The Best of the English Tea Store Tea Blog in 2013

The year 2013 has been a busy one for this blog, where an array of writers have brought you a variety of views of tea. Tea Guy William I. Lengeman kept us informed with his monthly reports on tea books, gadgets, and other news. He’s also been trying some of the teas and herbals from …

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Richard Twining’s Observations on the Tea Trade (1785)

It should come as no surprise that the various family members of a prominent English tea company should come in for a mention here now and then, at a site that's focused on English tea and tea culture. That family is, of course, the Twining family, whose firm started operating long before Americans had even …

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