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The Trouble with Tea Bags

By On September 16, 2007

It is ubiquitous: that tea-filled gauze bag attached to a string with an identifying tag at the end. The tea bag is perhaps one of the great injustices thrust upon tea drinkers… Read More

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Oxidized to Purple-fection

By On September 12, 2007

Oolong teas have been gaining popularity in Western Societies for the last several years. Many people have touted the health benefits of oolongs for their high level of antioxidants and increased metabolic… Read More

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Cold Brew Iced Tea Directions

By On September 9, 2007

Late summer is the perfect time for iced tea – a refreshing way to get all the benefits of your favorite tea. I’ve lately been playing around with making sun tea –… Read More

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Brewing TNT

By On July 8, 2007

It is hard to believe that such small disks can pack so many flowers, roots, berries and botanicals. TNT Teas and Tisanes are truly unique. With 20 disks per dynamite shaped stick each disk… Read More

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Sado or Chado

By On June 24, 2007

  Creating ceremony or a bond between those engaged in tea ceremony does not need to be complex in its process. It can be simple and intimate. According to Sen Soshitsu, Ura… Read More

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Tea Is Hot | ICED

By On May 23, 2007

Damn it’s getting hot! I don’t know where you are while you read this but if you are in the northern half of this ball we call earth you are probably getting… Read More

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Steeping Times

By On January 8, 2007

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Brewing Art of Tea

By On January 8, 2007

“The journey of a thousand cups begins with a single sip” -Steve Schwartz Founder of Art of Tea Finding that perfect taste experience is part of the craft. These are general guidelines,… Read More

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Pu-erh

By On August 22, 2006

Tea Bits About Pu-erh As with many teas, Pu-erh is named after the region where it was first harvested. There was a small town in the Yunnan province called Pu-erh. All teas… Read More