The Tea Enthusiast's Handbook: A Guide to Enjoying the World's Best Teas

The Tea Enthusiast's Handbook: A Guide to Enjoying the World's Best Teas

Mary Lou Heiss



AROUND the realm IN A TEACUP

Did you recognize that tea is the main extensively ate up beverage on the earth after water? Or that each one of the world's tea originates from merely 3 forms of a unmarried plant? whereas a cup of tea could be a basic excitement for many folks, there are a dizzying variety of tastes from which to settle on. and each tea, no matter if a gently candy eco-friendly tea from Japan or a bracing, brisk Darjeeling black, tells a narrative within the cup concerning the land that nurtured it and the tea-making abilities that reworked it.
 
In this authoritative consultant, veteran tea execs Mary Lou and Robert J. Heiss supply a long time of workmanship on knowing tea and its origins, the various how one can purchase tea, and the way to discover and luxuriate in the six periods of tea (green, yellow, white, oolong, black, and Pu-erh). extra suggestion on steeping the correct cup and storing tea at domestic, along a gallery of greater than thirty-five person teas with tasting notes and outlines make The Tea Enthusiast's Handbook a unique resource of either sensible details and wealthy aspect approximately this interesting beverage.

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