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Women’s History Month: 3 Women Who Shaped the Tea Industry
1 year ago

Women’s History Month: 3 Women Who Shaped the Tea Industry

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March is Women’s History Month. To celebrate, we’ve profiled three women who made a big impact on the history of tea. So sit back and give thanks for these three …
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Apple Cider Teas for Thanksgiving
2 years ago

Apple Cider Teas for Thanksgiving

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If you want to be historically accurate this Thanksgiving, serve cider. If you want your spread to be historically accurate and unique, serve tea-infused apple cider.

The Golden Age of …
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History 101: The Boston Tea Party
2 years ago

History 101: The Boston Tea Party

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As you celebrate the 4th of July, take a few moments to think about how tea is responsible for the freedom you enjoy every day. We’re talking of course about …
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Tea Smugglers: 18th Century Bad Boys
3 years ago

Tea Smugglers: 18th Century Bad Boys

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It’s very easy to get a cup of tea in England. But it wasn’t always that way. In the 1700s, tea was so expensive that only aristocrats could afford it. …
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How Taking Tea Sans Sugar Meant Opposing Slavery
3 years ago

How Taking Tea Sans Sugar Meant Opposing Slavery

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Today, sprinkling a spoonful of sugar into your tea doesn’t say much about your views on human trafficking. But in the late 18th century in England, it did.

In 1791, …
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