There is a lot to learn about tea, it is an ancient beverage and the most consumed after water all around the world. Camellia sinensis, the tea plant, originally of Chinese origin, made its away across many borders and inspired many local traditions and diets. This gift set is for the eternal knowledge seeker, the student, the new tea hobbyist or the enthusiast alike. This is a memorable tea gift set consisting of a book, a bamboo ceramic tea flask, and your choice of luxury tea variety box.
The book allows one to take a trip into the most important tea producing countries, a look at the "teascapes"of China, Taiwan, India, and Japan. There is a lot to explore, from cultures and rituals to learning about tea's properties, antioxidants, caffeine content, and even discovering how to cook with tea.
A gift of both style and substance, it will sure make for a lot of happy conversation and tea tasting hours.
The set includes: - 1 Book: Tea: History, Terroirs, Varieties. Winner of ‘World’s Best Tea Book 2014' in the World Tea Awards. Camellia Sinensis Teahouse, Firefly Books, 2015, English, 272 pages - 1 Ceramic flask in bamboo cover with removable strainer - Your choice of Discovery 4 assorted teas, Discovery 4 Caffeine-free, or Discovery 9 assorted teas. The loose-leaf teas are packed in small tins in very elegant presentation box and include brewing instructions and a profile/flavour wheel.