Tea which is derived from the Chinese word t’e,pronounced tay, only refers to beverages made from the leaves and buds of the Camellia Sinensis or Camellia Assamica plant. Drinks made from herbs or fruit such as peppermint, camomile, mixed herbs, mixed fruit, rosehip and lemongrass are referred to as infusions or tisanes, never as tea. Tea(…)
Welcome to my Blog! My hope is to demystify the myths and mysteries surrounding tea. Our journey will enlighten you about this wonderful drink, cut through the half truths that surround it and leave you wanting more. Pour another pot please. Sit back, sip and most of all Enjoy!