How to Make Cinnamon Cake for the TEA Time!

TEA CAKES! Nothing goes better with a cup of tea than a few tea cakes. Long a favourite around the globe, tea cakes are a sweet treat enjoyed by adults and children alike. Different countries and customs have different styles of cakes, but the tea cakes we’re most familiar with resemble small versions of traditional…

Pu’er Tea

Pu-erh tea, known as “black tea” in the Far East part of the world, originates from the Yunnan province of China and is named after the market town in which it was first developed. Pu-erh tea is post-fermented, which means that the tea leaves go through a microbial fermentation process after they have been dried…

Varieties of White Tea!

White Tea!   For many years it was believed that white tea was discovered during the Song Dynasty (920-1269), however, even earlier references to white tea have been traced as far back as the Tang Dynasty (618-907). At that time in history, white tea preparation was a very different experience than it is today: early…

All about SAFFLOWER TEA

GETTING TO KNOW ORGANIC SAFFLOWER TEA ORGANIC SAFFLOWER TEA The safflower plant is renowned for a number of healing properties it contains. Organic safflower tea is used in traditional medicine as a remedy for a number of health conditions. In Asia, safflower tea is drunk regularly by men and women of all ages as a…

TeaTokri’s Assam Chai…..

It was one fine day while I was going through my Twitter, I came across a tea account and followed them. And for your knowledge I have an auto dm set for the accounts which follow me on twitter (All thanks to Crowdfire- my marketing sidekick). The DM generally ask them about their hobbies and what…

Coffee Beans and more…

A coffee seed, commonly called coffee bean, is a seed of the coffee plant, and is the source for coffee. It is the pit inside the red or purple fruit often referred to as a cherry. Just like ordinary cherries, the coffee fruit is also a so-called stone fruit. Even though the coffee beans are…

Blue Pottery 

The Arts and Crafts of India traditionally have been divided chronologically on the basis of culture or ruling dynasty, dominant religion and further classification by media, tools, techniques, geographical conditions, purpose and utility. India has always been known for its diverse culture and regular adaptation of new things. There are many examples of long line…

Green Tea History, Steeping process and Production.

Green tea is a type of tea that is made from Camellia sinensis leaves that have not undergone the same withering and oxidation process used to make oolong and black tea. Green tea originated in China, but its production has spread to many countries in Asia. Several varieties of green tea exist, which differ substantially because…

DARK TEA! Isn’t the name scary, but the benefits are amazing!

Dark tea (also known as post-fermented tea) is a class of tea that has undergone microbial fermentation, from several months to many years. The exposure of the tea leaves to humidity and oxygen during the process also causes endo-oxidation (derived from the tea-leaf enzymes themselves) and exo-oxidation (which is microbially catalysed). The tea leaves and the…

Tea Origin!

The history of tea is long and complex, spreading across multiple cultures over the span of thousands of years. Tea likely originated in southwest China during the Shang dynasty as a medicinal drink. An early credible record of tea drinking dates to the 3rd century AD, in a medical text written by Hua Tuo. Tea…