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Tea Around the World – A Glimpse into 5 Tea Cultures

You know what your favorite tea is and how you like to prepare it: Maybe you love to start your … Continue reading 

Bubble Tea – A Springtime Treat

Spring weather is upon us, and so we find ourselves whistling and smiling at all hours of the glorious day, … Continue reading 

Tea Trip: Final Thoughts and Reflections

As our journey to experience Ti Kuan Yin Oolong Tea comes to an end, our Ministers reflect on this magical … Continue reading 

Tea Trip: Wei and Wang Ti Kuan Yin – Legends of Discovery

There are two legends that describe the discovery of the legendary Ti Kuan Yin Oolong Tea and these two stories … Continue reading 

Tea Trip: Anxi Tea Market & Qingshui Yan Temple

Ti Yuan Yin oolong tea is mostly traded at the Anxi Tea Market.  Tea farmers gather to show their finished … Continue reading 

Tea Trip: In the Home of Ti Kuan Yin

We left temperate Xiamen early in the morning, hoping for good weather in the mountains despite a forecast for rain.  … Continue reading 

Tea Trip: Journey to Experience Ti Kuan Yin Oolong Tea in China

This week, we have the unique opportuniTEA to travel abroad to experience tea in China.  Along the way our Ministers … Continue reading 

Also posted in Tea Travels

How Tea Is Produced – From Plant to Cup

Your favorite tea, from Ginger Peach to Honey Ginseng Green, has a story to tell. Our teas go on an … Continue reading 

Sip. Savor. Save the Planet.

You may not think to look in your pantry when it is time to plant some springtime bulbs, but you … Continue reading 

The World’s Rarest Teas

Here at The Republic of Tea, we know better than anyone the lasting appeal of a perfect Earl Grey or … Continue reading