Tea Veterans — Nigel Melican

Time to visit with another person who has been in the “tea trenches” for many years. Another dedicatee to the Camellia Sinensis plant (the tea bush) and to processing it for a variety of tastes. Someone who contributes daily to the enjoyment of tea by people the world over. Another unsung hero, a veteran in …

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A Bathtub Full of Tea

Is there such a thing as too much tea? Perhaps there is but there probably aren't too many tea lovers who would agree with this notion. The next time you're looking to drink tea in mass quantities and are looking for someone to help out you might want to give Olly Murs a call. The …

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Learning About Life Through Tea

The saying goes that experience is the best teacher. Certainly true when it comes to learning about life. And certainly true for learning about tea. But did you know that you can learn about life through tea? It’s true — honest! One thing’s for sure: you can’t learn about life (or tea!) through the movies. …

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Review of Golden Heaven Yunnan by The English Tea Store

Name: Golden Heaven Yunnan Brand: English Tea Store Type: Black tea Form: Loose leaf Review: Yunnan golds are always a surprise. Some are earthy, some spicy, some sweet. I've tasted some that taste purely of honey, while others are deeply complex. This Golden Yunnan offers a blend of earthy flavor along with a strong jolt …

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Tea Traditions — Africa

From the early days of the British tea trade, Africa has been a key player. Their traditions with tea are, therefore, deep rooted yet rather unique. And certainly worth a bit of exploration. Africa is a large continent with a variety of peoples and cultures. Tea is known from Egypt and Morocco in the north, …

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