The Teabag Holder — Unsung Hero of Tea Time

Teabag holders are unsung heroes of tea time, along with those hardworking cream pitchers. They sit by, all humble, and await your pleasure, like a butler or the server at a really nice restaurant or a loving spouse. Every self-respecting tea hostess/host needs a few dozen on hand for tea party propriety. Let’s face it …

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Taking Black Tea Seriously

Is black tea the Rodney Dangerfield of the tea world? One could make that argument. Dangerfield, you may recall, was a popular comedian best known for his self-deprecating humor and the catchphrase, "I don't get no respect." So why doesn’t black tea get the respect it sometimes deserves? Unless you're in Asia or a few …

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