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Tea Time After Qing Ming Festival and Easter Sunday

This year, tea drinkers got a double dose of holiday tea time delight with both Qing Ming and Easter occurring on the same date. I’m sure that tea indulgence was high. And now that it’s over you may need a … Continue reading

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Are You Feeling That Qingming Tingle?

The sight of the photo below from a Chinese news source recently signaled that Qing Ming time was here. And that means the pre-Qingming teas were ready and the post-Qingming teas were in process. That process, of course, starts with … Continue reading

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Spring Tea Flavors to Savor

Spring Tea Harvest time is almost here. It’s time for those tea plants (Camellia Sinensis) to awaken and begin their new season of growth (their “first flush”). Since most tea is grown at higher elevations in mountainous terrain, their growing … Continue reading

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