu.  I hope it is the first in a series, but that’s something I’ve said many times…. Continue reading ‘中国茶经: Bailin Gongfu’