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  1. Today in morning I ejoyed N.Tukvar Darjeeling First Flush 2017 from an order from Upton tea. I am expecting 2 other refill orders from Vahdam Tea and Tea box
  2. I have been drinking 2017 First Flush Darjeelings from vahdamtea and teabox. I have found both to have good customer service and products. Delivery is by FedEx and takes about a week to arrive
  3. Lemon verbena also makes a good iced tea
  4. this is an old site but it is filled with good things http://pages.ripco.net/~c4ha2na9/tea/faq.html
  5. I use a whistle glass tea kettle for water- it is easier to feel the bubbles on the handle or see the bubbles and a timer for tea preparation
  6. yes, i always use a timer mine is an old lux i am sure it is every bit of 20 years old
  7. I received as gift 2 1/2lb bags of pu-ehr tea(in pursuit of tea). Tea has not been opened. Pls. send me a p.m. if ur interested. Unfortunately, i don't like pu-ehr. I would like to give someone the teas who would appreciate it.
  8. I am visiting family in NJ from Florida for the holidays- no cooking for me this Pesach- the pics of the gefilte fish look delicious Happy Pesach!
  9. I think it is also proper to eat sushi holding with your fingers
  10. I saw this much written about documentary- It was enjoyable and a credit to Jiro, his 2 sons,restaurant workers, and purveyors of fish.
  11. I found this on www.netserf.org this morning- http://www.pasthorizonspr.com/index.php/archives/03/2012/new-cookbook-from-stone-age-to-vikings
  12. I am visiting North Jersey from South Florida for the Holidays. I viewed this show for the first time today on veria living- first show was on green tea and second on white- also included in each episode emonstration, history and recipes
  13. I am drinking second flush darjeeling -- goomtee- several weeks ago i purchased a few of sample size teas from www.uptontea.com I still prefer drinking -oolong esp. baozhong
  14. I received 4 samples from www.sensationaltea.com yesterday morning zen flower oolong, tung ting oolong, green jade oolong, ti kwan yin i tried the formosa green jade oolong this afternoon after shopping at farmers market- nice aroma,not bitter
  15. i have been enjoying my most recent order of second flush darjeelings from www.uptontea.com my favorites so far have been: darjeeling diamond-arya estate darjeeling ftggfop1-goomtt estate
  16. thanx for your reviews- i ordered some of the teas u mentioned in your post- this is my first order from norbu-
  17. I just received best Food Writing 2011- hopefully this edition willbe as interesting I have all of books 2000-2011 I also have Cornbread Nation=The Bestof Southern Food Writing Books 1-5 Do others enjoy these books?
  18. today, i am drinking organic makalbari darjeeling silver tips from www.thefragrantleaf.com also as part of my last order- was wenshan baozhong and high mountain oolong their teas r always of high quality, imho
  19. http://www.sun-sentinel.com/features/food/sc-food-0325-tea-20110329,0,1717613.story this review and article appeared in March 31, 2011 Sun-Sentinel paper in Broward county, Florida
  20. I have made several purchases from them and have been happy- My last purchase was finally successful-I purchased a small glass teapot and pitcher- the first order was lost on way to usa but second was delivered via usps and royal mail registered signed for- customer service was excellent. I was impressed with their professionalism.
  21. http://teamasters.blogspot.com/2010/12/special-tea-and-art-exhibition.html i enjoy reading and looking at his site and blog
  22. I am waiting for my new tea order from houdeasiantea.com. I ordered three 2010 oolong teas.
  23. jpr54_


    This appeared on teamail this morning Harney & Sons will be opening up a tea room at 433 Broome St. this month, according to the Wall Street Journal: "The SoHo store will combine a country aesthetic with downtown chic, with rustic and modern design elements. In the 2,500-square-foot space there will be a tasting bar with tea consultants and a modern afternoon-tea service with light fare."
  24. ----- Forwarded Message ---- From: "info@theteagallery.com" <info@theteagallery.com> To: jpr54_1@yahoo.com Sent: Fri, October 29, 2010 5:22:12 PM Subject: November at The Tea Gallery November News: The Tea Gallery has moved to it's new location: 21 Howard Street, Suite 201, New York, NY 10013 We're sharing our new space in SoHo with the sophisticated Mandarin's Tearoom. We will be officially open on November 1st and we're kicking off our re-opening with a week of evening tea events. Both Michael from The Tea Gallery and Tim from the Mandarin's Tearoom will be sharing their favored tea varietals. We hope you can join us. Sign up and reserve a spot by contacting us at info@theteagallery.com or calling us at 212-777-6148. Details and pricing below: 10% off any teas or accessories purchased during the events. November 1-6, 2010 Tasting Event Schedule: Nov. 1 Monday White Tea 6:30 - 7:30pm $20.00 per person Nov. 2 Tuesday Green Tea 6:30 - 7:30pm $20.00 per person Nov. 3 Wednesday Oolong Tea 6:30 - 7:30pm $20.00 per person Nov. 4 Thursday Red Tea 6:30 - 7:30pm $20.00 per person Nov. 5 Friday Black Puer 6:30 - 7:30pm $20.00 per person Nov. 6 Saturday Green Puer 3:00 - 4:00pm $20.00 per person Sign up for all 6 tasting events and receive a $20.00 discount off the total ticket cost. What's New: Now that we have a new tearoom, we'll be hosting more events open to the public as well as private tea tastings. With the exception of our monthly tea events, our tearoom will only be operating by appointment. We're working on new tasting menus that will provide pricing options and multiple levels of connoisseurship for our gusts. Custom designed tastings will be available but prices will vary depending on the teas. Details will be available on our website. Our Fall teas will be in by Mid-November. Please call us to learn about this season's harvests and visit our website for updates. Thanks to the large number of requests, we're working on international shipping options and hope to have more of the options available by the first week of November. Look for Holiday Coupons in our next newsletter! Contact us at info@theteagallery.com or call us at 212-777-6148.
  25. my favorites for oolongs r www.shanshuiteas.com and www.houdeasianart.com- i also like upton tea in orderto try different teas-
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