All around the world, there is a growing interest in specialty teas. Just as wine lovers want to learn more about wine-producing regions of the world, so tea lovers are seeking out similar information. The World of Tea by Jane Pettigrew explores more than 60 tea-producing countries, explaining their history, terroir, variety of cultivars, manufacturing processes, categories of tea made, local tea culture, and rituals, and features detailed maps and beautiful, color photography. Tea experts and enthusiasts convene annually at World Tea Expo in search of the best products in the industry. Jane Pettigrew’s World of Tea garnered the judges’ attention as a well researched and insightful tome for tea lovers which is why the book took the Best Tea Publication award in 2019!