Diane Smith of Positively Connecticut recently visited Bigelow Tea and spent the day with Cindi Bigelow. Diane toured the plant, visited the test kitchen and took part in the quality control “slurp test.”
The Bigelow segment “Tea Time” will be featured March 31st at 6:30 pm on Connecticut Public Television (CPTV).
Please check your local Connecticut cable station for the channel in your specific area.
For me, leafing through a recently-released compendium of teas with many first-flush single-origin varieties is akin to salivating over those luscious photos of vegetables in a seed-seller’s catalogue: Each entry promising something new, summoning a hopeful if guarded belief in Nature and the growing conditions of my garden. What will the … Continue reading