The best books about tea

best books about tea

I love drinking tea and I love reading books: lovely, old-fashioned, printed on paper, put on a shelf, read in the bath, books. There are some beautiful and fascinating books about tea which contain a wealth of information not available anywhere else, not even on the internet. A little knowledge about the origins of tea, … Read more The best books about tea

It’s Black Tea Friday! Our top black teas for November 2019

black tea friday

Black Friday is here again! In order to celebrate Black (Tea) Friday on 29th November, during November we’ve been posting a daily black tea of the day on our twitter feed with the hashtag #blackteaoftheday.  There are some classic plain black teas here, as well as some autumnal choices that incorporate warming spices and fruit … Read more It’s Black Tea Friday! Our top black teas for November 2019

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