Steeped: In the World of Tea

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Spanning the globe from Russia to Japan, from Kenya to Palestine, from Germany to Sumatra, Steeped is a literary anthology about the world's most popular drink. This full-color, beautifully illustrated collection celebrates the ancient traditions of tea and their place in the modern world. Here are recipes for Moroccan mint tea, the perfect Indian chai, and Chinese fertility tea. And just as conversation and stories go naturally with a cup of tea, here are stories that take you around the world: to Japan during ...
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Spanning the globe from Russia to Japan, from Kenya to Palestine, from Germany to Sumatra, Steeped is a literary anthology about the world's most popular drink. This full-color, beautifully illustrated collection celebrates the ancient traditions of tea and their place in the modern world. Here are recipes for Moroccan mint tea, the perfect Indian chai, and Chinese fertility tea. And just as conversation and stories go naturally with a cup of tea, here are stories that take you around the world: to Japan during the Korean War, to a tea picnic in the Himalayas, to a Sumatran jungle where POWs drink English tea over chess, to an American kitchen where a Palestinian makes mint tea.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781566565561
  • Publisher: Interlink Publishing Group, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/28/2004
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 9
Monkey-Picked Oolong 11
Dr. Fu's Tea 13
A Geography of Tea 19
Extra Malty Assam 29
Picnic Tea on Flag Hill 31
Making Tea 36
The Wine of the Poor 39
Kenya, Marinya Estate 49
Chai 51
Streaming Green Tea 63
Peppermint Tea: A Cultural Inheritance 77
Strong Brew 87
When Mom Was a Hippie 99
Closed Eyes Smiling 107
Passage 119
C'est bon, ca 129
Moroccan Mint Tea 135
Sumatran Moonlight 139
Lapsang Souchong 155
Tell Me Something Good 157
Tea Cups and Christmas Angels 167
Making a Cup of Green Tea, I Stop the War 175
Ti Kuan Yin 179
About the Writers 181
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