Tea Sipper Podcast #5: Amy Lawrence

Tea Sipper Podcast #5: Amy Lawrence

  Amy Lawrence An inspired career change brought Amy Lawrence into her first tea business, Afternoon To Remember, an award-winning tearoom in Newcastle, California. Known for her warm hospitality and memorable teatime menus, hers was frequently voted the...
Tea Sipper Podcast #4 – Dan Robertson

Tea Sipper Podcast #4 – Dan Robertson

Dan Robertson One of the most respected tea authorities around the world, Dan Robertson is frequently asked to judge professional tea competitions in tea producing countries like China, India and Sri Lanka. In addition to his 20+ years in the industry, this gives him...
Tea Sipper Podcast #3:  Faith Ann Bailes

Tea Sipper Podcast #3: Faith Ann Bailes

Faith Ann Bailes In the late 1990s when tea awareness in the U.S. didn’t reach much beyond big brands on grocery store shelves, Faith Ann Bailes had a vision of how tea shops and tearooms offering specialty teas could thrive. And she quickly realized that...
Tea Sipper Podcast #2 – Michael Fritts

Tea Sipper Podcast #2 – Michael Fritts

In 2018, the Camp Fire, the largest and most destructive fire in California history destroyed Mike Fritts’ home and most of Golden Feather Tea Farm. He is currently planning to rebuild and continue to grow award-winning tea. (More about the fire.)   This podcast...
Tea Sipper Podcast #1: Babette Donaldson

Tea Sipper Podcast #1: Babette Donaldson

Launching the International Tea Sippers Society with her first weekly podcast, founder, Babette Donaldson, welcomes members with her own story of how tea became more than a beverage. Now a lifestyle and a career, she answers the three questions that will be asked of...