Friday Roundup: March 3rd – March 9th

Friday Roundup: March 3rd – March 9th

Tea Week on Sprudge

Sprudge is a coffee blog that I had never heard of before. They got on my radar because this week they’ve dedicated all of their posts to tea. It was great to see some of my favorite companies and NYC haunts get some press.

Tannin! What Are They Good For? Absolutely Everything in Tea!

This week The Traveling Tea Taster gives us the lowdown on the tannins. This is something I’ve been meaning to write about myself. I especially loved learning more about the chemical structure of tannin.

The 6 Different Types of Tea

Speaking of learning about tea, Lu Ann from The Cup of Life wrote about each of the six categories of tea (and then some). The pictures that she used are supper helpful, especially the comparisons for puerh and oolong.

Tea at Sea

Geoff over at Steep Stories went on vacation and it is no big surprise that he tea’d throughout the trip. It isn’t always easy to make due to a cruise but he made it work. Grandpa style is always my friend in a pinch.

Interview with Vikram Mathur of Yatra Tea Company

Sara at Tea Happiness interviewed one of my favorite purveyors of India tea. It was great to learn more about Vikram. Make sure you stay tuned for the Yatra Tea Company giveaway she’ll be doing on Instagram!