Teas of the World: Assamica Teas

We think of Camellia Sinensis var. assamica teas as those grown in the state of Assam in northern India. But this varietal of the tea plant is also grown elsewhere and, due to that alternate growing environment, can taste rather different from those grown in Assam. The assamica varietal is raised in these locations (and …

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Offbeat Tea & Tea Treats

I'm still not sure what the make of the name Teagurt, if I do say so myself. Is it clever or just plain dopey? I guess that's not for me to decide. In any event, if you weren't tipped off by the name, you might want to know that Teagurt was described in a recent …

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