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    Tea Places: Birch Coffee – 7th Avenue

    So…I went to a coffee shop. Gasp! Don’t worry, I stopped in because rumor had it that Birch Coffee serves up loose leaf tea. I probably shouldn’t have started with their smallest location but I wasn’t familiar with this new chain at all. They have three locations in Manhattan and I definitely plan on visiting them. The tea menu was small and basic so I went with the “Green Dew. Other offerings included a black tea, white and and several herbals. Although the shop was small and fairly crowded I was lucky enough to get a table. The cup my tea was served in was positively giant. It was loose leaf and the…