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Let’s Talk Tea!

Iced tea is such an iconic summer drink that June 10th has been set aside to celebrate as “National Iced Tea Day!” A little history to get us started… Richard Blechynden, a merchant and tea plantation owner, wasn’t having much luck selling hot tea in the middle of summer at the 1904 World’s Fair in St. Louis, Missouri. He improvised and poured… read more >>