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SWIRLED WATERMELON by Kim Hendrickson (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon May 23rd 2016 @ 2:10 PM

May is so full of graduations, usually Mother's Day, and church events that in my mind's eye all I see is people dressed in crowds eating in celebration. As some of you know, I teach a lot of cooking classes; the one class people ask me to repeat frequently is the Roulade Class or cake rolls. It is the simplest cake to make with such dramatic "no you really didn't make that yourself" response from anyone honored enough to get a slice.  Read More »

contains audio content Marilena by Susan Patterson (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon May 23rd 2016 @ 1:39 PM

Marilena -  She grew in the shadows, This plain beauty, A flower that was Most likely ready to blossom. . . . . . - Poem, audio, and discussion by Susan Patterson Read More »

TEA VARIETIES: A Refresher by Linda Villano, SerendipiTea (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon May 23rd 2016 @ 1:29 PM

All Tea comes from ONE plant - Camellia sinensis

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Coffee Fest and Torani Present Drink Innovations Lab (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon May 23rd 2016 @ 12:17 PM

Coffee Fest presents the NEW Drink Innovation Lab presented by Torani featuring three, two hour and thirty minute workshops (one each day) giving café owners and operators the tools they need to get ultra-creative, expand their menu offerings and ultimately increase their bottom line. Read More »

Coffee Fest Announces the New Product Showdown Competition (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon May 23rd 2016 @ 12:11 PM

Coffee Fest Dallas will make its debut appearance in the Lone Star State June 10-12, 2016 and with that, Friday morning brings the BRAND NEW “New Product Showdown.” 14 new and innovative products will be presented to an esteemed panel of judges with decades of experience in the specialty coffee industry. This live showdown, inspired in part by Shark Tank, sponsored by Selby Soft, Inc., and hosted by Anna Gutierrez of Barista 22 Syrups & Sauces allows each product representative an allotted five minutes in front of the judges to prove their product worthy of first place. Read More »

Bell Publishing Acquires Tea & Coffee Trade Journal & Tea & Coffee World Cup Exhibition & Symposium (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Wed May 18th 2016 @ 9:29 PM

New York, N.Y. – Bell Publishing Ltd (Gravesend, Kent, UK) has acquired Tea & Coffee Trade Journal from Lockwood Publications (New York, USA) for an undisclosed sum. The deal was signed just before this year’s Tea & Coffee World Cup, which took place in Kraków, Poland, May 10-12th. The acquisition includes the trade magazine, website (, and UKERS’ Tea & Coffee Global Directory & Buyers’ Guide along with the annual trade exhibition Tea & Coffee World Cup. Read More »

Penton's World Tea Expo Launches New White Paper - Advancing the Business of Tea (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon May 16th 2016 @ 7:05 PM

Penton's  World Tea Expo launched a new white paper that provides valuable insights about some of the most important tea-business topics for vertical markets, including prospects in global tea, success in tea retail, educating the customer's palate, restaurants and hotels enhancing their tea programs, and marketing tea to the next generation, among other subjects. The white paper, Advancing the Business of Tea: How Key Vertical Markets Can Profit Through Tea, is free and available to download now at Read More »

The Duchess of Devonshire: Always in Fashion, Deeply in Debt, Lover of Afternoon Tea by Laura Childs (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Sat May 14th 2016 @ 5:17 PM

If you’re a tea lover, you can thank Lady Georgina Spencer, who became the infamous Duchess of Devonshire when she married William Cavendish, the 5th Duke of Devonshire.  Of course, being born a Spencer, she was also the great-great-great-great-aunt of Diana, Princess of Wales. Read More »

The Power of Imagination by Ruby RedHat, Red Hat Society (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Sat May 14th 2016 @ 5:00 PM

Hey There, Today I would like to talk about the power of imagination. Have you ever seen the movie Hook? It’s a wonderful film starring the late Robin Williams, inspired by the Peter Pan storyline. Read More »

Brewing green tea: correct time and temperature by Victoria Bisogno, El Club del Te (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Sat May 14th 2016 @ 4:52 PM

There are many ways of brewing tea. Each culture has it own customs regarding brewing time and water temperature, so we could prepare tea using virtually dozens of methods. But one thing is for sure: if we leave the tea leaves in contact with water for too long, or if we infuse our green tea using water at a higher temperature, many varieties could be spoiled, and we won´t be able to enjoy all their fruity and sweet flavours. Read More »

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The Tea House Times Calendar - Upcoming Events
Local Time: Sat May 28 14:00:49 2016
Jun 5, 2016 Coffee & Tea Festival, Philly ICED - Sunday, June 5, 11-4 - Philly (Oaks), PA
Jun 10, 2016 TEA Town Hall Interactive - @Coffee Fest, Dallas, TX - Fri. June 10, 11 am
Korea: Tea Masters Cup International - June 9-10
Jun 11, 2016 Tea in the Coffee Shop Setting - @Coffee Fest, Dallas, TX - June 11, 8 am
TEA COURSE FAST TRACK - June 11, 1 pm to 5 pm - @ Coffee Fest, DALLAS, TX
Jun 12, 2016 Coffee Fest - June 10-12, 2016 - Dallas, TX
TEA DISCOVERY EXHIBIT Sponsored by The Tea House Times @Coffee Fest
Matcha 101 - @Coffee Fest, Dallas, TX - June 12, 8:55-10 am
Jun 16, 2016 Working with the Media: Learn from Top Tea Editors - Panel @World Tea Expo, Las Vegas- June 16, 8 am
Jun 17, 2016 World Tea Expo - June 15-17 - Las Vegas, NV
Aug 13, 2016 2nd Annual Lone Star Iced Tea Festival - Aug 13, 10-5, Lewisville, TX
Sep 30, 2016 TEA Town Hall Interactive - @Coffee Fest, Anaheim, CA - Fri. Sept 30, 11 a.m.
Oct 1, 2016 TEA COURSE FAST TRACK @Coffee Fest, Anaheim, CA - Oct 1, 1-5 pm
Tea in the Coffee Shop Setting - @Coffee Fest, Anaheim, CA - Oct 1, 8 am
Oct 2, 2016 TEA DISCOVERY EXHIBIT Sponsored by The Tea House Times @Coffee Fest
Coffee Fest, Ahaheim, CA - Sept 30-Oct 2, 2016
Matcha 101 - @Coffee Fest, Anaheim, CA - Oct 2, 8:55-10 am
Nov 6, 2016 Coffee & Tea Festival, Philly (Oaks), PA - Nov 5-6, 2016
Feb 19, 2017 Red Hat Society International Convention, Feb 16-19, NYC
Mar 19, 2017 Coffee Fest - March 17-19, 2017 - Nashville, TN
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