THE GOLDEN LEAF AWARDS IS FINISHED FOR 2017

Entries for the Golden Leaf Awards will reopen in November 2017 for the 2018 Golden Leaf Awards event. Rules and pricing will be posted at the same time entries open. If you would like to be notified when entries have opened, please email info@australianteamasters.com.au to register your interest.

For now, this page is dedicated to past and present winners of the competition.

If you are a seasoned tea professional with a great sense of taste, feel free to email info@australianteamasters.com.au about becoming a Golden Leaf Awards judge.

WINNERS LISTING

White Tea Categories

Best White Tea Overall

2017 Winner Bash Tea Vietnam Vietnamese White
2015 Winner Cup Above Tea Silver Needles: Early April 2015

W001: Single Origin

2017 Gold Bash Tea Vietnam Vietnamese White
2017 Silver Wan Ling Tea House Australia Organic Silver Needles
2017 Bronze Pekoebrew Tea Company Silver Tips
2015 Winner Cup Above Tea Silver Needles: Early April 2015

W002: Natural Blend

2017 Gold Brewed By Belinda Standing Ovation
2017 Silver Impala + Peacock Artisan Teas Silver Rose
2017 Bronze Raw Essentials Tea Menopause Blend

W003: Flavoured Blend

2017 Gold Lumbini Tea Factory (Ltd) Premium White with Guava and Peach
2017 Silver Tea at Henry’s The White Earl
Matcha Tea Categories

Best Matcha Tea Overall

2017 Winner Matcha Paradise Premium Grade Organic Matcha Green Tea

M001: Commercial Grade

2017 Gold Matcha Paradise Cafe Grade Organic Matcha Green Tea

M002: Ceremonial Grade

2017 Gold Matcha Paradise Premium Grade Organic Matcha Green Tea
2017 Silver DoMatcha Master’s Choice
2015 Winner DoMatcha Ceremonial Organic

M003: Matcha Blend

2015 Winner Perfect South First Harvest Matcha Genmaicha
Yellow Tea Category

Y001: Yellow Tea

2017 Gold Lumbini Tea Factory (Ltd) Lumbini Valley Golden Tips
2017 Silver Cup Above Tea Mrs Wang’s Mogan Mountain
2015 Winner Cup Above Tea Yellow Buds, Organic, April 2015
Black Tea Categories

Best Black Tea Overall

2017 Winner Lumbini Tea Factory (Ltd) Lumbini Singhraja Wiry Tips
2015 Winner Tai Shiang Tea Co., Ltd #18 Ruby Tea

B001: Blended

2017 Gold Adore Tea Platinum Black
2017 Silver Raw Essentials Tea Aphrodisiac
2017 Bronze Ruby Chai Breakfast Blend
2015 Winner Adore Tea Platinum Black

B002: Flavoured

2017 Gold Adore Tea Afternoon Bliss
2017 Silver Lumbini Tea Factory (Ltd) Lumbini Black Lemon
2017 Bronze Daily Ritual New England Breakfast
2015 Winner The Art of Tea Nudi-Tea

B003: Natural Blend

2017 Gold Lumbini Tea Factory (Ltd) Lumbini Valley Breakfast Blend
2017 Silver Ovvio Organics

B004: Tea bag Blend (Non-Flavoured)

2015 Winner Greendale Marketing HetTe – Premium Ceylon Black Tea – 100 Envelope Tea Bags

B005: Tea Bag Blend

2017 Gold Pekoebrew Tea Company Pekoebrew Earl Grey Pyramid Tea Bags
2015 Winner Greendale Marketing HetTe – Black Tea Peach – 25 String & Tag Tea bags

B006: Earl Grey

2017 Gold Pekoebrew Tea Company Pekoebrew Earl Grey
2017 Silver The Tea Project The Wild Earl Grey

B007: Darjeeling

2017 Gold Tea Campaign Australia Organic Darjeeling Black Tea – Second Flush
2017 Silver Lochan Tea Doke Rungneet Darjeeling
2015 Winner Tea Campaign Australia Organic Darjeeling Black Tea – Second Flush – FTGFOP1

B008: Ceylon

2017 Gold Lumbini Tea Factory (Ltd) Lumbini Tipsy Eve
2017 Silver Pekoebrew Tea Company Pekoebrew Orange Pekoe
2017 Bronze Lumbini Tea Factory (Ltd) Lumbini Flowery Broken Orange Pekoe 1
2015 Winner Greendale Marketing HetTe – Premium Ceylon Black Tea 100gm

