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Taste Tea with a Master

Taste Tea with a Master

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Your host Stefen Ramirez is a professional tea specialist and traditional tea ceremony practitioner of the Urasenke school with over 15 years of experience in tea research, cultivation, presentation and sourcing. Stefen has appeared in various publications from Time Out, Vogue, Eater, New York Magazine, etc. With his partners, including his wife Shin Won Yoon, he owns and operate the 29B teahouse,…
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What we’ll do

First you arrive at our tea house in the East Village called 29B. You tell us a bit about what you like and your experience with tea. From there we concoct a tasting menu that explores a set of rare, competition grade Asian teas that we believe you will enjoy that correlates to your preferences. While serving the tea we will talk about the culture of where the tea comes from, how it was processed,…

What else you should know

Nothing is needed for the tasting. If can let us know your preferences, allergies or dietary restrictions ahead of time that would be helpful. Because this is tea that is not usually an issue.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Tea Because this is a tea tasting we will provide the tea and ceramics needed.

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Where you'll be

Your tasting takes place at the 29B Teahouse. 29B was built specifically as a tasting room for tea and is a calm, welcoming environment to have this experience. We have all the tea implements for any kind of tea from chawan to iron kettles to custom inductors all used for tea specific preparation. The teahouse itself is located in the East Village on Avenue B between 2nd and 3rd street.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Nothing is needed for the tasting. If can let us know your preferences, allergies or dietary restrictions ahead of time that would be helpful. Because this is tea that is not usually an issue.
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tea tasting
Taste Tea with a Master
12 reviews
$69/person
12 reviews
$69/person