Merriam-Webster defines alchemy as: “A medieval chemical science and speculative philosophy aiming to achieve the transmutation of the base metals into gold, the discovery of a universal cure for disease, and the discovery of a means of indefinitely prolonging life.”Read More
Month: January 2014
In November of 2009, contributor to this blog, Charles Cain, told us he had discovered the “Starbucks of Tea,” a race that seemed to be taking shape in the industry. And he said it was . . . Starbucks.
Merchandise, none other than teas and bone china ware filled the gift shop at the Diana: Legacy of a Princess exhibit on the Queen Mary.
Ninety billion US dollars and we grow one-third of the world crop and take home about one-tenth of the world turnover, although our teas are good.