ARTIGOS MAIS RECENTES

Heroines of Tea: new book by Peter Keen

Heroines of Tea: just published   My new book, Heroines of Tea, is not "about" tea but the impacts of women through tea on major areas of society, politics, reform, and...

Make your own chais — milk and sugar optional

Masala chai The image above is a "cheat sheet" on making your own chai. Chai means tea so chai tea is a redundancy. It is also not a specific type...

Japanese teas: as different as sushi and burgers

Japanese teas: as different as sushi and burgers Japan's teas are almost all green. They can be exquisite and are very different from China greens: Every aspect of Japanese tea...

Tea in Brazil

          Tea consumption  in Brazil is growing at twice the world's average rate per year. It's part of the growing interest and innovation across Latin America. Here's a short extract...

New blog piece on Tea and Buddhism published in Tea Journey magazine

TEA AND BUDDHISM This new blog piece looks at the history of tea and Buddhism -- I hope you find it fun and intriguing. It explains how cha spread across...

Darjeeling: Choosing and Enjoying a Peak of Tea

Darjeeling: Tea in the High Himalayas High tea. Interesting weather patterns. Complex and vulnerable ecology. Darjeeling is a peak of tea in two senses. It is grown on the slopes of...