Did you know that tea dates back as far as 2737 BC ? Or that more than 2.5 millions tons of tea a year is produced around the world. Tea has a rich history, planted in over 40 countries, it has been a commodity, peoples livelihood and part of ancient rituals and traditions for years.
This great infographic from the team over at Sparklette documents the history of tea in one place. From it's early mentions as a good healer to the first ever recorded recipes - this infograph has it all - grab yourself a cuppa and learn more about that lovely drink enjoyed by millions of people everyday.
Chef Pierre Troisgros has died at the age of 92. The legendary chef was one of the pioneers of nouvelle cuisine, and at his Maison Troisgros restaurant in Roanne, France, he was able to change French gastronomy.