Chinese Flower Tea

Apr 28, 2014, under Curios, Types

Flowers are more than meet the eyes, or the nose! In fact, some flowers are very drinkable. Flower tea almost seem to possess some sort of magical power. It is fragrant, and soothing. In this video, […]

Top 10 Uses Of Tea Besides Drinking It

Jan 20, 2014, under Curios, Tea Lifestyle

I bet, you tea lovers, will be thrilled to know that the tea you’re drinking is not only relaxing, calming, aromatic and flavourful but also useful for beauty and home use. Here’s something that you […]

Burdock and Velcro

Dec 03, 2007, under Curios, Library

After taking his dog for a walk one day in the early 1940s, George de Mestral, a Swiss inventor, became curious about the seeds of the burdock plant that had attached themselves to his clothes […]

Tea trivia

Dec 03, 2007, under Curios, Library

Mongolians drink tea with butter?  Which Chinese black tea may  help to chase the possums away? Find out more tea trivia here… Tea originates from China Soak your smelly or tired feet in tea – […]

Tea quotes

Aug 08, 2006, under Curios, Library

Each cup of tea represents an imaginary voyage. – Catherine Douzel Tea is drunk to forget the din of the world. – Tien Yi Heng Drinking a daily cup of tea will surely starve the […]

Lapsang Souchong Tea as Possum Repellents

Aug 08, 2006, under Curios, Library

Possum repellents may work through two chemical senses: smell and taste. In addition, some repellents are designed to repel because of their texture (“mouth feel”). Many substances have been used in the hope that they […]

Brewer’s ‘Zen’ Beer Made With Green Tea

Aug 08, 2006, under Curios, Library

The latest green tea brew isn’t something from a tea pot ” but a beer bottle. Wisconsin micro brewer BluCreek is coming out with a new beer called Zen. The idea is to give a […]