Good Morning Pu’er – Tea Tasting Series with Paul Murray

Immerse yourself in the diverse world of tea at an exclusive tea tasting session with Paul Murray.

This first four-part-series will focus on special topics surrounding Pu’er tea. The series is held on Saturday mornings at 10am in the… 继续 :: continue

09/14 – Shadow Puppet Workshop

The Courtyard Institute invites all children (approx. 7 – 11 years of age) to join our second “Shadow Puppetry Workshop”.

The workshop starts at 16:00 with a short introduction into shadow puppet performance. Under the guidance of … 继续 :: continue

09/07 – Capital M Kids Club: Shadow Puppet Theatre

Ages 7-11
RMB 75, includes a drink; kids, RMB 20; free with brunch

Fun with Shadow Puppets at our first Capital M Kids Club event! The Courtyard Institute introduces children to shadow puppets in an accessible, fun way. Kids will learn how to 继续 :: continue

August 10th – Tea Tasting – Pu’er (old arbor)

The Tea Mountains of Yunnan and the impacts of terroir on Pu’er


One of the most important factors in the flavor profile of Pu’er tea is the region where it is grown. Even a few kilometers between mountains can have a monumental impact… 继续 :: continue

7.27. – Tea Tasting – Pu’er Session

Rumors, misconceptions and the truth behind the famous Pu’er tea

Weight loss, cancer prevention, anti-radiation and anti-aging? Can all this be achieved by just drinking tea? We, at the Courtyard Institute, want to find out what is true… 继续 :: continue





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