Tea Terroir: Tasting a Sense of Place

Darjeeling Tea Garden. Photo by Bruce Richardson.Have you ever wondered why the flavor of Chinese Yunnan black tea differs from an Indian Darjeeling black tea? Each region yields a tea with unique aromas and flavors due in large part to varietals. But the distinctive taste of regional teas can be also be explained via a…

Tea at Breakfast

“How do we motivate people to make soft drinks … part of their morning ritual in the same way as tea or coffee?”This question was contained in a June 2013 Coca-Cola Enterprises report evaluating the changing breakfast habits of consumers in both North America and Western Europe. I cringed when I read this quote reported…