Tea Kettle Philosophy — The Perfect Teapot

Like any great quest, the seeking of perfection is all pervasive and can even invade our dreams and the quiet repose of our tea time. The perfect teapot — is it Cordoba’s mythical Fountain of Youth? Plato, a philosopher from long, long ago (as in before even I was born), had the idea that everything …

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Twenty Years in the Republic of Tea

Do you need a gimmick to stand out in the great wide world of tea selling? There are many successful merchants whose continued existence disproves that notion. But a great gimmick probably doesn't hurt, especially if it's combined with a good product. Take the case of the Republic of Tea, for instance. While they offer …

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