Tea Stories

Tea Master Profile: Jhentea - Taiwan

Jhentea - Yilian, Taiwan
The story of Jhentea and this family of tea masters spans over many generations and begins with Hon Chen in 1850. Hon Chen was a tea master in Fuji...

Tea and Meditation

Tea and meditation
The comparison of tea and meditation played a big part in the creation of the name Tea Parity. The parallels between brewing, then enjoying a cup o...

Methods of tea preparation

Begin with tea
There a many different ways to prepare tea for its final destination of your cup. Some methods are simple and others become an involved process. De...

"What makes your tea special?"

"What makes your tea special?"
I was at the Ybor Saturday Market this past weekend, and someone asked me "what makes you tea special?"  The part that is special is the stories o...

The process of green tea

The process of green tea
Green tea is processed in a specific way that makes it a unique type of tea. The tea leaves are picked while still young on the Camellia Sinensis p...

Tea Parity, typo for "tea party?"

Tea Parity logo
The name Tea Parity came from the visual similarity to "tea party" and the meaning of parity, the quality or state of being equal or equivalent. He...