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.
Orange Pekoe

Orange Pekoe

A Very Fine Tearoom Serving Very Fine Teas in West London by Jane Pettigrew • Photography Courtesy of Orange Pekoe When Marianna Hadjigeorgiou decided in 2004...
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.
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...
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.
Harney-Opener JA 11

Harney & Sons Tea

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

Thomas Lipton

Thomas Lipton revolutionized the tea industry in the 1880s by purchasing his own tea gardens and eliminating the middle man.
Fezziwig's Marketplace

Fezziwig’s Marketplace

Fezziwig's Marketplace in Lebanon, Illinois is just a short jaunt from St. Louis, Missouri.
Brown Betty teapots are a part of British history

The Little Teapot That Could

Holding a Brown Betty teapot is like holding a bit of British history in your hand.

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