It turns out that the tradition began with our Nordic ancestors, who would end a long, cold winter day with a spiked cider or mulled wine to mellow out before heading home to complete household responsibilities. Apparently Tahoe didn’t get that memo.
Tea is rich in health benefits. It’s lightly caffeinated, uplifting to the mood, heart healthy, and rich in antioxidants, particularly l-theanine. Ellen Tobben brings tea ceremonies to the people through her new business IntentionaliTea.