Over the Teacups

Giving Voice to the Tea Industry

Tea Foodies Cooking with Tea

Tea and Food

It never ceases to amaze me that there is such a correlation between tea and food, culinary tea, tea and food pairings and tea tastings. Tea is currently a very popular topic with culinary insiders from the Culinary Institute of America to local tea tasting classes such as these (try search engines for “tea tasting class” and your city name): The Jasmine Pearl in Portland, OR, NW Wu-Wo Tea Ceremony, Phoenix Tea who has a tea tasting club, Breakaway Cooking with Tea – San Francisco, or Cooking With Tea – Philip Gelb, amongst others.

Tea Ceremony Celebrates the Drink’s Spiritual and Mystical Aspects

Tea Ceremony Celebrates the Drink’s Spiritual and Mystical Aspects

In Chinese culture tea is not just a beverage, it’s a way of life. Through the ages it has been an integral part of
Chinese culture and it is found woven throughout the people’s philosophy and spiritual beliefs. The Chinese Tea Ceremony is an intricate celebration of the […]