Infused by Henrietta Lovell is more of a memoir than a straight-up factual book about tea. Each chapter takes us to a place around the globe.
In addition to being a tea nerd, I’ve always been a bit of a bookworm. These are some of my favorite fiction books for tea lovers.
It can be hard to learn about the Japanese tea ceremony. These 4 books have helped me tremendously in my search for knowledge.
The Book of Japanese Tea by Oscar Brekell is a must-read to learn more about the teas of Japan. It is full of info that I haven't seen anywhere else.
One of the most common questions I get from readers is where to learn more about certain types of tea. These are some of my favorite books about puerh.
The history of the world is intimately tied to the history of tea. For those of us nerds who happen to love both, information tends to be gathered piecemeal. There are few comprehensive resources to feed our quest for knowledge and a lot of misinformation along the way. Jane Pettigrew and Bruce Richardson are two people who definitely know their stuff so I was super excited to dig into this book. The book starts out with a brief discussion of the origin of tea (Sheng Nong, et al.) but the main focus is on British and American tea history. I really love that the chapters are organized by century. This makes will make…