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Samovar and russian tea
« on: February 13, 2017, 08:36:58 AM »
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Would someone recommend me an address (internet preferably) where there are good deals on samovars and Russian tea, please.

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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2017, 10:01:38 AM »
eBay. You can find antique samovars at sensible prices, as well as tea. If you don't mind an electric samovar (essentially an electric kettle in fancy Russian dress), there are things like this.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #2 on: February 13, 2017, 10:23:11 AM »
Acquire samovar and Russian tea in your heart and thousands around you will be saved.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #3 on: February 13, 2017, 10:43:36 AM »
Acquire samovar and Russian tea in your heart and thousands around you will be saved.

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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #4 on: February 13, 2017, 10:46:26 AM »
My friend's wife, from Russia, puts jam in her tea. My friend made the mistake of getting her Smucker's. That did not go over well.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #5 on: February 13, 2017, 11:06:11 AM »
My friend's wife, from Russia, puts jam in her tea. My friend made the mistake of getting her Smucker's. That did not go over well.


I grew up putting Jam in my tea......either citrus ones like kumquat or things like apricot, are best.....
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #6 on: February 13, 2017, 11:07:35 AM »
She seems to like raspberry or strawberry, with seeds. But Smucker's does not cut it.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #7 on: February 13, 2017, 11:15:40 AM »
I think I'll make Tibetan butter tea, found a recipe online.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #8 on: February 13, 2017, 12:24:33 PM »
Tea made with psychedelic shrooms.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #9 on: February 13, 2017, 12:30:05 PM »
I think I'll make Tibetan butter tea, found a recipe online.

Cool, let us know how that works out.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #10 on: February 13, 2017, 12:37:22 PM »
I think you acquire something called a strainer and is where you put the leaves and herbs before boiling water.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #11 on: February 13, 2017, 12:50:24 PM »
Tea made with psychedelic shrooms.

This explains so, so much.
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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #12 on: February 13, 2017, 01:24:38 PM »
Tea made with psychedelic shrooms.

This explains so, so much.


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Re: Samovar and russian tea
« Reply #13 on: February 13, 2017, 06:28:24 PM »
I think I'll make Tibetan butter tea, found a recipe online.

Cool, let us know how that works out.
It's good, but the buttery taste is subtler than I imagined.

Here's the recipe, but I didn't use a blender, I just let the butter dissolve (wow, found a Portuguese word English doesn't have, I'll just use "dissolve" instead) in the hot water and it wasn't retained in the sieve.
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