B009: Australian

2017 Gold Arakai Estate 2016 Spring Flush Premium Black
2015 Winner Arakai Estate Arakai Black

B011: Single Origin

2017 Gold Lumbini Tea Factory (Ltd) Lumbini Singhraja Wiry Tips
2017 Silver Cup Above Tea Golden Hand Rolled Himalayan Tips
Lochan Tea Doke Black Fusion (Autumn Flush)
2017 Bronze Wild Yunnan Tea Wild Ancient Black Tea
2015 Winner Tai Shiang Tea Co., Ltd #18 Ruby Tea
Herbal Categories

Best Herbal Overall

2017 Winner Ovvio Organics No 85 Flourish Organic Tea
2015 Winner Ovvio Organics No 35 Ruby Heart Berry Organic Tea

HB001: Loose Blend

2017 Gold Ovvio Organics No 85 Flourish Organic Tea
2017 Silver Ruby Chai Soothe Me
2017 Bronze The Tea Project Yoga
2015 Winner Ovvio Organics No 23 Ruby Heart Berry Organic Tea

HB002: Tea Bag Blend

2017 Gold Tea Amo- Specialty Healing Teas Remedy (No. 5)- Cold & Flu
2017 Silver Ovvio Organics No 40 Chamomile Days Organic Tea
2017 Bronze Tea Amo- Specialty Healing Teas Cleanse (No. 6)- Slim & Detox

HB003: Fruit Infusion

2017 Gold Ovvio Organics No 84 Pear Blossom Organic Tea
2017 Silver Ovvio Organics No 30 C-Strength Citrus Organic Tea
2017 Bronze Teapot Teas Berries, Buds & Bark
2015 Winner Tea Blossoms Red Square

HB004: Rooibos Blend

2017 Gold Tea Garden Co. It Takes Tea to Mango
2017 Silver Adore Tea Jamala Rooibos
2017 Bronze Brewed By Belinda Creativitea
2015 Winner Wildfire Organic Tea Peace Time
Best Tea House Categories

Best Tea House Overall (Australia-Wide)

2017 Winner The Tea Project
2015 Winner Adore Tea

BTH001: Best Tea House (VIC)

2015 Winner Impala + Peacock

BTH002: Best Tea House (NSW) (Including ACT)

2017 Gold The Tea Project
2017 Silver Daily Ritual
2015 Winner (NSW) The Tea Project Newcastle
2015 Winner (ACT) Adore Tea

BTH003: Best Tea House (QLD)

2017 Gold The Silva Spoon Tea House
2015 Winner The Silva Spoon Tea House

BT006: Best Tea House (SA)

2015 Winner Sanctuary Tea House
Green Tea Categories

Best Green Tea Overall

2017 Winner Cup Above Tea Master Kinezuka’s Gyokuro
2015 Winner Arakai Estate Arakai Green

GR001: Japan

2017 Gold Cup Above Tea Master Kinezuka’s Houjicha
2017 Silver Impala + Peacock Artisan Teas Gyokuro Green
2017 Bronze Cup Above Tea Master Kurihara’s Gyokuro

GR002: Single Origin Korea

2017 Gold Formay Green

GR003: Single Origin China

2017 Gold Cup Above Tea Master Wei’s Dragonwell
2015 Winner Yi Pin Cha Yuan Pine Needle Green

GR004: Worldwide

2017 Gold Arakai Estate 2016 Spring Flush Premium Green
2015 Winner Cup Above Tea Gyokuro, Premium

GR005: Natural Blend

2017 Gold Tea Garden Co Lavender Sunset
2017 Silver Tea Campaign Australia Organic Darjeeling Green Tea
2017 Bronze Bodhi Organic Tea Bodhi Organic ViridiTEA
2015 Winner Tea Campaign Australia Organic Darjeeling Green Tea – FTGFOP1

GR006: Flavoured Blend

2017 Gold Tea Garden Co Mull It Over
2017 Silver SpiritualiTea Heart Chakra Blend
2015 Winner SpiritualiTea SpiritualiTea Heart Chakra Blend

GR007: Tea Bags (Flavoured)

2017 Gold DoMatcha Organic Genmaicha
2017 Silver Universal Village Clarity
2015 Winner Greendale Marketing HetTe – Green Tea with CRANBERRY (20 Tea Bags)

GR008: Tea Bags (Non-Flavoured)

