Tag: Vancouver

Worried you missed the boat?

In the 12 years since I opened my first tea lounge back on that hot, dusty day in Edmonton, I had a vision of an industry whose trajectory would replicate that of our darker cousin.  I had the sense – after less than...

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On becoming a tea farmer

When the idea struck me some years ago that Camellia sinensis might grow and possibly thrive on the west coast of Canada, I decided it would probably be best to keep it to myself.  It was one of those epiphanies you get...

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Bittersweet tea

I arrived at the office a little later than usual Friday afternoon and the box of Japan sencha was waiting in front of the door.  I had just purchased 55 pounds of the steamed leaf for my fervent customers. The whole lot...

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