5 More Surprising Things About Tea

Tea is not just a beverage but an object of study for hundreds of people world-wide who specialize in its cultivation, processing, and enjoyment. Earlier I presented 5 Surprising Things About Tea that were rather light-hearted. Here are five more surprising things but in a more serious vein. 1 Moisture in, moisture out! While tea …

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The Chinese Method of Preparing Tea

If you're ever in the mood for some truly offbeat reading, you could head on over to Project Gutenberg and take a look at a curious 1854 book by one Rev. I. Platts. It's called The Book Of Curiosities: Containing Ten Thousand Wonders and Curiosities of Nature and Art - which is a somewhat abridged …

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