Quotes and sayings on how to drink tea

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Drinking tea is one of the greatest pleasures in life and many writers down the ages have had something to say about how it should be done. This is a collection of my favourite quotes and sayings on the all-important topic of “how to drink tea”. I hope you find something here that lifts your … Read more Quotes and sayings on how to drink tea

Top ten quotes about tea in literature

top ten quotes about tea

The wonderful drink that is tea has inspired countless writers down the centuries. Some novelists have their characters comment on the role of tea in their fictional lives. Here is my first list of some of my favourite quotes from my favourite novels and poetry about tea. Since the list proved so popular, I have … Read more Top ten quotes about tea in literature

Tea-related little silver linings

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An old phrase says that “every cloud has its silver lining” and my grandmother, the greatest tea drinker in the world ever (both in terms of quantity and she was just awesome), was applied this philosophy to everyday life to an almost maddening degree. My grandmother, my hero For the entirety of the Second World … Read more Tea-related little silver linings

Exhibition Review – A Tea Journey: From the Mountains to the Table

Definitely more of a journey than simply an exhibition, A Tea Journey: From the Mountains to the Table is a walk across the continents to explore the history and cultural significance of tea through the centuries. We followed the outwardly unimpressive leaf of that small shrub, Camellia sinensis, on its hugely impressive rise from a medicinal … Read more Exhibition Review – A Tea Journey: From the Mountains to the Table