Adagio mentioned in NY Times

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Adagio mentioned in NY Times

Postby joelbct » Apr 16th, '08, 17:59

OK, don't ask why I was flipping through the Fashion and Beauty magazine of the Times last weekend, but I happened across a tea article mentioning Adagio (click to page 3):

NY Times Tea Article

Your usual beginner tea shpeal (sp? lol), written by a kind of snotty sounding new yorker :) Funny she mentions Porto Rico, they are known more for coffee- I was very unimpressed by their tea: a large selection, but all 5 types I bought were stale...

[Mary's Edit: Spiel.]

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Postby RussianSoul » Apr 16th, '08, 19:47

Funny article. She combines herbs, rooibos and yerba mate into un-caffinated category. :roll:
New York Times wrote:Noncaffeinated herbal infusions like chamomile, yerba mate and the lip-smacking rooibos (red bush) do wonders for mind-body synergies, but they’re tisanes, not teas.

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Postby Mary R » Apr 16th, '08, 21:13

Heh heh heh...no one ever said a NY Times article ever had to see a fact-checker...

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Postby motokochan » Apr 17th, '08, 15:29

It's rather sad how far they have declined. I mean, it isn't their main paper, but it's still shoddy work.

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Postby ThinkingOutLoud » Apr 17th, '08, 15:38

I wanna know who's in NYC and can visit the mentioned Kee's Chocolates and send me some. Yumm ....

http://www.keeschocolates.com/cho.html

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Postby joelbct » Apr 18th, '08, 10:19

ThinkingOutLoud wrote:I wanna know who's in NYC and can visit the mentioned Kee's Chocolates and send me some. Yumm ....

http://www.keeschocolates.com/cho.html


And what's in it for me? :)

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Postby ThinkingOutLoud » Apr 18th, '08, 10:25

I bet we can work something out! Hmmm ... what can I clean out of my tea cabinet???? :lol:

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Postby witches brew » Apr 18th, '08, 10:56

ThinkingOutLoud wrote:I wanna know who's in NYC and can visit the mentioned Kee's Chocolates and send me some. Yumm ....

http://www.keeschocolates.com/cho.html


Ever so yum!!

I have friends who live on Thompson, so let me know if you run Joelbct into the ground serving your chocolate habit. I'll be glad to shop for you, too.

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Postby henley » Apr 18th, '08, 14:06

I'll take anything with dark chocolate. Do they ship?

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Postby ThinkingOutLoud » Apr 18th, '08, 15:16

witchesbrew: I'm taking all comers! Those green tea chocolates are screaming my name all the way from NY!

henley: No they don't, the (insert bad people name of choice here).

Maybe a road trip ....

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Postby joelbct » Apr 19th, '08, 13:46

Oh they don't ship? If you are serious I will post when I am next going into the city, prob will be in the next couple weeks, and you could give me your order :)

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Postby DangerInRed » Apr 19th, '08, 15:10

Oh man, they may be $2.00 a piece, but what I wouldn't give to blow all of my money on them!

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Postby ThinkingOutLoud » Apr 19th, '08, 19:17

Danger: Amen!

joel: Brother, I would take you up on it, for sure. Let me know when you're headed in and we'll see if some tea funds can make it into your secret Swiss account!

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Postby Beanbean » Apr 20th, '08, 22:47

Spiel. Just FYI. :)

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Postby ThinkingOutLoud » Apr 21st, '08, 06:57

Beanbean wrote:Spiel. Just FYI. :)


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