Our Blog RSS



Celebrating Holidays with Puer Tea

Hi, I'm Donna from Far Leaves Tea. We opened our teashop in 1998 to provide our community with better access to premium quality loose leaf tea and all the cultural elements and rituals that come with having tea.  For me, one of the most important elements of tea is how it fits into daily life, especially as it relates to food. There is a Chinese saying:  開門七件事 - 柴米油鹽醬醋, which translates to tea as one of the seven key ingredients in making a complete kitchen. In this blog, I hope to share with you my experiences with tea and things I love, in particular, pairing tea with food.  For my cooking, I like to build with traditional recipes, but incorporate new ingredients...

Continue reading →