Cardullo’s Harvard Square Review

Cardullo’s Gourmet Shoppe – Harvard Square, Cambridge Harvard Square can be called a lot of things – yuppie central, foodie paradise, hipster collective. One thing you might not expect, though is that it’s also Boston’s tea mecca. As I’ve found over my short two years as Boston transplant, Harvard Square is home to more cafe’s […]


Thinking Cup Boston – Review

I have to admit – although my love of tea is historic and maybe a little over-the-top, I hadn’t really gotten around to thinking of coffee as more than just fuel to keep me functional during the work day. This was especially true during my time working in New York – in order to survive […]


Tea-Stop – Spices & Tease, Grand Central Market, New York

Spices and Tease Working in Midtown so close to tourist traps like Times Square and Grand Central Station can be both a blessing and a curse. Some pros include great scenery, Bryant Park in the summer, and great food everywhere. Cons include tourists, traffic, crowds, prices, and did I mention tourists? Grand Central Station is […]

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Tea-Stop – David’s Tea, Downtown Boston

David’s Tea Boston Review I’m gonna start this out with a major warning – J’ai un problème. I have a total hard-on for David’s Tea. I’m not even ashamed to admit that this place gives me funny feelings, and I’m 90% sure some of the workers are considering a restraining order.  Ahem. So now that […]


Tea-Stop – Harney & Sons, SoHo, New York

“You don’t know what ya got ’til it’s gone”, they say. Or, in my case, ’til I’m gone. Some backstory. Having been raised in the satanic headquarters commonly referred to as Central Jersey, like many of my fist-pumping brethren, my future was ultimately determined to end up at the beacon of hope known as New […]