Goldfish tea bags will catch your heart, hook, line and sinker

By Sarah Spigelman Richter | December 8, 2015 You can relax — that’s not a fish swimming in your teacup. It’s just a tea bag designed to look like one. The newest craze to hit the tea world is goldfish tea bags. The bags are shaped like fish, and when you pull the string that is attached, it looks like the fish is swimming. Charm Villa, a Taipei-based creative agency, started the production of these fish-shaped tea bags in 2013. The bags are now available to enjoy in America. …

Yes, Tea Can Get You Drunk. Here’s How.: The Daily Details: Blog : Details

… as most leaves are). Nor were these people drinking fermented kombuchas, which have been known, through overindulgence or expiration, to get people a little buzzed in the traditional way. It seemed possible that these people might be describing a common effect, but (as with alcohol) having slightly different idiosyncratic reactions to it. But I couldn’t be sure. So I decided it was high time to pester some of the high gurus of the American tea world to see if they knew of the concept and …

Scottish-grown brew wins tea world’s top award – RTÉ News

From RTE News | World | Agriculture and Marine, Posted 13 March 2015 The makers of a luxury Scottish tea will today pick up the tea world’s biggest accolade. Dalreoch Estate white smoked tea, produced by The Wee Tea Plantation in Perthshire, has been honoured by the Salon de The awards in Paris. A pot of the tea will set you back £10 (€14) at Edinburgh’s Balmoral Hotel and a tin of loose leaf from Fortnum & Mason costs £35 for 15 grams. Traditionally grown in India and China, …