Week One: Styles of Manufacture
Week Two: Cultivation & Tea Husbandry
Week Three: The Business of Tea
Week Four: Certifications
Week Five: History: An Empire of Drugs and Deception
Week Six: Tasting Techniques
Week Seven: What is it like to work on a Garden?
Week Eight: Environmental impact
Week Nine: Export Logistics
Week Ten: Now what? Opportunities in the Tea Industry
Final Field Trip!
Understand how tea in India is made
Factors impacting flavor
Ability to taste Indian teas and have more sophisticated palate for discussing flavor notes
Exposure to the ways in which developing a tea business impacts tea garden life
How to grow a business with intention on sustainability for both the environment and dedication to flavory teas
Clarity around how to get tea imported and labeled properly
A deeper understanding of how young the industry is and the history of where India fits in the scheme of tea as a commodity
Please email Amy@janamtea.com for a detailed prospectus.