Tea Gardens in Nepal

The buzz these days seems to be about tea from Nepal. You know, that little country spread across the Himalayas just north of the Bihar state in India which is becoming more of a contender in tea production, too. I thought, therefore, the time had come to take a closer look. Key Gardens and Producers …

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Fresh-Brewed Iced Tea from a Convenience Store?

I ran across a press release recently that announced that a certain well known convenience store chain was rolling out something called "fresh-brewed" iced tea in its stores. Which got me to wondering. I've seen this phrase used before and have never thought much about it, but just exactly what does fresh-brewed tea mean? I …

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