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Tea bag maker? Where can I order one?
I want one for personal use but have heard they are expensive. Any outlets that might have them for comparison shopping? Thank you, Allen You can buy empty tea bags all over the place (for example, se...
16 years ago 8
 
Georgian Tea
(Nigel at Teacraft) writes: Sorry, I'm confused. Are you saying that Chernobyl itself had an effect on the tea industry? Georgia isn't that close to Chernobyl, is it? I seem to remember hearing about ...
16 years ago 3
 
TeaAdvisor.com - A new tea community
I just started this website and would love it if you'd check it out! Thanks a lot! Just joined this tea forum Highly recommended.
7 years ago 2
 
Any Darjeeling Tea Drinkers
Looking A Darjeeling Tea lover in this group. You may visit for complete details on Darjeeling Teas Well, I'll ask this question of you, then. When I was a kid, Darjeeling teas were much darker than t...
7 years ago 4
 
Can pregnant women drink tea?
Can pregnant women drink tea? I usually drink at least 5 cups of tea everyday before I am pregnant. So when I find out I am having the baby. This question comes to me: Can pregnant women drink tea? So...
9 years ago 2
 
Sencha Shot - Ito En
A local discount store by my house always is flush with Ito En product. A great deal for me because $0.99 for the 2L bottles of iced tea is pretty nice. I think the jasmine green is the best of the of...
12 years ago 3
 
Where can I buy mylar bags to store teas in???
Hi all: My first thread here on Does anybody know where I can get small mylar bags where I can place some tea and seal it? You know, like those small, metallic, air-tight pouches used by tea merchants...
13 years ago 7
 
Pu-erh Factory Mystery
Hello pu-erh detectives! I recently bought a new offering from my Chinatown. It's a 250g zhuancha brick. On either side of a large "cha" logo, it says "smiles greet the world" and "friend tea" in chin...
14 years ago 9
 
Differences between Taj Mahal *VS* Red Label tea
They're both made by Unilever. SO what's the difference? They also cost the same. I personally think that the grain shapes are different, and that Taj Mahal has a brighter, less bitter taste. I think ...
11 years ago 6
 
The Book of Tea by Kakuzo Okakura
The Book of Tea by Kakuzo Okakura is available via eBay here: More on Kakuzo Okakura can be found here: All books posted (by me) on eBay can be found here: Mermaidscribe, Since you are advertising you...
12 years ago 7
 
How does commercial bottled tea last without preservatives?
exp: 12/14/2007 (...freshly 'expired' ) The label of course says: "pure black tea, unsweetened, with no preservatives or anything else to stand in the way of clean, fresh taste and numerous health ben...
12 years ago 2
 
Krups tea kettle leaks
We've been using a Krups electric tea kettle (model #856) for a few years and it has been great, but it recently developed a small leak. Does anyone know whether this can be fixed?...or should we just...
13 years ago 4
 
Twinings UK vs. Twinings USA - is it just me?
I visited the Twinings shop in the Strand this past summer and stocked up on tea to bring back home to the States with me. There seems to be a much more extensive selection of Twinings blends availabl...
14 years ago 25
 
Decaf Pu Erh?
I have to admit that caffeine has defeated me. I'm finding myself unable to drink teas regularly without getting a bit wound up in the evening sometimes. But I -=miss=- tea so! There are so many intri...
13 years ago 10
 
Kalami Tea Revisited
Okay, I asked earlier about "Kalami" and "Barooti" teas, which are sold to the middle eastern market. I had thought all of these teas were Assam, although recently I found a Chinese tea in a Persian m...
14 years ago 7
 
Oolong tea: Makes me sweat
Oolong makes me become very hot. I feel it as sweat in my back and heat in the face. I originally thought it was because of the hot water. It turned out that other teas don't have such an extensive ef...
10 years ago 1
 
Chinatown Yunnan Tuocha
This was under $2 for a 100 gram tuocha in a round green paper board box. Definitely a green tea rather than the cooked black Puers that I'd gotten earlier (from Specialteas and from the same store in...
15 years ago 14