“Tea is an amazing drink. It has started wars, formed the economic backbone of several countries, is drunk on every continent and is now being hailed as a drink that can even extend life itself. Whatever it is, for me it is one of life’s essentials”.
Giles Hilton – Master of tea
Europeans that have made the tea's history
Sir Thomas Lipton (1850-1931)
Madame de la Sabliere Madame de la Sabliere in 18th century, the suspected custom of taking tea with milk is attributed to her.
Visit Whittard of Chelsea and the Twinings store at the Strand, London.
Short distance walking from Trafalgar Square. A must for tea lovers!
The tea influence in England by the Portuguese Catarina de Bragança.
Infuse…help yourself with a cup of tea…Gorreana, the only tea plantation in Europe! Gorreana, in São Miguel, at the amazing Archipelago of Azores. Masala Chai Tea in India, all sorts of tea in China, from white to blue.The traditional Moroccan Mint Tea.Black tea with milk in the UK.The Japanese ceremony and its culture. The historical sights in China, the tea tours in the U.S.
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