It was in 1998 that a socioeconomic problem attracted tea planting in a parched land of Bihar near the conventional tea area of Bengal and a chance availability of water made the area which had already been declared as “non-traditional tea growing area” very fertile and conducive. Advertisements
Being the messenger of Doke has become the purpose of my life now. Resettlement of those aboriginals who had the allotment of these lands where the new tea is flushing under the government declaration of non-traditional tea growing area in 1999 June is an important corporate social responsibility. Growing and manufacturing tea with the new … Continue reading Rajiv Lochan, Doke Tea Garden Messenger
Color themes for your tea party are a good thing. Normally, I would recommend yellow, for obvious reasons. But in the interest of fairness to you humans, this little teapot presents a case for a blue and white tea time. TOOOT!
Growing tea is a tough business and often one that gets little attention from tea lovers. But your little teapot buddy (me!) is here to fill you in on what is behind many of those tasty teas you love. This is another tea from Doke Tea Garden, which has been around for a number of … Continue reading Doke Tea’s Green Diamond Sparkles! – A Little Yellow Teapot Report
The Doke Tea Garden in Bihar, a state in northern India, has been around for a few years now. And while the tea plants have been growing and maturing, so has the staff. A recent sample of their second flush Green Diamond certainly is a testament to how they have improved over the years. And … Continue reading How Doke Tea’s Green Diamond Measures Up to Other Green Teas – A Little Yellow Teapot Report
In the world of tea, as in other areas of human endeavor, awards are given out for various reasons, and quality is not always a factor, so when I, your fave little teapot, heard that Doke Tea’s Silver Needle (2nd flush of 2016) had won a gold medal in Japan, I and my humans were … Continue reading Doke Tea’s Silver Needle Worth the Award? – A Little Yellow Teapot Report
Halloween is a time of scary things that go bump in the night and for magic that seems to be everywhere – even in a tea garden. Our visit to the Doke Tea garden in Bihar, India, is proof. Come along with us and see that magic in action and meet the magicians who bring … Continue reading Doke Tea Magic for Halloween!
by Little Yellow Teapot (a tea steeping marvel and occasional contributing author) It’s always tea party time at our house. That’s why this little teapot had to form a Tea Gang – quite frankly, I was getting worn to a frazzle. TOOOT! But it’s even a better day when a package of teas arrives. I … Continue reading Doke Tea and a Blue and White Tea Time
by Little Yellow Teapot (a tea steeping marvel and occasional contributing author) Your buddy and ever faithful to true tea teapot here! TOOOOT! Time for the next chapter in the ongoing saga of Doke tea garden, having recently supervised the infusing of the two latest samples: First Flush 2015 and Second Flush 2015 of their … Continue reading The Doke Tea Saga Continues
by Little Yellow Teapot (a tea steeping marvel and occasional contributing author to this site) Yours truly here, as in your fave little teapot. Don’t feel deserted because I joined the tea party here. TOOOOT! Time to get steeping some tea. This time around it’s the latest from Doke tea garden in India. We’ve had … Continue reading Doke Tea Steeps Up a Storm with Little Yellow Teapot