Regions of the World
Drinking tea is a universal phenomenon with millions of people the world over enjoying their tea on a daily basis. In this course students will examine in detail the principle tea growing regions around the globe. They will develop a fundamental understanding of the evolution of tea throughout the world and its influence on culture and world events. In the hands-on component of this course students will taste and evaluate teas that are representative of each region: China, Japan, Sri Lanka, India, Africa and other regions like: Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam, and Bangladesh.