EMPIRE TEA BLOG

~ Chai: Beverage and Tradition ~

The term chai was originally used for a healing brew of spices and herbs that varied by the season...

Celebrating Spring with Matcha!

Spring weather is finally here after getting a rocky, up-and-down start! Matcha is served...

Chinese Hard Boiled Tea Eggs!

Although many celebrate the new year. Not many come close to the beautiful celebration...

The Holidays & Earl Grey Hot Cho...

During the holiday season we curl up next to the fire with friends and family...

Microwaving vs. Traditional Brew...

The debate is endless- do you throw a tea bag into some water and nuke it in the...

Cooking with Rooibos

This time of year squash and tea seem to be everywhere in different forms...

Oxidation- What is it and what d...

It can be seen when certain fruits and vegetables turn brown after...

Darjeeling Tea from the Himalayas

Darjeeling teas which are regarded as the 'Champagne' of teas, are normally...

Pumpkin Spice and Fall Traditions

Pumpkin Spice began it’s life as ‘pumpkin pie spice’ when spice companies bundled...