I adore tea. I’ve never drank wine but tea is my closest relation to enjoying the variations and smells and subtle flavors of a drink. Tea became a daily drink in China around 300AD The word “tea” was derived from ancient Chinese dialects. Such words as “Tchai,” “”Cha,” and “Tay” were used to describe the tea leaf as well as [...]
Start with trimming the top off - those pinchy tips. Immerse and rinse in lemon water in a bowl. The lemon helps prevent browning. Finely chop the stems as they are to be used in the stuffing, remember they are part of the heart and are YUMMY! Stems Stuff with Italian Seasoned breadcrumbs (Progresso are my favorite but you can [...]
Here are some HDR pictures I took on my Canon 5D mark2 while in Italy. HDR stands for High Dynamic Range and these are created with 3 separate exposures being made and then they were merged together and adjusted in Photoshop for maximum detail.