If the topic is tea, it’s called “tsiology.”
Ninety percent of the world’s tea drinkers take it without either cream or sugar.
Tea leaves cannot be picked by machine.
Traditional Japanese etiquette of old was very precise. When served to you, the teacup was set down with its design toward you. Before you sipped, you reset it with the design toward your host.
The Irish are the world’s greatest tea drinkers. The national average is four cups per person per day...about 1,460 cups per capita annually.
Oolong tea is a Taiwanese black variety, partially fermented. It tastes like green tea.
Mongolians salt their tea.
The main export of Bangladesh, the world’s poorest country, is tea.
In the United States, 80% of tea is consumed as iced tea.
The quote in our title is by Alice Walker.