The “Golden Pour” of the Year

Yes, I know the year isn’t even half over and, yes, I know there are many tea adventures to be had in the months ahead, but sometimes something comes along that is so splendid that it can’t wait for the end of the year. Besides, the end of the year is so full of “best …

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Teapots at the British Museum – Part 2

Following on from Part 1, this instalment uses two other teapots I came across in the British Museum as a starting point to reflect on the journey of tea culture across the world; the history of tea drinking is a diaspora of teapots as much as a diaspora of tea. The teapots pictured below are …

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