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10 COMMON TEA QUESTIONS ANSWERED

10 COMMON TEA QUESTIONS ANSWERED

Whether you are new to tea or have been drinking it for some time, it is common to have many questions as you begin to explore the world of tea in greater depth. Tea has been consumed for thousands of years and has been grown in almost every corner of the globe. With its extensive history, the tea industry can be rather intimidating to enter. We hope that our blog and Tea 101 page can be a resource for you, no matter where you are at in your tea education and that this post, in particular, can help answer some of the...

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Tea Recipe: Lebu Cha

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Tea Recipe: Lebu Cha

Make yourself a cup of immune-boosting Lebu Cha! What you need: ◎ 500ml Water ◎ 3tsp Harney's Ceylon & India Orange Pekoe ◎ 3tbsp Sugar ◎ 0.5tsp Ginger Powder ◎ 0.5tsp Black Salt (Kala Namak) ◎ 1.5tbsp Fresh Lemon Juice *Feel free to adjust the seasonings and spices to suit your palate! How to cook:   Place a clean saucepan on stove-top over on medium heat and add 500 ml of water plus the sugar  When you see bubbles form at the bottom of pan, add the tea granules and heat/boil just for a minute, or till the time you see the infusion turning...

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Tea & COVID-19

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Tea & COVID-19

Dear fans of Harney in Hong Kong and Macau, We would like to thank you for all the kind words and support since we launched our online store. It has been almost two months since the coronavirus pandemic and undoubtedly we are all overwhelmed by all the news update, protective gear and food supply, government's ever-changing regulations, work, family, etc. Life is tough, but always remember we are all in this together. Let us all keep close to our heart all the fighters on front lines and all the beautiful people who make sure our life is least affected. As a...

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How Much Caffeine Is In My Tea?

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How Much Caffeine Is In My Tea?

We all have different reasons we drink tea. While some drink it to wind down, others drink it to perk up. Some may simply enjoy the warm, comforting qualities of this ancient beverage while others love to cool down with it on a summer afternoon. No matter what your reason is, understanding the amount of caffeine contained in your delicate teacup or monster mug will only enhance your experience and your relationship with tea. Read on to learn about the amount of caffeine in tea, what affects caffeine levels in tea and common caffeine myths. Caffeine Amounts in Tea No matter...

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Inside Our New York Factory

Inside Our New York Factory

Have you ever wondered how your favourite Harney tea gets made? Wonder no more! We’re taking you inside our 90,000 square foot factory located in Millerton, New York to give you a unique view of our process through the eyes of an artist. Follow along as we take you from tasting table to tea time. We’ll kick off our Tour de Harney at one of our many shelving units. This is where everything begins. For scale, the height of the first shelf is about 5 feet and each bag holds up to 90 pounds of raw product. Our factory is over 90,000...

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