The World of Tea The World of Tea Processing Tea History of Tea Tea and Health Tea Producers Tea Tasting Types of tea Drin...
 
 
Darjeeling Then and Now
 
Sri Lanka
China
 
Withering
Curling – Tearing - Rolling
Fermenting
Firing the tea Old-style furnace Modern dryer
Sorting OP BOP FBOP PD
Blending Teas are blended in a large drum where different raw teas are mixed according to the packer’s recipe.
IMA C21 Teabagger  150 tagged and enveloped teabags per minute
Tea in Russia
History of Tea
2737 BC. Tea Invented <ul><li>A tea leaf accidentally fell in Emperor Shennong’s drinking water </li></ul>
Mahogany Tea Caddy, 1790 <ul><li>Tea was extremely valuable and kept under lock and key. </li></ul><ul><li>Women drank tea...
Earl Grey and Bergamot
Cutty Sark – Tea Clipper
Modern Containerized Transportation
Tea in time of war
Tea and Health
Tea and Health – what’s in a cup of tea? <ul><li>Caffeine  – less than coffee </li></ul><ul><li>L-theanine  - relaxant </l...
 
Thank you. Any questions?
World Production of Tea 2005  Million Kg
 
Darjeeling
 
Picking low-grown teas in Assam Assam
Kenya – Great Rift Valley
 
 
 
The tea plant Monkeys harvesting tea
Buds and flowers
 
Packing and Shipping
World Consumption of Tea 2005 Million Kg
<ul><li>Your choice of tea is a very personal choice </li></ul>
India India
Flying Tea & Making Chai
Pakistan
Teahouse in Iran
Japan
More Japan
<ul><li>A JAPANESE woman and her six-month-old baby escaped unhurt from a knife-wielding thief this week after the mother ...
Mint Tea in Morocco
Tea in England
Types of Tea
White Tea & Silver Needle
Masala Tea
Tea Then and Now
Tea Tasting Procedures Weigh each tea and put in bowl Select teas and water Use water not previously boiled Add water to t...
TASTING <ul><li>Brisk </li></ul><ul><li>Body   </li></ul><ul><li>Colour </li></ul><ul><li>Dull </li></ul><ul><li>Flat/soft...
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Rotary Tea Presentation

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Describes the process of making tea, the history of tea, the health benefits in a cup of tea, different types of tea and different ways of drinking tea in different cultures. It is an informal presentation I gave to my local rotary club

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  1. 1. The World of Tea The World of Tea Processing Tea History of Tea Tea and Health Tea Producers Tea Tasting Types of tea Drinking Tea The Tea Plant
  2. 4. Darjeeling Then and Now
  3. 6. Sri Lanka
  4. 7. China
  5. 9. Withering
  6. 10. Curling – Tearing - Rolling
  7. 11. Fermenting
  8. 12. Firing the tea Old-style furnace Modern dryer
  9. 13. Sorting OP BOP FBOP PD
  10. 14. Blending Teas are blended in a large drum where different raw teas are mixed according to the packer’s recipe.
  11. 15. IMA C21 Teabagger 150 tagged and enveloped teabags per minute
  12. 16. Tea in Russia
  13. 17. History of Tea
  14. 18. 2737 BC. Tea Invented <ul><li>A tea leaf accidentally fell in Emperor Shennong’s drinking water </li></ul>
  15. 19. Mahogany Tea Caddy, 1790 <ul><li>Tea was extremely valuable and kept under lock and key. </li></ul><ul><li>Women drank tea. Men drank coffee. </li></ul><ul><li>Putting milk in first protected the expensive porcelain. </li></ul>
  16. 20. Earl Grey and Bergamot
  17. 21. Cutty Sark – Tea Clipper
  18. 22. Modern Containerized Transportation
  19. 23. Tea in time of war
  20. 24. Tea and Health
  21. 25. Tea and Health – what’s in a cup of tea? <ul><li>Caffeine – less than coffee </li></ul><ul><li>L-theanine - relaxant </li></ul><ul><li>Flavonoids - anti-oxidants </li></ul><ul><li>Vitamins A, B2, C & E </li></ul><ul><li>Flouride for teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Antihistamines - catechins & quercin </li></ul><ul><li>Trace minerals – manganese and potassium </li></ul><ul><li>Enjoyment – very healthy </li></ul><ul><li>Tea is a gentle drink which contains a tiny tiny bit of many healthy things </li></ul>
  22. 27. Thank you. Any questions?
  23. 28. World Production of Tea 2005 Million Kg
  24. 30. Darjeeling
  25. 32. Picking low-grown teas in Assam Assam
  26. 33. Kenya – Great Rift Valley
  27. 37. The tea plant Monkeys harvesting tea
  28. 38. Buds and flowers
  29. 40. Packing and Shipping
  30. 41. World Consumption of Tea 2005 Million Kg
  31. 42. <ul><li>Your choice of tea is a very personal choice </li></ul>
  32. 43. India India
  33. 44. Flying Tea & Making Chai
  34. 45. Pakistan
  35. 46. Teahouse in Iran
  36. 47. Japan
  37. 48. More Japan
  38. 49. <ul><li>A JAPANESE woman and her six-month-old baby escaped unhurt from a knife-wielding thief this week after the mother calmed him down with a cup of tea and a chat. </li></ul>
  39. 50. Mint Tea in Morocco
  40. 51. Tea in England
  41. 52. Types of Tea
  42. 53. White Tea & Silver Needle
  43. 54. Masala Tea
  44. 55. Tea Then and Now
  45. 56. Tea Tasting Procedures Weigh each tea and put in bowl Select teas and water Use water not previously boiled Add water to tea immediately after boiling Set timer for 3.5 min On alarm, pour water into cup Always compare against standard Force tea through teeth to maximize taste
  46. 57. TASTING <ul><li>Brisk </li></ul><ul><li>Body </li></ul><ul><li>Colour </li></ul><ul><li>Dull </li></ul><ul><li>Flat/soft </li></ul><ul><li>Fruity </li></ul><ul><li>Full, mature </li></ul><ul><li>Round/smooth </li></ul><ul><li>Hard/harsh </li></ul><ul><li>Light </li></ul><ul><li>Thin/weak </li></ul><ul><li>Bakey </li></ul><ul><li>Burnt </li></ul><ul><li>Coarse </li></ul><ul><li>Gone-off </li></ul><ul><li>Plain </li></ul><ul><li>Sweaty </li></ul><ul><li>Tainted </li></ul><ul><li>Quality </li></ul>Leave size, condition and colour Condition of residue Colour after brewed Aroma Taste Strength Liquor With different waters With milk
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