Refreshing, comforting and calming - this simple brew drunk across the world has many wonderful properties. However you take yours, "A Passion for Tea" will ensure that you get the best from your brew. Hattie Ellis leads you through the many tastes of tea, from delicate Darjeelings to health-giving green teas and Oolong to Chinesse Gun Powder. She explains the finer points of making the perfect cup. There is also information on buying, storing and selecting the best equipment. *Packed with information and fascinating detail about this worldwide favourite, from the Boston Tea Party to Japanese ritual. *Photography by Debi Treloar.