Artichoke Eating Artichokes Hollandaise Sauce

Eating an artichoke can be a daunting task if you have never handled one before. The vegetable boasts sharp spines and areas you must eat around, and can be difficult to handle when hot. The ‘choke’ part of an artichoke,

History of Indian chai tea

If one were to think of popular Indian beverages, odds are good that Masala chai would come to mind. The uniquely rich blend of spiced tea and milk present in this drink continues to gain popularity at coffeehouses worldwide. In

Pu erh tea profile

Pu-erh tea is a type of Chinese tea that is named after a small town that is located in the Yunnan province. It is grown in an area called “The Six Famous Mountains”. The climate there is mild, with frost-free

Health benefits tea offers

Tea has been around for thousands of years, with billions of people drinking it every day. Scientific studies have shown that tea contains a variety of health benefits. Some of which vary with each type of tea. There are teas

Why Coffee is the Perfect Travel Companion

Coffee is many things to many people; a way to wake up, an afternoon treat and even a way to socialize. Coffee also wears another hat and that is as a travel companion. Think about how many travelers can be

Growing and harvesting tea

Camellia sinensis is more commonly known as the tea plant. It is harvested annually in a wide variety of geographic locations. From Seattle in the Pacific Northwestern United States, to the Republic of Tanzania in Central East Africa. A perennial

Health Effects how much Coffee is too much Coffee

The recent study that was carried out by scientists from Western Australian Institute for Medical Research and the University of Western Australian found that consumption of too much coffee – drinking more than five or six cups of coffee a

Pu erh Teas

Bearing the name of the city form which it was traded, Pu-erh teas are cultivated south of the Yunnan Province. Pu erh is one of China’s oldest teas with a history dating back 1700 years. The tea trees themselves, from

Ten Foods that will Ruin your Diet

The best laid plans to adhere to a weight loss diet can be scuppered when one succumbs to the temptation of an array of unhealthy, nutritionally lacking foods.  Fatty, sugary, processed, and fried foods are the primary downfall of dieters

Fast Food Chain Reviews Tim Hortons

Tim Horton’s is an Canadian coffee and donut franchise that began when Tim Horton opened his first shop on Ottawa Street, in Hamilton Ontario in 1964, where he sold coffee for a quarter, and offered his own apple fritter and