General Tea

We've compiled a trove of fun information and stories about our favorite subject: tea! Read on to learn more about our favorites, the history of different teas, and more.

Q: What does chai mean?

The word “chai” actually is another word for “tea” in Hindi, derived from the word “cha”, the Chinese word for tea. In the past few decades, chai has evolved and thrived in Western culture. Across the US and UK, chai has made a big splash into cafes and restaurants, with no set recipe, this spice tea beverage is highly versatile and delicious.