Stephen Twining

Meet Steven Twining

Today Stephen Twining serves as director of public relations for Twinings, the venerable British tea company that his seven times great grandfather founded in 1706.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts' Lot 35 Tea

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts’ Lot 35 Tea

By Lorna Reeves • Photography by John O’Hagan The name “Fairmont” has long been synonymous with terms like “historic,” “luxury,” and “afternoon tea.” It is a...
Drink healthy tea

Numi Tea

Brother and sister Ahmed and Reem Rahim launched their organic tea company, Numi Tea, in 1999 from a tiny apartment in Oakland, California.
Tealuxe: Serving Up More Than Just a Great Pot of Tea

Tealuxe: Serving Up More Than Just a Great Pot of Tea

Long before tea bars and tea lounges were considered hip and trendy, Tealuxe was winning over college students and business people alike with loose-leaf...
Capital Teas

Capital Teas

Manelle Martino and her husband, Peter, opened their first Capital Teas shop on a corner where two of the oldest streets in Annapolis meet.
The Tea People of Hawaii

The Tea People of Hawaii

Anyone who has ever visited Hawaii knows it is a magical place with a powerful spirit and a positive approach to life. How wonderful, then, that...
Harney-Opener JA 11

Harney & Sons Tea

Making tea is a family affair with royal rewards at Harney & Sons.

Ahmad Tea: A Family Affair

Text by Britt Stafford Photography courtesy of Ahmad Tea One family’s mission to sell quality teas             For more than three decades, UK-based Ahmad Tea has strived to...
Simpson & Vail's retail shop in Brookfield, Connecticut

Simpson & Vail Teas

Simpson & Vail Teas' roots go back to 1904 when it was founded by Augustus M. Walbridge as a green coffee mercantile in New York City.
Nina’s Marie-Antoinette

Nina’s Marie-Antoinette

A French Tea House with Royal Charm Text by Britt E. Stafford • Photography Courtesy of Nina’s of Paris A short stroll from some of Paris’s popular...

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