• Rose Latte Recipe – Healthy, Natural and Easy
    It’s pink, beautiful and it smells amazing! This rose latte recipe is made from rose petals and doesn’t use store bought rosewater like many other recipes. The petals on their own won’t make the latte as pink as you see on the photo, but when you add a pinch of my secret ingredient, it will do the trick. You can certainly skip it but your latte will look WAY prettier if you add it, plus ... read more
    Source: Tea CachaiPublished on June 10, 2019 3:32 pm
    7 days ago
  • What Is Purple Leaf Tea, Really?
    An old tea plant turns over a colorful new leaf The deep red-purple new leaves of the Zi Juan purple tea cultivar.Though “purple tea” is sometimes marketed as a whole new type of tea in the vein of black or green tea, this name actually refers to the cultivar of tea plant used to make it. There are many purple tea cultivars out there, even just among Chinese teas. The leaves of these plants range ... read more
    Source: SevenCupsPublished on June 6, 2019 1:54 pm
    2 weeks ago
  • Interview: Shalini Agarwal of Glenburn Tea Estate
    Photo Courtesy of Shalini AgarwalThis week I am pleased to present my interview with Shalini Agarwal, who leads the wholesale operations for the Glenburn Tea Estate as the president of Glenburn Tea Direct. Learn about what it's like to grow up surrounded by tea, the challenges of selling Indian tea in the US, and find out about the seminars she's participating in for next week's upcoming World Tea Expo, below.Glenburn Tea Estate-Photo Courtesy of Shalini ... read more
    Source: Tea HappinessPublished on June 5, 2019 9:03 pm
    2 weeks ago
  • Muzha Tie Guan Yin
    Muzha   This recounting of the story of Muzha tea is based on recollections and oral traditions related by Lin Wen Shin, a long-time grower and producer in the region. I have not verified the story against documents from the various periods for none exist; or at least none that I have yet uncovered. I have, however considered some of the other brief descriptions of the development of this wonderful tea area.[1] The Muzha ... read more
    Source: Tillerman TeaPublished on May 31, 2019 11:02 pm
    2 weeks ago
  • Herbal Iced Teas To Make With Kids
    Herbal iced teas are perfect for kids, and creating them is a fun summertime activity. Over Memorial Day weekend I noticed my 9-year old son picking some of the herbs in our garden and nibbling on them. My daughter then asked for some iced tea and I realized that I should combine the two into a fun family activity.Creating herbal iced teas together is a fun and interactive way to get kids more involved in ... read more
    Source: Tea HappinessPublished on May 30, 2019 10:58 am
    3 weeks ago
  • 2019: A Bad Year for Puer Tea
    Drought hits Yunnan hard! Puer tea, a 21st century phenomenon, is going to take a big hit in 2019. Climate change has had a direct impact on the quantity and quality of puer tea. 2019 has been especially bad. On May 10, 2019 the Yunnan Meteorological Observatory gave an orange level warning for drought in northwestern, central, and southern Yunnan, orange being the worst. Leafless old tea trees that have died from the drought in ... read more
    Source: SevenCupsPublished on May 29, 2019 5:44 pm
    3 weeks ago
  • RSS Feed Not Found – Fri May 24 2019
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    Source: Images of TeaPublished on May 24, 2019 1:49 pm
    3 weeks ago
  • Meet Tinjure – Nepal’s first cooperatively run factory
    Just across the border from India’s acclaimed Darjeeling, Ilam is Nepal’s best-known tea producing area. On a clear day, one can see Mt Everest standing hundreds of miles away nestled among the other Himalayan high peaks. Since Nepal was never colonized, all of the tea production in this region has been self-organized, and as a result, Nepal has a higher number of cooperatively run factories than across the border in India. The Tinjure Cooperative is ... read more
    Source: Young Mountain TeaPublished on May 21, 2019 2:54 pm
    4 weeks ago