2017 Gold DoMatcha Organic Sencha

GR009: Best Australian Green Tea

2017 Gold Arakai Estate 2016 Spring Flush Premium Green
2015 Winner Arakai Estate Arakai Green
Oolong Tea Categories

Best Oolong Tea Overall

2017 Winner Wan Ling Tea House Australia Bai Ya Qi Lan Oolong
2015 Winner Wan Ling Tea House Australia Hong Xin Te Chun Guan Yin Wang

OG001: Light

2017 Gold Tea Vivre Superfine Taiwan Ali Shan Oolong Tea
Wan Ling Tea House Australia Cansai JiPin Yin Wan Autumn 2015
2017 Silver Cup Above Tea Master Zhang’s Tieguanyin
2015 Winner Wan Ling Tea House Australia Hong Xin Te Chun Guan Yin Wang

OG002: Dark

2017 Gold Wan Ling Tea House Australia Bai Ya Qi Lan Oolong
2017 Silver Cup Above Tea Master Mao’s Dark Roast Sumatra
2015 Winner A Cup Above Tea Dark Roast Sumatra (Lightly Aged, Spring 13)

OG005: Natural Blend

2017 Gold Raw Essentials Tea Slim Blend

OG006: Flavoured Blend

2017 Gold Tea Garden Co Red Lips and Rosie Cheeks
Puerh Tea Categories

Best Puerh Tea Overall

2017 Winner Wild Yunnan Tea Wild Ancient Sheng Pu-er (Vintage 2011)
2015 Winner Wan Ling Tea House Australia Lao Man Er 2013 Ancient Tea Tree Shu Puer

PH001: Sheng

2017 Gold Wild Yunnan Tea Wild Ancient Sheng Pu-erh (Vintage 2011)
2017 Silver Wan Ling Tea House Australia Lao Man Er Sheng Puer 2013
2017 Bronze Wan Ling Tea House Australia Ji Di Ancient Tea Tree Sheng Puer
2015 Winner Wan Ling Tea House Australia Jing Mai 2012 Sheng Tea Pearls

PH002: Shou

2017 Gold Wan Ling Tea House Australia Lao Man Er Shu Puer 2013
2017 Silver Wild Yunnan Tea Wild Ancient Shu Pu-erh (Vintage 2004)
2015 Winner Wan Ling Tea House Australia Lao Man Er 2013 Ancient Tea Tree Shu Puer

PH003: Natural Blend

2017 Gold Impala + Peacock Artisan Teas Monk’s Garden

PH004: Flavoured Blend

2017 Gold Tea Garden Co Orange You Glad You Picked Me
Chai Tea Categories

Best Chai Tea Overall

2017 Winner Ruby Chai Ruby Honey Chai
2015 Winner Original Chai Co Morning Masala Chai

C001: Traditional; Black Tea Base

2017 Gold Ruby Chai Ruby Honey Chai
2017 Silver Original Chai Co Morning Masala Chai
2017 Bronze Tea Garden Co. Vermont Chai
2015 Winner Original Chai Co Morning Masala Chai

C002

2017 Gold The Silva Spoon Tea House Creme Brulee Spiced Chai
2017 Silver Twisted Tonic Tea Golden Chai
2017 Bronze Twisted Tonic Tea Wild At Heart
2015 Winner Ruby Chai Ruby Red Chai

C003: Tea Bag

2017 Gold Ovvio Organics No 04 Chai High Organic Tea
Iced Tea Categories

IT001: Freshly Made

2017 Gold Bodhi Organic Tea Bodhi Organic LongeviTEA
2017 Silver Tea at Henry’s Mango Pana Cotta
2017 Bronze Ovvio Organics No 88 Black Apple Orchard Iced Tea

IT002: Tea Cocktail

2017 Gold The Tea Project A Thai Island Iced Tea
2017 Silver The Tea Project Coal and Cedar
Other Categories

ER001: Best Tea/Food Inspired Menu

2017 Gold The Silva Spoon Tea House
Flag & Spear / In the Art of Entertaining

ER002: Best Tea Menu

2017 Gold The Tea Project
2017 Silver The London Drum

ER003: Best Tea Packaging

2017 Gold Pekoebrew Tea Company
2017 Silver Tea Amo- Specialty Healing Tea
2017 Bronze Brewed By Belinda
2015 Winner Cup Above Tea

ER004: Best Tea Website

2017 Gold Cup Above Tea
2017 Silver Bodhi Organic Tea
2017 Bronze The Tea Project
Other Categories

Best Organic Tea Overall

2015 Winner Bukit Sari Plantation Imperial White Tea