Tea Bits

The Allure of Pu-erh - Part 3

The Allure of Pu-erh - Part 3

Posted by Selina Law on Mar 31st 2017

Let us conclude this exploration series of pu-erh tea by looking at some of the commonly believed benefits of drinking pu-erh: Lowering Cholesterol Unlike the other varieties of tea, … read more
The Allure of Pu-erh - Part 2

The Allure of Pu-erh - Part 2

Posted by Selina Law on Mar 3rd 2017

Different styles of pu-erh tea This month we continue with our exploration of pu-erh tea. What are mao cha, sheng cha and shu cha? What are the differences among them? How many styles of p … read more
The Allure of Pu-erh - Part 1

The Allure of Pu-erh - Part 1

Posted by Selina Law on Jan 27th 2017

In  November 2016 “Tea Bits” I wrote about the teas that are good for the cold weather and  pu-erh tea is one of them. Though the history of pu-erh tea is more than a thousa … read more
A Hot Cup of Tea for the Soul

A Hot Cup of Tea for the Soul

Posted by Selina Law on Dec 1st 2016

Some of you might have heard about a second grade teacher in Teaneck, New Jersey who had turned a simple question from one of her students into a lifelong project of collecting tea bag tags and … read more
Which Teas are Good for the Cold Weather?

Which Teas are Good for the Cold Weather?

Posted by Selina Law on Nov 2nd 2016

The temperature is dropping. You put on a few layers of clothes and the heater is on, but you can still feel the chill in the air. You think to yourself, “Why don’t I brew some hot tea to keep my … read more