Illycaffè, family-owned Italian roaster, presented the 1st Annual Ernesto Illy International Coffee Award at the Delegates Dining Room of the United Nations in New York City on 1 November.
Three New York tea companies – Royal Tea New York, Big T NYC and SerendipiTea – won accolades in the North American Tea Championship’s (NATC) 2016 Spring Harvest Hot Tea Class evaluation, held recently in Las Vegas, Nev.
For the past 21 years, Caribou Coffee has supported those impacted by breast cancer in memory of their original Roastmaster, Amy Erickson, who passed away from cancer in 1995.
Tea is not a primary beverage of choice throughout most of Latin America, but consumption is growing and its popularity continues to rise.
Volume sales of tea have declined by 22 percent over the last five years. And it seems the troubled beverage is none other than the Britain’s long-time favorite, the standard cup of black tea. The declines are being offset by increases in green, fruit and herbal tea sales.