Travels in Tea
With the return of Bill from his India trip, TeaSource is taking the month of April to shine a light on this tea producing country. We will have a number of special events, discounts, and education revolving around the Darjeeling, Assam, and Nilgiri tea growing regions.
Visit our store or shop online and take advantage of a 20% off discount on a variety of featured Indian teas.
Keep your eyes on Beyond the Leaf for Bill's musings about his trip to India. He traveled through the streets of Kolkata, to the mountains of Darjeeling, and to the wide fertile plains of Assam. See photos from tea estates, learn more about India's tea culture, and hear about Bill's personal experiences while traveling.
While you follow along on Beyond the Leaf, leave a comment. All commenters will be eligible to win some free tea - a selection of five of our best Indian teas (2oz package each), including some tea from this trip!
(Each commenter, from every post about Bill's India trip will be entered into a drawing until April 30th, 2014. Winners will be announced on May 1st, 2014.)
Travel in Tea: India workshop
Have the unique experience of hearing about Bill's trip first hand, while tasting Indian teas. Attend a special workshop to hear more about meeting tea growers and brokers, staying at tea gardens, and tasting some wonderful early first flush Indian teas.
Outside of the Twin Cities? We will be broadcasting the workshop on Livestream on Wednesday, May 7th at 7:00pm (CST).
What is Milk Tea?
Bill discovered a different way to prepare tea, a technique that the Indian culture has been using for more than a hundred years. On April 17th at Noon (CST), Bill will be demonstrating how to make this popular tea beverage in a live broadcast on Livestream.
Double Stamp Mondays!
Get 2 stamps on your stamp card with the purchase of any prepared cup or pot of tea. All day. Every Monday. At all three stores. When your stamp card is full it can be used for any prepared beverage FREE. You can even get a large rare pot of tea - usually priced at $7.50.