Water vs. Tea

By now most of you tea lovers must surely be aware of the fact that tea is the second most popular beverage in the world (or at least this is what we've been told). At the top of this particular heap, of course, is good old-fashioned water. Putting aside for now the fact that tea …

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Unsweetened Iced Tea — Bucking a Southern Tradition

Drinking my chilled (iced) tea unsweetened is truly bucking a Southern tradition. In the Southeast U.S., “sweet tea” is not only a true tradition but almost a right of passage. First, what is this “sweet tea” everyone around here raves about? Pretty obvious, really. It’s chilled (iced) tea with lots of sugar, at least that’s …

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