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Becoming the Northwest Tea Festival

Businesswomen Julee Rosanoff and Sue Zuege started a small tea business in Seattle, which eventually led to the onset of the Northwest Tea Festival.
Hop on a Harley to Tea

Hop on a Harley to Tea

Text by Sylvia Evans •  Photography by Maria Allan My former neighbor Donna asked me to play host to 22 ladies for an elegantly appointed Easter tea. My...
Afternoon Tea at the Russian Tea Room with Ali Ewoldt

Afternoon Tea at the Russian Tea Room with Ali Ewoldt

Text by Roger Sands • Photography by Kristine Foley Getting to know the Broadway star “I’m a singer—I’m almost required to love tea,” says Ali Ewoldt,...
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...
The Tea Diaries: A Step Back in Time in the Village of Near Sawrey

The Tea Diaries: A Step Back in Time in the Village...

Text and Photography by Annie Meadows The delights of afternoon tea are memorable enough, but when enjoyed in the quaint village of Near Sawrey in the...
Dame Julie Andrews

Dame Julie Andrews

Talks Tea and Her Illustrious Career Text by Roger Sands As one of the most iconic, beloved actresses ever to grace the stage and screen, Julie...
Josephine & Thomas: A Match Made with Oolong

Josephine & Thomas: A Match Made with Oolong

Text by James Norwood Pratt • Photograph courtesy of JT & Tea We did not like each other when we first met,” said Josephine Pan...
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John Harney, Tea Statesman

Read our 2006 interview with John Harney, patriarch of Harney & Sons Tea, who passed away in June 2014.
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.
Tea Made in the Shade

Tea Made in the Shade

Text and Photography by Bruce Richardson Japan’s method of growing tea under shade is unique. Since 1835, this cultivation technique has been used exclusively for...

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