The aromatic goodness of tea is hard to beat. There is a simplicity to heating water and steeping tea, holding the warm cup against your heart, and sipping liquid goodness. Tea lovers come in all shapes and sizes.
As you may know I am an author of 4 published books about green tea, but I often get asked what are the other books I recommend.
Below are 7 books I personally like that are likely to fuel your love while educating you on the art of all things tea.
Teas have so many healing benefits hidden in their leaves. This guide offers a plethora of ailments and ways herbs can treat them. One of the many benefits of learning the healing properties of different teas is that they are easy to obtain and inexpensive to boot. Find all the delicious and relaxing ways to heal your body with simple teas. This book is a wonderful resource for any home.
A scholar of Japanese heritage, Kakuzo Okakura was best known in America as the Curator of Chinese and Japanese art at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. If you have ever been interested in the distinctly eastern mindset toward Teaism, Okakura is prepared to show you the ins and outs of Japanese tea culture in “The Book of Tea”. It is a great introduction to Japanese thinking and culture and covers everything, including origins, religious influences, history, and ceremonies. It is about more than just tea: It is about Japanese heritage and culture.
With beautifully vibrant photos, this is the tea reference book you’ve been waiting for. Chock full of teas from around the world, “Tea: History, Terroirs, Varieties” is comprehensive without being overwhelming. You can learn not only about different teas from different regions but histories, ceremonies, preparation, recipes, and more.
I had the pleasure of personally meeting with the author at the World Tea Expo last year. He is a wonderful person to talk with and has lots of passion in tea and tea business. His book also reflects his personality.
If you are ready to take your tea knowledge to the next level, dive into “Jane Pettigrew’s World of Tea”. It will take you on a wonderful journey through 60 tea producing regions of the world; touching on their history, local tea culture, and rituals, terroir, cultivars, etc. Become a real tea connoisseur and enjoy your cuppa on a whole new level.
5.“Tea: A User’s Guide” by Tony Gebely
Drinking tea is such a relaxing experience. There is much more to that tea than knowing the perfect steep time. Tea has a rich history. This book will teach you not only about the history, but also how to prepare and evaluate different varieties. You may even learn some fun facts that you never knew before.
I had a pleasure to meet Tony at an event, and he belongs to the same group I belong. Here is a picture of Tony and me!
Did you know that the United States is the fourth largest consumer of tea in the world? That and many more interesting facts are covered in “World Atlas of Tea”. It touches on basics, brewing and drinking, blending, and country profiles. With specialty tea outlets popping up all over the place, this book will help you better appreciate the variety of teas you may stumble upon. You may discover why some teas from different regions and countries taste differently. You can even learn how to make your perfect cup of tea.
7.The Tea Book: All Things Tea” by Nick Kilby and Louise Cheadle:
This book is a wonderful encyclopedia of knowledge about tea. Tea comes in so many delicious varieties and blends that it can be hard to wade through. Learn how to taste like a pro and even correct brewing methods. Once you know a little about tea, it will make your drinking experience exponentially better. “The Tea Book” has everything you need to know about tea. It is your definitive guide and a welcome addition to any tea lover’s library.
As one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world, tea is a soothing and aromatic beverage with many healing properties. Whether you are a new tea drinker or a lifetime consumer, there are many interesting books available on the topic that can take your tea knowledge to the next level. From green tea to black and everything in between, learn about the history of these leaves, the cultures that grew around this beverage, traditional and unique recipes, and much, much more. So put the kettle on, grab a cozy blanket, and settle down for some light reading accompanied by your favorite tea flavor.
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