Sat, Jan 11


Savvy Tea Gourmet

Tea Tasting...1/11/20 "Teas of The British Empire"

1,586 Chests of Tea, are said to have been dumped into Boston harbor by the Sons of Liberty... The Tea Act, passed by Parliament on May 10, 1773, granted the British East India Company Tea a monopoly on tea sales in the American colonies. This was what ultimately compelled the Sons of Liberty on t

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Tea Tasting...1/11/20 "Teas of The British Empire"

Time & Location

Jan 11, 2020, 4:00 PM

Savvy Tea Gourmet, 121 Samson Rock Dr, Madison, CT 06443, USA

About the Event


In the early 1500's European Explorers began visiting China...and discovered tea.  

Learn about how over the next 150 years the future of tea was changed forever.

This Saturday 1/11/20, experience the early teas that have shaped modern history of tea as well as some teas of today that are a product of this Tea Revolution...including Robert Fortune and the Tea Espionage of 1850...  

A most enjoyable look into the history of tea accompanied by tastes of a dozen teas representative of the pertinent periods.

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