Introduction to Tea
What you'll learn
- Understand more about where tea comes from and what goes into making a great cup of tea - from bush to cup.
- Just an interest in tea, no knowledge required!
Settle in with a cup of your favourite tea, as we discuss the second most consumed beverage in the world! This introductory course will cover an overview of: what tea is; the history of tea; tea categories; key descriptors and methods for tea tasting; major tea growing regions; and how to brew a great cup of tea.
Who this course is for:
- Everyone who enjoys tea and wants to learn more about it.
Sarah is a Tea Sommelier certified by the Tea and Herbal Association of Canada, as well as a certifiable tea lover! She has worked in the tea industry for 5 years in marketing and category management roles including tea buying, creating new tea blends, and preparing products for launch. She loves to explore different flavours and aromas - often cross-training with beer, wine and chocolate - but always comes back to a strong cup of black tea, with milk.