Tea Blending: The Alchemy of Tea
- Thursday, 06/15/2017: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
- Room: N245
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Focused Tasting: Join us for a hands-on workshop exploring the inspiring world of blending teas and herbal infusions with Victoria Bisogno, engineer, tea blender and tea educator. Tea Blending is not just an art, it is a set of techniques and knowledge. In this session, participants will discover the basic rules and techniques of tea blending alongside with guidelines to help develop their creativity. Attendees will also make their own tea blends by hand using quality materials.
By the end of the session, attendees will be able to:
• Learn the 10 golden rules of tea blending.
• Learn how to properly use the tools, utensils and mixing techniques, and explore the different ingredients to be used in tea blends.
• Understand how to canalise their creativity and inspiration to design tea blends and take home their own formulations.