Cook with Tea

Tales from the Tearoom 14

Tales from the Tearoom 14

Posted: November 20, 2013

Welcome to another sunny day in Sydney and then some. It’s a beautiful day Sydney: The sky is blue and the grass is green. I am out on my balcony, glorious balcony, and playing dominoes […]

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Azuki Red Bean Gelato and Matcha Granita

Azuki Red Bean Gelato and Matcha Granita

A twist to two traditional desserts – Japanese matcha icecream with red bean paste and Italian traditional vanilla gelato recipe. This tasty treat is quite sweet in the old world dessert way, and refreshng after […]

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Tales from the Tearoom 13

Tales from the Tearoom 13

Posted: November 12, 2013

Welcome to tranquil Sydney and Zen. Would you like a cup of tea? Recently somebody, after reading a couple of my Tales from the Tearoom posts, made the announcement that they do not like tea […]

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Bloom like a Flower: Why Drink Tea Regularly

Bloom like a Flower: Why Drink Tea Regularly

Posted: November 12, 2013

Ladies, I am sure no matter what your body condition is at this stage, staying healthy and maintain youthful look is something desirable. We always wanted to look good especially to our special someone. While […]

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Tales from the Tearoom 12

Tales from the Tearoom 12

Posted: November 7, 2013

Welcome to Sydney. Today I took out my trusty old Zisha teapot and brewed myself a nice strong cup of oolong tea. When it was ready, I poured two little Zisha cups. Gave one to […]

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Organic Gyokuro

Tales from the Tearoom 09

Posted: November 4, 2013

Welcome to burning hot Sydney and a welcome hot spa. In Japan, traditional spas are called onsen. And right about now, it would be supremely nice to enjoying onsen! But I am at work and […]

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Wuyi Shui Xian Oolong

Tales from the Tearoom 11

Posted: November 4, 2013

Welcome to a cooler Sydney in the blazing hot sun and a welcoming pot of tea to all who are reading this! As I pour you a cup of Fujian (Fukian) oolong, do you ever […]

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Tales from the Tearoom 06

Tales from the Tearoom 06

Posted: October 26, 2013

Welcome to sunny Sydney and then some. I almost missed this blog entry today, but thanks to some well defined Japanese sencha. I am back and ready to conquer the world of tea, one sip […]

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Tales from the Tearoom 07

Tales from the Tearoom 07

Posted: October 25, 2013

Welcome to humid Sydney and then some. Tonight the crickets and frogs that populate the surrounding parkland near my home are singing away to the rising humidity that signals the approach of a thunder storm. […]

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Organic Aracha Matcha

Tales from the Tearoom 10

Posted: October 24, 2013

Welcome to beautiful Sydney. Sometimes from work what we need is a break. Right now is one of those moments. I feel like I am trying to step over a little stream but the effort […]

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Oolong Tea Benefits: Your Diet Partner

Oolong Tea Benefits: Your Diet Partner

Posted: October 24, 2013

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder”, as the old saying goes. For some, the “hollywood actress” figure is the ultimate definition of “beauty”. Sometimes I am envious of people who eat a lot […]

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Arabian Night

Arabian Night

A colourful drink full of antioxidants and tastes great. A great alternative to just juice! Buy the ingredient Rooibos tea at our website at Teas.com.au  

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Puerh Tea

Tales from the Tearoom 08

Posted: October 23, 2013

Welcome to hot Sydney again! You know, as part of dealing in tea, I get to try, sip, slurp, smell, taste and drink a lot of tea. And I have been asked recently, if I […]

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Puerh Cakes

Tales from the Tearoom 05

Posted: October 22, 2013

The tearoom. What’s that? That is timeout zone for tea drinkers. No politics here. That’s for coffee drinkers unless we’re in charge. A place of serenity at its most beautiful… A place where we can […]

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Tales from the Tearoom 04

Tales from the Tearoom 04

Posted: October 22, 2013

Welcome to Sydney, where its burning hot and then some. Yes it is hot over here. And due to the fires raging in the Blue Mountains area, Sydney has been overcast with yellow smog. Not […]

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Mandarin Pu-erh

Stories from the Tearoom 03

Posted: October 22, 2013

Welcome to hot Sydney, where the heat is up and everything is looking yellow. As part of my tea business I spent a lot of time investigating as much as I can about tea: anything […]

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Assam Dikom

Stories from the Tearoom 02

Posted: October 22, 2013

Welcome to hot Sydney and then some. Yup. It’s only October and already summer is here. It’s too early for summer. But who’s complaining. Tea is a welcome compliment to the heat. I have always […]

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The Black Tea Benefits

The Black Tea Benefits

Posted: October 21, 2013

During my teenage years, whenever I hear the word “tea”, it makes me think of an elegant English woman or an Englishman having chit-chat with their friends over tea. That’s what I often see in […]

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This tea is Smoking!

This tea is Smoking!

Posted: October 18, 2013

I am always surprised by the popularity of smoky tea. There is some very definite devotee to this unusual type of tea flavour. Of the small range of smoky tea, Lapsang Souchong is undisputedly the […]

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Creamy Oolong Chai Iced Tea – Mother Nature Network

Creamy Oolong Chai Iced Tea – Mother Nature Network

Posted: September 24, 2013

Looking for a good ice and energizing tea? Chai is one of those drinks great hot or chilled. It almost possesses magical power that refreshes the mind while you feel totally pampered. This variation using […]

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