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Read Michael Harney's posts on the Penguin BlogThe country’s leading connoisseur presents a comprehensive guide for developing your tea palate The Harney Sons Guide to Tea transforms tea drinkers into tea experts Written by one of the country’s leading tea professionals The Harney Sons Guide to Tea is an illuminating resource for tea drinkers interested in developing and refining their palate as well as their understanding of the complex agricultural historical and cultural significance of tea Drawing on his singular. This is the first book on tea that I have read so much of the information was new to me Generally the organization is clear and helpful although it is sometimes difficult to tell if the specific teas Mr Harney has selected were chosen because they are exemplary of their region or because they are uniue His descriptions of the teas are lively and aside from his overdependence on the words 'lovely' and 'charming' the prose is crisp and pleasant He handles issues of British colonialism with respect for the colonized people and gives due credit for the many innovations that were developed after the departure of the BritishThe copy I borrowed was a first printing and was printed with two inks an typical black and a metallic yellow The latter made tables maps and drop capitals difficult or impossible to read in certain lighting conditions where the metallic ink became all but invisible I'm not sure if later printings have stuck with this unwelcome extravagance but a traditional ink would have been preferable

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The HarneySons Guide to TeaExperience Michael Harney masterly explores the full range of teas revealing how each tea is distinctive with a taste that derives from a precise combination of cultivation and production techniues and influenced by the geography as well as its history These lively profiles of diverse tea varieties from delicate white tea to aged black puerh tea include brewing instructions and vivid descriptions of the beverage scent taste and appearance; everything you need to become a connoisseur Tea has long been popular in the Unit. Really interesting

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CHARACTERS ↠ The HarneySons Guide to Tea Ñ Read Michael Harney's posts on the Penguin BlogThe country‚Äôs leading connoisseur presents a comprehensive guide for developing your tea palate The Harney Sons Guide to Tea transforms tea drinkers into tea experts Written by one of the country‚Äôs leading tea professionals The Harney Sons Guide Ed States but only recently have Americans treated this nuanced beverage with a deeper curiosity refined approach and wider appetite The Wall Street Journal reports that total US tea sales are nearly four times what they were in 1990 and this growing population of discriminate consumers will celebrate the new vocabulary provided in The Harney Sons Guide to Tea Uniue in scope candor and accessibility The Harney Sons Guide to Tea will uickly become the classic reference and staple in the library of every serious tea drinke. A solid guide to tea It covers all the different groups discusses not only the uality of each different type of tea but also the history behind it provides instructions as to brewing as well as a tasting guide and includes stories from the author's travels as a tea distributor I read this because I enjoy drinking green tea have strong cultural ties to British Legacy teas and wanted to know about the history and brewing techniues of tea This book did not disappoint and is a great resource for others that are similarly curious about tea