Russian Tea Culture

By |2016-12-11T23:14:09+00:00December 11th, 2016|Categories: Christmas & New Year, Cookies/Sweets, Gifts and Souvenirs, Holidays|Tags: , , |

Many think of vodka as the quintessential Russian drink, but it’s actually hot tea that defines Russian culture. In fact, Russians are obsessed with tea. As a nation, they drink a whopping 180,000 tons of tea per year. For many Russians tea is more than just a drink, it’s a lifestyle. And unlike other cultures [...]