An Invitation to Experience Sri Lanka - Blog Post by Gail Gastelu, The Tea House Times (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon January 16th 2017 @ 8:59 AM
Dear friends, I’m going to Sri Lanka!!! Soon! . . . in less than a week!
Over the years, there have been many occasions when I met with the tea trade delegation from Sri Lanka, at various trade events, at several Ceylon Tea promotional networking sessions, Embassy of Sri Lanka visits, and most recently in New York this past June. And now, leading into promotions of the 150th Anniversary of Ceylon Tea, the Sri Lanka Tea Board has invited me to visit Sri Lanka, which they proudly describe as 'Tea island'. Read More »
KEEP WARM, WINTER WARM - Guest Post by Kim Hendrickson, Salvia Press (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon January 16th 2017 @ 8:44 AM
Living in the New York area, winter is very real and this last week it has been very cold: wind chill at 3 degrees! I never mind, as long as I have two warm doggies to curl up with on the sofa with a good book & a mug of tea or warm drink; winter has always been a chance for me to “hunker down”, get things done, plan ahead for spring events and continue working on my many projects. I just love the seasons, even winter. Read More »
Sri Lanka 2017 (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Sat January 14th 2017 @ 7:48 PM
The Tea House Times reports on Sri Lanka leading into the 150th Anniversary of Ceylon Tea celebrations throughout the year. Watch this blog. Find current and archived entries linked in the left column. Read More »
Take a Sip Around the World This National Hot Tea Month (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon January 9th 2017 @ 1:17 PM
NEW YORK-- This January, in celebration of National Hot Tea Month and the second annual National Hot Tea Day on January 12, 2017, the Tea Council of the USA encourages tea-lovers across the nation to share their IndividualiTEA for a chance to win $500 and a year's supply of tea. The IndividualiTEA Photo Sharing Sweepstakes, which runs through January 31, 2017, rewards the more than 50 percent of Americans who consume tea, and celebrates the countries around the world that grow over 3,000 unique varieties of tea enjoyed by Americans. Entering is easy – simply share a photo or short explanation of the unique ways, times, or places you like to enjoy your favorite tea on Twitter with the hashtag #IndividualiTEA and tag @TeaCouncil for a chance to win! Read More »
MILLENNIALS LEADING THE CHARGE IN CANADA’S TEA REVOLUTION (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon January 9th 2017 @ 1:11 PM
TORONTO, ON – The new year is a time of new beginnings, when Canadians look to revitalize all aspects of their lives. January is Hot Tea Month in USA and Canada, and a perfect time to celebrate all the virtues of tea, the world’s most consumed beverage after water, and a healthy drink that unites and revitalizes Canadians from coast-to-coast, across all ages and cultural backgrounds. Read on to learn more and watch the Hot Tea Month video below.
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Tea Industry Trend Watch - 2016 Year End Report (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Sat December 31st 2016 @ 12:00 AM
Tea Industry Trend Watch
Year End Report 2016
Tea industry trends and market insight.
Published by The Tea House Times for TeaCourse.com Read More »
TEA SCOOP - December 2016 Tea News Summary (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Sat December 31st 2016 @ 12:00 AM
TEA SCOOP™ - TEA AROUND THE WEB -
Pre-screened news brought to you by The Tea House Times. Read More »
The Kyuemon Ceramic Filter Is Finally Here! (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon December 26th 2016 @ 1:25 PM
Victoria, BC - Sunbridge Innovative Products Ltd. is pleased to officially announce that the Kyuemon Ceramic Filter is finally available for purchase on Amazon.com! “One of Japan’s best-kept secrets” is finally available for North American consumers. Read More »
The TEA House Times Jan/Feb 2017 Issue is Ready! (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon December 19th 2016 @ 12:32 PM
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THE CELEBRATION OF 150 YEARS OF ‘CEYLON TEA’ IN 2017 (TeaHouseTimesAdmin)
posted Mon December 19th 2016 @ 12:00 PM
The Tea Industry of Sri Lanka will celebrate its 150th Anniversary in 2017. The commercial cultivation of tea commenced in 1867, fortuitously supplanting coffee, which, till then, was the country’s main cash crop, shortly thereafter devastated by a ravaging plant blight. A Scotsman named James Taylor is reputed to have developed the first commercial plantation and commenced the manufacture of Tea on Loolcondera Estate, Hewaheta. He was followed by other pioneers, who not only contributed agriculturally, but also helped create the infrastructure, which continues to facilitate the supply chain of this great Industry. Read More »