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Musings on tea: Oolong and Chelsea Garden Blend

Ever heard of Philoctetes? Originally from Thessaly, Philoctetes (pronounced Fi-lock-te-tease) was en route to go fighting at Troy when he was bitten in the foot by a poisonous snake. 917 more words


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I’m not leaving today, but I am heading for New York New York next month! I’m looking forward to drinking tea, telling tea stories, and signing tea books at a café in NYC called… 253 more words


Do you drink Oolong tea?

If it’s tea time, choose Oolong tea. This Chinese staple can keep your cholesterol in check, aid digestion and increase metabolism. In one study, people who sipped oolong tea lost a pound a week without changing anything else!

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New Leaves

As a lover of tea, I’ve never been a fan of Starbucks. I found that they brewed their tea too hot and never had the types that I liked. 145 more words

Chrysanthemum Oolong

Sorry it’s been a little while since the last post, again. Anyway, here’s an oolong that’s mixed with chrysanthemum petals (or something).

While brewing, it has a very strong floral smell. 53 more words

Notes From The Road - Two Jugs and a Spoon

A good tea person will always be ready to adapt his or her tea making technique as circumstances dictate, and this is never more true as when you’re away from home. 412 more words