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Make a Tea Elephant a Key Element

in your gift shopping. Each elephant is filled with tea bags of a specific variety, e.g. Earl Grey and High Grown Kenyan Black Tea. All teas are Rainforest Alliance certified, which means that woodlands, natural forests, and wetlands are preserved on the farms. Excellent tea in a unique container that can serve after consuming all […]

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Happy Birthday in the Store

After I (RT) returned from 2 weeks of vacation in the American Southwest, from Las Vegas to national parks at Arches, Canyonlands, Bryce Canyon, and Zion, I had a lot of catching up to do. Lara and the gang did a tremendous job while I was gone, especially because we had 2 big catering orders […]

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Food for your thoughts and stomachs

We now have a lot more food in the store. Ok, maybe not something as nice as in the picture–but not as expensive, either! We now have hot breakfast sandwiches, string cheese, hummus and pretzels, yogurt, lunch sandwiches, and cold cereals. Of course, we still have the great scones and muffins made by Arabian Nights, […]

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Having more or less recovered from China

Why does it take so long for me to recover from a trip to China? Mind you, I’ve been all of twice, both trips this year. Good sleep seems to elude me for a week after coming home. Anyway, this too was a worthwhile trip. My talk to the China Good Agri-Products Association in Beijing, […]

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Nothing Could Be Finer Than Another Trip to China

I have been invited back to China to give a talk on branding agricultural products to the China Good Agri-products Development and Service Association. I leave Oxford tomorrow (Sept. 1), give the talk on Sept. 4 in Beijing to 300 people, including regional CP leaders and ag officials, go by train to Shanghai on Sept. […]

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Local Partners

Love our coffee?  Enjoy a cup of our dark-roasted Sumatran Mandheling after your meal at Quarter Barrel Brewery and Pub.  Or, stop by Main Street Gourmet or the Oxford Farmers Market Uptown and take home a bag of our roasted whole bean coffee.  You can find us all over Oxford.  

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