Tea in the Movies: “Gosford Park”

The portrayal of tea consumption in the movies varies widely. It ranges from a mere afterthought stuck in by a script writer to get the actors through a scene that isn’t working to a commentary on society or morality or some other supposedly lofty idea. The big tea scene in Gosford Park, a Robert Altman …

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Tea by the Numbers

You don’t have to know much about tea in order to drink it, although it wouldn't hurt to know how to select it and prepare it properly. But if you're interested in a few facts on the topic, read on. 1 There is only one plant from which tea is derived. It's called Camellia sinensis. …

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