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The French think tea is made by dipping a bag of hay and sweepings in a cup of warm water.

by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Thu Nov 29th, 2012 at 08:42:03 AM EST
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I'm not talking about supermarket teabags, but boutique teas sold in snobby shops, I'm afraid. And actual tea shops.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II
by eurogreen on Thu Nov 29th, 2012 at 09:27:29 AM EST
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I've never found the upmarket tea shops in France had enough turnover for the tea to be fresh enough. But then, I don't live in a gastronomical capital.
by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Thu Nov 29th, 2012 at 11:03:05 AM EST
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What do you mean "not fresh"? We get it straight from Lutetia on ox carts.

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by Number 6 on Thu Nov 29th, 2012 at 11:14:22 AM EST
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by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Thu Nov 29th, 2012 at 11:53:30 AM EST
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We're paying Uderzo a monthly royalty, right?


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by Number 6 on Wed Dec 5th, 2012 at 10:38:34 AM EST
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