Connor Adlam

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Maintaining the Quality of Tea

We are at a point now in the timeline of tea culture that is as worrisome as it is exciting. With the internet, we tea drinkers are more …

Darjeeling Moonda Kotee Tea Estate

Every once in awhile a tea comes along that defies expectations and redefines what a tea can be. A tea that seizes the senses and engulfs both the …

Introducing Herbal Republic – Q & A

Tea can be confusing not just for those starting out in the hobby, but also for more experienced tea drinkers. As such, it’s important that we work …

Sharing Tea with the Next Generation

Tea is important to many of us for its great many health benefits, array of tastes, aromas and flavours, and deep roots in many of the world’s …

Happy New Year 2017

As we approach the New Year, it can help to begin to formulate some New Year’s resolutions that pertain to tea. Doing so can help us to keep our tea …

Tea or Teaware

While it may be nice to collect teaware and have several teapots of varying sizes for various occasions and circumstances, often our disproportionate …

The Perfect Tea Gift

At this time of year, nearing the holidays, we can be filled with just as much dread and anxiety as joy. The dread of worrying about what we will get …

Happy Holidays

At this festive season of the year, our thoughts turn slowly from our busy lifestyles and habits towards our friends, family, and loved ones. This …

BLOG – Page 2

There have been a number of frightening news reports recently claiming that the consumption of tea and other hot liquids may be linked to increased …

Caring for Teaware

I must confess, one of the things that attracts me most to the great world of tea is the vast array of teaware. With varying colours, styles, and …

Cold Brew Tea

Recently, the cold brew method has been all the rage in the world of coffee. Attracting connoisseurs and caffeine fiends alike, cold brew coffee …

BLOG

There are new and exciting things happening at Herbal Republic. After quite a bit of planning, and a lot of thinking about how we can better serve …

Matcha

Tea Rejuvinates The Spirit

Especially at this time of year, as winter approaches perhaps more quickly than we would like, it is easy to fall into the trap of routine and …

Ever Tried Tea Blending?

Tea blending is an easy and fun way to diversify your tea collection and enjoy new flavours and combinations of whole leaf teas and herbs. …

Types of Tea – Green Tea

Green tea is one of the oldest, and most simplistic of the tea varieties. It’s bright green colour, characteristic fresh, vegetal taste and sweet …

The Importance of Environmental Sustainability

According to the World Health Organization, between the years 2030 and 2050, a quarter of a million people are expected to be killed by the truly …

Convenience without Compromise

Whether you are an experienced tea drinker or someone just starting out, there is always a balance to be struck between the best possible tea, and …

Types of Tea – Black Tea

The most widely consumed tea in the world, black tea is undoubtedly a staple. Renowned for its strength, robust flavour, full body, and dark colour, …

Matcha

Matcha green tea has received quite a bit of attention here in the west in recent years, and for good reason. Characterized by an unmistakable bright …

No Strings Attached

At Herbal Republic, we strive to offer products that satisfy our customer’s taste buds while preserving the beautiful planet we call home. To better …

François Hollande Draws Scorn for Paying Hairdresser Nearly $11,000 Per Month

French President François Hollande‘s constituents were surprised to learn this week that his hairdresser makes nearly €10,000 (or almost $11,000) per …

François Hollande

Loose Leaf Tea or Tea Bags

Around the world, millions of people have a cup of tea as part of their daily routine. To many, tea is an indispensable ritual, and even a lifestyle, …

Taiwan Is Destroying Its High Mountain Oolong Tea Farms

High mountain oolong tea is one of Taiwan’s most beloved products, yet the government is destroying tea farms at high elevation in the name of environmentalism.<p>High mountain oolong tea is one of Taiwan's most beloved products. In comparison to its lower-altitude counterparts, it gives off extremely …

How To Choose Your Earl Grey - Still Steeping

Earl Grey… Ah, the myths, the marketing, the lofty names and the mystery. The mystery is that there is no way to tell from the name and packaging …

Tea

Tea time time in #zhongcave, China 🇨🇳

Here’s a Good Laugh About Green Tea

Every once in while I read something that is so ridiculous that I have to pass it along. I get a daily email regarding the Health Benefits of Tea and …

Indonesian Teas: An Overview

I vacationed in Indonesia not so long ago and more recently ran across some exceptional Indonesian teas. I’ll try to say just a little about …

More and more convinced I need this springy nib in my life . @maguirer let me try his #PelikanM1000 #fountainpen #penaddict

Flex On The Left! But it's more than the eye can see. #flexnibfriday #flexnib