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Harvest History and Current Gardening Practices: The Effects on Tea Quality (Tea Terroir Part VI)

Harvest History and Current Gardening Practices: The Effects on Tea Quality (Tea Terroir Part VI)

The way a tea is harvested is important for the quality of tea. Handpicked teas are of better quality than tea harvested using a machine because the leaves are not accidentally torn or damaged. 

The Tea Nixon Drank When He Visited China

The Tea Nixon Drank When He Visited China

Tea is a drink that nourishes conversation, peace, and relationships. In fact, tea is a very diplomatic beverage and the world benefited from its powers when Nixon and Mao Zedong sipped on it during their famous 1972 talks.

4 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Tea

4 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Tea

Four ways to get the most out of your tea: 1. Pick a tea based on the time of day and what effects you want, 2. Make time for your tea, 3. Re-infuse the leaves, and 4. Share your tea.

Native Ecosystem And Tea Quality (Tea Terroir Part V)

Native Ecosystem And Tea Quality (Tea Terroir Part V)

The native ecosystem of a tea plant’s growing region is composed of other plants and insects. These other plants and insects also influence tea terroir and the flavor of the tea.

Not-So-Boozy Bars

Not-So-Boozy Bars

Alcohol-free spirits and bars exist all over the United States and are growing as the sober curious movement gains traction, especially among millennials. These spaces can have a number of benefits for people who want to live alcohol-free permanently or just experiment with it. Not only does this allow people to have a place to socialize without relying on alcoholic beverages, but it also allows for bartenders and chefs to craft more creative drinks independent of boozy ingredients.