Fabienne Effertz invites us to discover two worlds that may seem to have nothing in common: cheese and tea. But these two products are closer than we realize. In her book, Mrs Effertz takes various angles to present how they connect: be it technical (transformation, refinement, preservation etc), or tasting (pairings, aroma description etc), or even from the perspective of supply chain. She also discusses the challenges of preserving a particular styles of sustainable agriculture from Belgium and Switzerland to Quebec.
Cups and accessories
All the essential accessories for preparing tea.
Here is a practical brewing vessel of amazing simplicity, designed for people who want to drink tea on the move. This flask is made of porcelain with an airtight lid and a removable stainless steel filter. It allows you the choice to brew your tea leaves using the technique you find most convenient at the time.
Besides its insulated aspect, the magic of this flask lies in the fact that none of its components have to be detached to drink the tea, or even to infuse it.
From time immemorial, praised by poets adored by Emperors, tea is not only the most consumed beverage on the planet but also an essential part of the diet of millions around the world. From its distant Chinese origins the taste for tea has crossed all borders. Its many virtues and flavours make it hard to ignore. Whether the leaves come from the famous sacred mountains of China or the highest gardens of Darjeeling, every cup tells a story, reveals the grower's craft, conjures up a landscape. Take a voyage into the teascapes of China, Taiwan, India, Japan and other important producing …
Here is a practical brewing vessel of amazing simplicity, designed for people who want to drink tea on the move. This flask is made of double walled glass with an airtight lid and a removable stainless steel filter. It allows you the choice to brew your tea leaves using the technique you find most convenient at the time.
The west has once again fallen in love with green tea.
Hot off the press, our new book "Thé vert à la rencontre d'un art millénaire". Travel with us through meetings with the artisans and other highlights of Asia's green tea cultures, a new study on tea and health and page after page of beautiful photos and illustrations.
The Meaning of Tea: A Tea Inspired Journey. Director Scott Chamberlin Hoyt travels through India, Japan, Taiwan, Morocco, England, France, Ireland, and even Tea, South Dakota. Unveiling tea's mysterious appeal, the film considers the question of whether there is any inherent "meaning" to be found in tea, particularly in an amped-up, high-tech era increasingly dominated by mass-marketing and fast food. The DVD offers Special Features including an interview with the director on the making of the film. Experience the Japanese Tea Ceremony; enjoy additional interviews with "Tea people"; meet the …