SILIGURI: Small tea growers (STGs) are coming together from around the world to ensure fair pricing. At a recent meeting in Indosnesia, a number of growers prepared a draft report that addresses issues including sustainability, quality control, farmer education and profit margins. More . . .
Explore the fascinating world of tea with us. There is a vast collection of writings about tea, its benefits and ceremonies, that have been passed down through the centuries. We will continue to update this site with what's new in the world of tea as well as reference as many historical pieces as possible. So let's get started!
New This Month - Gold Mountain Blend
A nice, full-bodied mix with smokey overtones. Blended with Yunnan, Keemun and Assam teas from China and India. Perfect for that cool, fall day where you need something flavorful to ward off the chill in the air.
With so many choices for tea, how do you insure the best tea drinking experience? We want to guide you and your friends into making tea the preferred beverage for every occasion. Whether it's your first cup in morning or last for the night, there is a tea that works for every time of day.
A general strike by 23 trade unions was called to protest unfair wages for tea plantation workers. The strike affected businesses in north Bengal, India. More . . .
Darjeeling, for many people, means tea, but the eponymous hill resort nestled in the Himalayas in India's northeast is also a gateway to spectacular views of the world's third highest peak as well as a rare glimpse of snow leopards and red pandas. More . . .
An informative look at tea and Taiwan's unique tea culture. By KORU Productions, MÖBIUS Studios and Ben Marcus-Willers.