The Tea Companion (Paperback)

By Jane Pettigrew

Running Press Book Publishers, 9780762421503, 160pp.

Publication Date: September 8, 2004

List Price: 20.00*
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Description

More and more people are turning to tea as their primary hot beverage, and connoisseurs are discovering the wondrous range of flavors to be found in different varieties from around the globesome of which command fantastic prices and are in great demand. This comprehensive, authoritative guide to understanding, purchasing, and serving the world's finest teas is beautifully illustrated with full-color photographs of a variety of tea leaves and herbs, as well as their countries of origin. Learn how to store tea so its aromas last, brew it properly for fullest enjoyment, and appreciate the many nuances of flavor to be found in this extraordinary drink.


About the Author

Jane Pettigrew writes on tea and tea-related subjects for many international magazines, and edits the Tea International section of the Tea and Coffee Trade Journal. She lives in London.