Sunday, December 21, 2008

Scientific Research Confirms: Theanine, found in tea, improves mental clarity

Lipton research institute has discovered Theanine, a new substance found in tea, helps to increase focus and mind clarity.

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Sunday, December 14, 2008

The 235th Anniversary Boston Tea Party Annual Reenactment

The 235th Anniversary Boston Tea Party Annual Reenactment
Today, Sunday, Dec 14 5:30p
at theOld South Meeting House, Boston, MA

Relive the evening of December 16, 1773, from the outraged protest over the tea tax to Samuel Adams' secret signal to throw 342 crates of tea overboard in Boston Harbor.

Friday, December 12, 2008

Police to offer tea

Police in Austraila have been told to show more respect to their prisoners: dim the lights at night, don't slam cell doors and serve tea, coffee or milk at least three times a day.

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Tea and Crime Fighting

Varsha Patel, 45, was about to take her first sip of tea when two men wearing balaclavas burst in to her village store armed with 10-inch blades and made a grab for the till.

Reacting swiftly, she hurled the steaming tea into the face of one assailant and then threw the empty mug at his companion's head.

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Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Man Who Sips a Thousand Flavours of Tea Everyday

This man certainly has a palate for the cuppa that cheers! For the last 23 years, Kurush Bharucha has been working as a taster for Lipton - sampling up to 1,000 cups a day.Read More

Saturday, December 06, 2008

Immune-enhancing lemon ginger tea

If you think you feel something coming on, try a cup of soothing, immune enhancing lemon ginger tea. Lemon is high in vitamin C and is full of phytochemicals – plant constituents that help boost the immune system. Ginger and honey are also well known for their immune-boosting properties.

Friday, December 05, 2008

7 million kilograms of Tea

A total of 7 million kilograms of main grade tea will next week be on offer at the weekly tea auction at the East African Tea Trade Centre in Mombasa town.

I wonder how many cups of tea that makes?