This is Tea!


Learning about what tea is and how it’s produced is a fascinating journey – one that took me on a mad adventure all over India for 6 months. An overview of tea will be imparted and I’ll break down caffeine myths, flavor notes and brewing tips.

Amy Dubin

Affiliation Janam Indian Tea

Originally from Ohio, I earned a B.A. in Photography and Cinema from Ohio State in 1994 and subsequently moved to NYC to become a video editor. My store, Janam Indian Tea opened in 2005, the first Indian tea shop in the Western hemisphere. Since 2008, I’ve run my business solely online. The Masala Chai is my own secret recipe and my favorite way to enjoy tea.