Some Pros and Cons of Tea Concentrates

A tea vendor commented recently online that they were dropping tea concentrates from their product line-up and going with powdered forms only. Their chief justification for this action was a very sensible one: save on shipping costs. However, it got me to thinking about that and other pros and cons of tea concentrates. Let’s face …

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Book Review: “The Gunpowder Gardens” by Jason Goodwin

Over the course of the years that I've been writing about tea I've had the good fortune to review quite a few books on the topic. While many of them were very entertaining and informative, with a few notable exceptions they weren't necessarily the kind of page turners that you'd be likely to sit down …

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