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Cupping at Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf

April 20th, 2008 5 Comments

Let’s start off with a little trivia I learned at the event: Tea is the 2nd most consumed beverage, next to water, world wide. And here I thought it was beer! Moving on. Cupping is the term used for what a tea taster does as he evaluates the tea. And at the Tea Appreciation Seminar, […]

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Appreciating tea with David DeCandia

April 18th, 2008 5 Comments

The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf invited bloggers for a night with tea connoisseur and Master Tea Blender David DeCandia for a session on tea appreciation. Unless you count iced tea, tea drinking hasn’t caught on the same way coffee did with the influx of coffee shops all over the Philippines. Tea, however, is starting […]

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