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24 Million Ways to Make a Cuppa

If you thought you instinctively knew how to make a perfect cup of tea, think again. Experts in the U.K. have discovered there are more than 24 million different ways to make a cup of tea and while most of us might think we’ve nailed it, our friends and co-workers probably won’t agree. Only...

English Tea Shop Takes on the World

A recent article on Minutehack.com, which features business-focused stories for entrepreneurs and executives, highlighted the British tea company the English Tea Shop. The independent 7-year-old company, it reports, is “riding a wave of demand for high-quality, organic food and drink” with its range of more than 130 varieties of teas and tisanes produced at...

British Spend $20,000 for a Lifetime of Tea

A survey of British tea drinkers finds they consume the equivalent of two bathtubs of tea annually and spend $20,000 (£12,500 ) over their lifetimes purchasing tea. Tea drinkers consume an average 17 cups a day totaling 70 gallons (265 liters) annually, according to results compiled by the Dreams Come True Charity. The charity...