Tag Archives: tea history

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A Foray Into East Frisian Tea

In last week’s Tea Journal entry, we meandered the streets of Morocco. However, this week’s ‘Stories From The Silk Road’ serial has us washing up on very different shores: East Frisia to be exact!

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Charming Chamomile

When one hears “herbal tea”, many think of chamomile straight away. Given everyone from Ancient Egyptians to Peter Rabbit partakes in this beloved brew, we think it’s time to spill the tea on this wonderful tisane.

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Much ado about kombucha

There’s no better way to kick up a fizz this springtime than with kombucha. This fermented tea drink—just like its friends matcha and chai—has undergone a huge boost in popularity during recent years and for good reason