An essential reference work for all those who are interested in tea.
Having spent 20 years scouring plantations in search of the rarest teas, the creators of Palais des Thés are unveiling the innumerable secrets learned over the course of their travels.
This guide takes you on a journey to the tea gardens to meet those who dedicate their talents, with passion and patience, to the pleasure of tea enthusiasts throughout the world.
Every year, François-Xavier Delmas and Mathias Minet use their expertise to judge thousands of teas. Here, they reveal the keys to the art of tea tasting with essential tips for preparing infusions and a selection of fifty teas that they rate as the world’s finest.
By François-Xavier Delmas, Mathias Minet, and Christine Barbaste.
210 illustrations and photos in full color.
Abbeville Press, 240 pages / Size: 6 1/4" x 10 1/4"