Category Archives: Tea Knowledge

Knowing more about tea helps you enjoy it more. You can learn the best way, for example, to steep green tea so that you don’t get any bitterness. No need to go overboard with it, but feel free to learn as much as makes sense for you.

Appreciating the Aromas of Tea

Howdy, human tea lovers, your fave little teapot wants you to get the most from your tea. Don’t forget the aroma!!!

Here’s my slideshow for how to fully appreciate that aroma:

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Hi, humans, this site is under my editorial excellence. I, your lovable and sassy Little Yellow Teapot, authors articles on tea, etc., and edit the occasional guest article. All in the interest of helping you humans have a better tea experience. TOOOT!

Why the Difference Between Oxidation and Fermentation Matters

Having recently seen yet another article on oxidation versus fermentation as those terms related to the processing of tea leaves, we thought that not only should we repeat here the essential parts of our previous articles about those terms but also why the difference even matters. A lot of hair-splitting goes on in the tea world, such as how to spell pu-erh (with some insisting we should use “puer” or “pu’er” despite the negative impact on SEO and the total ho-hum response from our customers), but in this case, a whole wig is being split, and with good reason. Continue reading Why the Difference Between Oxidation and Fermentation Matters

Rajiv Lochan Engages in Tea Diplomacy

As Tea Diplomat I meet with many good tea people such as Chinese Consul General Mr. Ma Zhanwu who is stationed in Calcutta and with Dan Robertson who was coincidentally also visiting our area. For this visit we were trying to identify tea plants. Continue reading Rajiv Lochan Engages in Tea Diplomacy

Rajiv Lochan Learns About Tea Fashion Drinks in China

A new category or a new name coined for furtherance of marketing and consumption and I was lucky to get exposure to it in China after attending many food pairing events in Japan recently. Color combination and it’s enhancement by decoration is the base of fashion drinks like textiles. Continue reading Rajiv Lochan Learns About Tea Fashion Drinks in China

The Reality of Tribute Tea

There is a lot of talk these days about things like fair trade and minimum wages for tea drinkers. Yet, only about 300 years ago a system of forced servitude for creating “tribute teas” ended. This little teapot is here to tell you a bit about it. TOOOT! Continue reading The Reality of Tribute Tea

Your Guide to Tea and Spas and Yoga Is Here!

This little teapot slaved over a hot computer keyboard. Okay, so my humans helped. And our guide to tea and spas and yoga is now here.

The World Is a Tea Party Presents: Your Guide to Tea and Spas and Yoga

Take a peek and enjoy! TOOOT!

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Your Guide to Tea and Your Health Is Here!

Our guide to tea and your health pulls together information from around the internet all in one handy place! TOOOT!

The World Is a Tea Party Presents: Your Guide to Tea & Your Health

The Tea Gang and I hope you will get some good use out of it and see how great tea is. TOOOT!

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