Harney & Sons

Elyse & John: The Love Story Behind Harney & Sons Teas

Text by James Norwood Pratt • Photography Courtesy of Elyse Harney Elyse and John Harney are still a team, even now, several years after John’s death on...
Barry's Tea

Barry’s Tea

A Cork County Legacy Text by Britt Crawford • Photography Courtesy of Barry's Tea While tea’s history in Ireland might be more than a century younger...
Farm to Cup

Farm to Cup

The Story of Williamson Tea Text by Britt E. Stafford • Photography Courtesy of Williamson Tea For 151 years, Williamson Tea’s legacy in the tea realm...
Lipton Tea: Direct from the Gardens to the Cup

Lipton Tea: Direct from the Gardens to the Cup

Thomas Lipton revolutionized the tea industry in the 1880s by purchasing his own tea gardens and eliminating the middle man.
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...
Piper & Leaf

Piper & Leaf: Building a Sense of Community

By Betty Terry • Photography by Jim Bathie Newcomers find there is a lot to like about Huntsville, Alabama, a former cotton town founded in 1805. Transformed into...
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...

The Porcelain Dynasty: Replacements, Ltd.

By Faith Morgan • Photography by John O’Hagan Bob Page has been easing the heartbreak of shattered teacups and misplaced sugar tongs for more than...
Palais des Thés

Palais des Thés

How a Parisian’s Passion Led to a Global Tea Empire Text by Britt E. Stafford • Photography Courtesy of Palais des Thés François-Xavier Delmas spends much...
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.

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