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Apr 13th, '13, 01:57
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Hello

by Darrell » Apr 13th, '13, 01:57

I came upon this forum by sheer luck. I'm not sure where to begin so here goes. I've been drinking hot tea off and on since I was a kid. But they have always been from the bag. So a few months ago while attending ALC (Army career advancement class if you will) I really started drinking allot more and I was using what was available which was tap water and a coffee pot. It wasn't half bad well at least my friend and I enjoyed it. It was rather calming. Any who after returning back to my family I decided to buy a tea kettle. However I was still using tea bags until last weekend when I was shopping for my sisters wedding with my wife and 4 daughters. The 3 older ones decided we should have a tea party which brought an idea to me "teavana" we went in and the fragrance of the store was invigorating. Needless to say we left with 5 grams of Moroccan Mint. And we have been enjoying it ever since. I think next time I should find something with no caffeine in it. The reason I joined is to gain knowledge on just about everything I need to know about tea. I had no idea there were so many"classifications" (not sure what to call it) ie black, oolong (can't pronounce) etc. I look forward to getting good advice from you tea veterans and I apologize for the dumb questions that I may ask. Thanks for reading. Hope I didn't waste too much of your time.

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Apr 13th, '13, 02:05
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Re: Hello

by Chip » Apr 13th, '13, 02:05

Welcome Darrell, glad you joined us here at TeaChat. There is a vast TeaWorld out there, hope we can help you along your TeaJourney.

I am looking forward to seeing you around the forum! :mrgreen:

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Apr 13th, '13, 02:09
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by Darrell » Apr 13th, '13, 02:09

Thank you Chip. I hope to be around for awhile. From the look of things there is allot of information on this forum. It's going to take some time to skim thru everything.

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Apr 13th, '13, 02:47
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by victoria3 » Apr 13th, '13, 02:47

Welcome Darrell,
The tea world is vast historically so really interesting, plus today you get to taste it's unique character, by region, all over the world. I love that. What tea are you exploring right now?

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Apr 13th, '13, 09:54
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Re: Hello

by Darrell » Apr 13th, '13, 09:54

victoria3 wrote:Welcome Darrell,
The tea world is vast historically so really interesting, plus today you get to taste it's unique character, by region, all over the world. I love that. What tea are you exploring right now?



Thanks. Moroccan Mint Green Tea.

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