Tea and the Full Moon

You may not know this, but tea is a favorite beverage of the man in the moon. Just kidding. There is no man in the moon. No matter. Steep a pot of tea and raise a teacup toast to our nearest neighbor in that celestial vastness. “Full moon” is one of those expressions that grew …

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A Tea Drinker’s Experiment with Milk

If you've read my ramblings at this fine tea site or at my own tea site then you'll know that I don't make any secret of my dislike for the practice of adding stuff to tea. Stuff like milk, cream, sugar, honey, laundry soap (just seeing if you're paying attention) and so on. By the …

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