The Day Job Project from Heck has been woefully behind on every aspect of my life. I’m having a hard time catching up.
So, today you get a post from 2010 on tea. Enjoy.
As most of you probably know, the English drink tea. Tea was introduced in England after 1650. I’m sure that most of us have read a historical in which the phrase “a dish” of tea is used rather than the more familiar “cup” of tea. This site tells us that the first tea cups were Chinese in origin and were shallow saucers, and did not have handles. From the same site: