Category Archive: Tea

Tea and Barbecue… Really?!

From the rolling tea plantations… …to your own backyard grilling? I mean, why not? It depends, of course, on the type of tea you choose to prepare your succulent grilled meats. The tea… Continue reading

A tea party fit for a queen (aka Mom)

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and the weekend is going to give us lots of sun… so… what to do? What to do? What to do? The nicer places for brunch will be… Continue reading

Darjeeling Limited

As the warmer weather falls upon us, so too, have this season’s Darjeelings! This year, The Tea Emporium is offering three different Darjeeling teas from different tea estates. This year’s offerings are all… Continue reading


Amongst our discoveries of cool – different – designs – we came across this little gem.  Designer Soon Mo Kang came up with this fun idea – Hanger Tea – a teabag shaped… Continue reading

Don’t Smoke Tea, Drink Cigarettes

Huh?  This gets ranked in the category of bizarre inventions – or better yet – why?  Well, Russian industrial designer Anton Schnaider created the ad you see here.  His plan was that the… Continue reading

Just Ice It!

The hot days of summer are upon us and with that the instinct to grab an ice cold drink. The truth of the matter is that a hot beverage in the heat is… Continue reading

Love and Dedication

We were inspired by this article we recently saw about Wu Qingliang – a tea farmer in China who has saved two years worth of earnings to walk from Shanghai to Beijing with… Continue reading

An Ode

AN ODE TO FIRST FLUSH DARJEELING as month and month passes by the warm spring sun fills the sky i wait in heated anticipation as the fresh crop grows in the plantation leaves… Continue reading

Pret a por-Tea

Well – if it gets you drinking the fabulous beverage…then we’re all for it.  But some things you just have to smile at.  A German company has designed teabags with the likeness of… Continue reading

It glows???

We can wrap our heads around tea making YOU glow – because it cleanses your body and spirit – but this – well this is whole new territory – and we really don’t… Continue reading

The Energy of Tea?

Some of us drink tea to feed our brains – some of us to quench our thirst – some to nourish our soul.  Could it be possible then that we could perhaps use… Continue reading