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In praise of tea

October 5, 2011

I am, it seems, something of a creature of habit.

I drink just one cup of coffee a day: with breakfast, 1 plunger of black coffee. Usually Republica or Lavazza.

After that, it’s tea, all the way. Black, no sugar.

I’m particularly partial to Earl Grey or Russian Caravan, but I always keep a few varieties in the pantry (except for herbal muck). As I type, a mug of Lapsang Souchong (or ‘bacon tea’, as my son calls it, for its distinctive aroma) is by my right elbow.

Anyway, all of this is just an excuse to post a video by my favourite rapper, chap-hop gentleman rhymer extraordinaire, Professor Elemental:

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. Eva@ kitcheninspirations.wordpress.com permalink
    October 5, 2011 8:10 am

    Tea has absolutely gone wild in Toronto! There are shops that just sell ONLY tea; bags, cups anything and everything to do with tea! One if the universities in Toronto are even offering a course on how to become a Tea Sommelier! Go figure!

  2. October 5, 2011 8:42 am

    I only ever have coffee when we are out but it is tea all day every day at home – milk no sugar thanks.
    Have a happy day.
    🙂 Mandy

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