World Tea Expo
Pre-Conference: June 11-14, 2018
Conference & Expo: June 12-14, 2018
Las Vegas Convention Center, South Hall
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STI - Specialty Tea Institute Level 2 Foundations Series

  • Tuesday, 06/13/2017: 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Room: N245 & N247
  • Session Number:  STI2

  • Beginner

Methodology

Foundation Series/Foundations of Tea: Level Two Specialty Tea Institute Session. Instructor Jonathan Greenfield.

This session is presented by the Specialty Tea Institute.

Learning Objectives

Building on the essential groundwork presented in Level One, Foundations of Tea: Level Two will examine CTC tea production and manufacture, as well as blending, flavoring and scenting, and introduction to sensory evaluation of teas. Also included is an introduction to the principles of grading and naming teas by country of origin. This seminar will allow attendees to ex-amine and taste 5-6 pairs of teas as they are guided through the basics of a comparison cupping of the 5 tea types.