Tea Tips for Newbies

By Stephanie Harkinsย [reposted from our sister blog] Just getting acquainted with the wide, wide world of tea? Have you only just started to branch out beyond the familiarity of bagged tea or realized that tea comes in a lot more varieties than black or green? Tea can be very intimidating to someone just learning about …

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The Christmas Cookie Exchange Report

We just hosted our second annual cookie exchange tea, and it was a smashing success. The halls were decked and "fa la las" played quietly on the background while we sipped our cups of cheer. In this case the cups of cheer were a spicy cinnamon black tea and a blooming jasmine tea. The cinnamon …

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A Guide to Tea Review Sites

By William I. Lengeman III Thereโ€™s no way to be sure how many varieties of tea exist, but the numbers may run into the thousands. It is safe to say that it would take a lifetime of devoted sampling for anyone to be able to taste even a fraction of them. Even the combined efforts …

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