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New Year’s Matcha

Super-smooth and highlighted by a delicious full-bodied umami aftertaste, Ippodo’s New Year’s matcha is available for pre-order now and comes complete with 2020-centric rat-adorned label. Whether made
Drinking Tea Tied to Better Heart Health

Drinking Tea Tied to Better Heart Health

Chinese men and women who drank more than three cups of tea a week had a lower risk of heart attack, stroke and other fatal problems.
Why Science Says You Might Want to Microwave Your Tea

Why Science Says You Might Want to Microwave Your Tea

Microwaving tea might sound like blasphemy to you, but according to one food scientist, it's actually the better way to make tea. Dr. Quan Vuong from the University of Newcastle in Australia claims
Yes, You Can Still Get Your Starbucks Fix on Whole30 - Here's What You Should Order

Yes, You Can Still Get Your Starbucks Fix on Whole30 - Here's What You Should Order

When you make a commitment to Whole30, you agree to give up a lot: booze, cheese, creamer, even peanut butter. But you may think twice about that commitment when you realize that it could mean giving
The Best of Japanese Dining and Design, Under One Parisian Roof

The Best of Japanese Dining and Design, Under One Parisian Roof

Encompassing a teahouse, a confectionery stand and more, Ogata Paris pays homage to its setting while offering a true taste of Japan.
Why Science Says You Might Want to Microwave Your Tea

Why Science Says You Might Want to Microwave Your Tea

Microwaving tea might sound like blasphemy to you, but according to one food scientist, it's actually the better way to make tea. Dr. Quan Vuong from the University of Newcastle in Australia claims
Here's How Much Caffeine Is in Your Favorite Starbucks Drinks

Here's How Much Caffeine Is in Your Favorite Starbucks Drinks

Admittedly, I order the same couple of drinks at Starbucks every time I go - and I don't really know what exactly is in them. The difference between a latte and a cappuccino? Nope. Does a Pink Drink
Infuse Cocktails With Chai This Holiday Season

Infuse Cocktails With Chai This Holiday Season

A holiday riff on a classic cocktail is a fine thing, but the “seasonal twist” always seems to start and stop with cinnamon. There isn’t anything inherently wrong with cinnamon—it’s accessible and

Matcha Gift Set

A matcha gift box of three teas, this Ippodo set spans light to rich flavors. Ideal for seasoned enthusiast as well as those new to matcha, there’s a tea here for every mood: refreshing Fuku-mukashi,
David Kilburn obituary

David Kilburn obituary

My friend David Kilburn, who has died in Seoul, South Korea, aged 76, enjoyed a varied career as an advertising executive, journalist, entrepreneur and conservation activist. An unmistakable figure in
The Topanga Tea Ceremony

The Topanga Tea Ceremony

Why does Los Angeles sit in the quiet?
The Topanga Tea Ceremony

The Topanga Tea Ceremony

Why does Los Angeles sit in the quiet?

Tea Powder + Eunbi Ceramics Gift Set

Ibi Yoo of Studio Kō travels to Korea to meet with local designers and find all kinds of goods for her shop. Personal interest turned her attention to sourcing high-quality tea powders, along with the

Clyde Stovetop Tea Kettle

Fellow Products’ unobtrusive Clyde kettle is easy to transport and pour thanks to a long, bent handle. Its wide-mouthed “magic” spout holds steam until the kettle is tilted to pour, allowing it to
Heart-Shaped Tea Bags Exist, and Now We Can't Take Tea Any Other Way

Heart-Shaped Tea Bags Exist, and Now We Can't Take Tea Any Other Way

Unless you have a dedicated iced-beverages-only-no-matter-the-weather person in your life, most people you know probably love a cozy cup of tea - especially in the Winter. But while there are tons of
Get All Steamed Up: Tea Kettles That Can Stand Up to Those Pro-Style Stoves

Get All Steamed Up: Tea Kettles That Can Stand Up to Those Pro-Style Stoves

After my kitchen remodel was complete, I was so excited to start using my Thermador pro-style stove with its star burners. The stove was just an absolute dream for making stir-frys, and perfectly
Heart-Shaped Tea Bags Exist, and Now We Can't Take Tea Any Other Way

Heart-Shaped Tea Bags Exist, and Now We Can't Take Tea Any Other Way

Unless you have a dedicated iced-beverages-only-no-matter-the-weather person in your life, most people you know probably love a cozy cup of tea - especially in the Winter. But while there are tons of

Love Conquers All Tea

A delicious, soothing blend of 12 botanicals, the Love Conquers All organic tea utilizes rose, saffron, ginger, shatavari and more. This USDA-certified bouquet aims to support energy, focus,
How to Cold-Brew Tea (Yep, No Hot Water Needed!)

How to Cold-Brew Tea (Yep, No Hot Water Needed!)

When prepared traditionally, homemade iced tea tends to be quite tannic, practically begging for a heaping spoonful or two of sugar. But it doesn't have to be that way. The secret to a smoother, more
Polteageist Is Made Out Of Tea And You Shouldn't Drink It

Polteageist Is Made Out Of Tea And You Shouldn't Drink It

Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s