Thursday, April 15, 2021

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

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

The Road Warrior’s Tea Kit

  Face it. You can’t find good tea anywhere on most business trips and hot water is a contradiction in terms globally. So, Warrior, arm...

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:...

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...

Tea in America

Tea, in the White House Published on July 1, 2017 by Peter GW Keen Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe… These first five Presidents of the United...

A Darjeeling Devotee

Design Your Own Chai:The Life of Spice by Peter GW Keen   Chai is a style of tea, rather than a precise specification or standardized set...

Clonals – the tea of the future

Published on March 15, 2016 by Peter GW Keen There’s a straight-faced line in a scientific report that innovation in tea making in Japan has...

Good Tea Needs a Good Tea Cup

Good Tea Needs A Good Teacup Published on April 26, 2016 by Peter GW Keen How many times have you made the very same tea as...

Tea of the Future: How Science Fiction Sees It

  By far the best-known quote about tea comes from science fiction. It is, of course, from Jean Luc Picard, the sophisticated French captain of...

A primeira mulher a gerenciar um jardim de chá em Assam

Publicação de Peter Keen na Word Tea News em 01/04/2019 (tradução livre de Elizeth v.d.Vorst) A nomeação de Manju Baruah como gerente do jardim de chá...