All tagged black tea

CHEESE TEA: A TEA FAD HERE TO STAY OR FADE AWAY?

Cheese tea, a new tea drink that has taken Asia by storm and established a foothold in US. Some may find it disgusting, while others think it’s the best thing since bubble tea. We share with you our impression of cheese tea that’s attracting long queues and inspiring specialty cheese tea shops to pop up.

UNDER SIEGE: TEA IN SYRIA

“Before Russia invaded Aleppo in December 2016, and while we were besieged in eastern Aleppo by the Assad’s militias and targeted by the Russian warplanes, tea was from the few items still available in the markets. Tea was so important that all people had already stored plenty of it. Nevertheless, making tea needed fuel that was getting less and less and by then electricity was part of the past.” Wissam Zarqa sheds some light on tea in Aleppo and its changes in the last decade.

FROM HERE TO NOMAD'S LAND

After spending 11 years as a financial controller for a global automobile brand, Jeremy Goh quit his job and pursues his dream as a writer and photographer. Traveling the less trodden path to seek new experiences and connections, Jeremy found himself in unventured Afghanistan, driven by a wandering spirit and refueled by the hospitality of native tribes.