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new book about tea
Tea: Addiction, Explotation and Empire by Roy Moxham ... from the site ... Roy Moxham is Conservator of the University of London Library and a teacher in the University's Institute of English Studies....
16 years ago
 
Pointer to the FAQ and Vendor Lists
The FAQ is posted four times each year. It can also be found on the World Wide Web at the following URLs: My tea page has an extensive list (over 100 at last count) of vendors with Web sites. You can ...
16 years ago
 
Green Tea Raises Serotonin Levels
Hi Everyone, I remember recently doing a search on one of the search engines out there for green tea +serotonin just as a random search as I jokingly thinking "I wonder if Green tea can profess the cl...
16 years ago
 
tea addicts
Hi Everyone, DOes anyone here consider themselves a tea addict??? I myself have gone into the upper limits of up to 14-16 teas in one day but I don't often do that. I usually stay in between 2-8 teas ...
16 years ago 19
 
OT: Cancelling a Usenet message
In a thread above, I mistakenly called Candie, "Cindy". I immediately canceled the message and re-sent a corrected one. Yet, when my wife checked the NG about an hour later on her computer, the origin...
16 years ago 3
 
My first use of Yixing teapot
I am relativly new to tea drinking and my newly purchased yixing teapot seems to add more body and earthyness to my pu-erh tea. I seasoned it before use by submerging it in a pot of pu-erh tea for 15 ...
16 years ago 3
 
Yamamotoyama tea gives me a headache
Hi Everyone, Has anyone tried Yamamotoyama tea (Genmai-Cha type) or the Brown Rice with Green tea kind??? I've recently bought it from a chinese supermarket and the tea bags come in aluminum sealed ba...
16 years ago 6
 
identifying Tea Set
I am looking for help to identify a tea set I recently bought. It consists of a Tea Pot, Cream Bowl and Sugar Bowl. Itis slightly off white and all the items have silver edging. The tea pot has a silv...
16 years ago 2
 
How do I shop for tea ?
Hi I am new here and I normally frequent the newsgroup but I am also interested in adding tea to my hobbies. I notice that some sites sell tea in bricks and buttons ??? (what is a button????) and pres...
16 years ago
 
Bigelow Tea?
What do you all think of this brand of fine tea? Thanks, -Frank Pittsburgh, PA It's another commercial brand of tea among dozens and dozens. The price is cheap and any two cups out of any two boxes wi...
16 years ago 3
 
the way to buy cheaper formosa tea
We come from the city of Taiwan where is a beautful city and grow tea also provites more than a half amount of taiwan teas .We hope to provide the cheapest and hightest quality tea for everone who lik...
16 years ago 2
 
Re: Babarians also drink tea
crymad writes: As a matter of fact, right....with a certain 'however'... as I see one of the purposes of this newsgroup and many tea sites as education. Perhaps someone may like their tea with crushed...
16 years ago 18
 
Looking for containers
I'm looking for a source or sources for foil-lined paper bags similar to those used by Upton and other tea companies for small quantities (up to 2 ounces) of tea. I've found a number of places which s...
16 years ago 3
 
Looking for a good source for tea samplers
I am trying to expand my tea tastes and figure a sampler would be a good way to start. I have found plenty of suppliers online but am wondering if any stand out so far as good quality is concerned... ...
16 years ago 14
 
Greetings from Yunnan
Hi all, let me send you greetings from Menghai/Yunnan, the capital of Pu-Erh tea. I spent the last three weeks in this wonderful province, mostly hunting for tea (and drinking truckloads), Yixing pots...
16 years ago 4