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The Tealovers Companion [Hardcover]

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Tea is an international drink, both in terms of its origins and popularity, and has a colorful and fascinating story to tell. This handsome illustrated reference is a guide to all the major varieties of tea---favorites such as Darjeeling, Assam, and Earl Grey, as well as the more acquired tastes of Lapsang Souchong, Keemun, and Nilgiri. The main part of the book is a directory of teas grouped by country of production, and subdivided by region, then by tea type. There is a brief introduction to each tea-producing area, accompanied by maps for each. The countries covered are China, Japan, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Georgia, Kenya, and Malawi. Each individual tea is illustrated by close-up photography of the dry leaf, wet leaf and infusion, with an accompanying description of characteristics and brewing tips to enjoy the variety at its best.

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Pages   144
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.13" Width: 7.01" Height: 0.79"
Weight:   1.46 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Apr 1, 2005
Publisher   Anova Books
ISBN  1905400306  
ISBN13  9781905400300  

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More About Jane Pettigrew

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! MUTSUKO TOKUNAGA is a renowned Japanese food stylist and the vice president of the World Green Tea Association. She appears regularly on radio and television in Japan and writes on cooking and tea for Japanese newspapers and magazines. New Tastes in Green Tea follows two previous publications in
JANE PETTIGREW is one of England's leading authorities on tea and the author of a number of books, including A Social History of Tea, Tea & Infusions: A Connoisseur's Guide, and Jane Pettigrew's Tea Time: A Complete Collection of Traditional Recipes.

Jane Pettigrew currently resides in London.

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1Books > Subjects > Business & Investing > Economics > Exports & Imports
2Books > Subjects > Cooking, Food & Wine > Drinks & Beverages > Coffee & Tea
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4Books > Subjects > Cooking, Food & Wine > General
5Books > Subjects > Nonfiction > Social Sciences > Customs & Traditions

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Excellent Guide for Tea Drinkers  Mar 7, 2008
This book gives a brief but helpful history of tea as well as descriptions of how tea is cultivated and produced in various countries. It also helps to simplify the classification of tea leaf grades and tea blends. It includes a section on brewing methods and a directory of tea types and their origins. Contains vivid photography and is well written.

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