Latest Tea Connoisseur's Forum

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New "Honest Teas" Flavor
I know, it's bottled tea. But theirs are not bad IMHO, and the latest, "Peach Oo-la-long" is quite good. Warren
16 years ago
Ahmand Tea in UK and in Russia
Hi! I live in Russia and like United Kingdom. ;) Our TV advertisement presents a tea named "Ahmad Tea" as follows: "True English Tea", "English people drink only Ahmad Tea" and etc... Is it true o...
16 years ago 33
Re: tea brick
Anybody know where I can buy a YAK. $.30/kg even impresses this miser of tea prices. I'd love to run a brick through a pressure cooker. I'd strain and use the broth with buttermilk. Hey wait, I do...
16 years ago 1
UK mail order source for Russian Caravan
I am a newbie to this very promising looking (and established) Newsgroup. My query is simple enough. I am based in Ireland and I came across Russian Caravan blend from Fortnum and Masons after a trip ...
16 years ago 2
Re: Tea drinking on the wane
I always read that the Irish drink the most tea (probably per capita). Also, Indians drink more. Thank God for Indians. I get my everyday tea and masala tea spice cheaply at the local Indian marke...
16 years ago 1
Re: New Zealand
I'm so envious. Here in South Carolina, the summer temperatures often soar to 105 (40+ C) or more, with 99.999% humidity. Thank God for iced tea, but I miss those nippy days where nothing is as co...
16 years ago 1
Re: Boba Tea
Try searching for "bubble tea" instead, perhaps. It does take a while to cook, so I tend to just buy bubble tea pre-made. :-) A pressure cooker may speed things up; and I bet making a large bat...
16 years ago 1
Re: Pointer to the FAQ and Vendor Lists
By the way, I just added six new commercial tea sites to my web page.
16 years ago
Re: old tea
I've never gotten a headache even from really old tea. I have, however, developed headaches from drinking too much tea. In your efforts to finish off your old tea, did you find yourself drinking more...
16 years ago
Re: Are you lot
Serves you right for putting the tea bag and milk in the cup. I would've thought you'd've learned by now, apart from the bag-and-milk-in-first "method" being an abomination in the eyes of all righ...
16 years ago 38
Re: Is is okay to eat green tea leaves?
Well, when making cups of green or oolong with the leaves rolled up into little balls, it might give you an idea how how many leaves per cup, eh? Maybe 10 to 15 balls/pearls per cup? Like the Jasmin...
16 years ago 3
Rishi: Tae Guan Yin
I've been thinking of trying Rishi's Iron Goddess of Mercy Tae Guan Yin. Has anyone ordered anything from them? What did you think of shipping and quality? -LG
16 years ago
Re: Health Benefits of White Tea
Have a look at our Caffeine in Tea thread. -LG
16 years ago
Health Benefits of White Tea
Ha ha... you should see our Caffeine in Tea thread. -LG >From: W Lee (wan_s >Subject: Health Benefits of White Tea >Newsgroups:
16 years ago 1
Re: Caffeine in tea
It depends on what you mean by "selective." If you mean entirely conscious or forced breeding, then *mostly* yes (albeit primarily in the modernized world, and outside of arranged marriages and the l...
16 years ago 6