We are now open earlier from 10am-11pm Monday- Friday.
Stop in for some great new springtime teas like Bilberry, Milk Oolong or grab a Matcha to go.
Physical Graffitea Profiled in World Tea News Magazine
Friday, April 20th, 2012
The portraits of The Beatles, done by local artist David Greene, are surrounded by brightly colored teapots and face a wall stacked with shiny tea canisters. Though the name of the shop and the décor may seem a little odd, the references fit the location’s rock & roll past. The building that houses this shop was featured on the cover of English rock legend Led Zeppelin’s Physical Graffiti album, and The Rolling Stones filmed Keith Richards and Mick Jager in the music video “Walking With a Friend” on the stoop outside.
Green Tea’s potential to fight cancer and heart disease — has been more than intriguing, as have limited studies about green tea’s role in lowering cholesterol, burning fat, preventing diabetes and stroke, and staving off dementia.
The few large-scale human studies that have focused on green tea’s impact on heart disease and cancer are promising, but many of those were conducted in the East, where green tea is a dietary mainstay. The outcomes are likely influenced by other lifestyle factors such as high consumption of fish and soy protein, says cardiologist Nieca Goldberg, MD, a spokeswoman for the American Heart Association and medical director of the New York University Women’s Heart Center. dr oz
Try Our New Dragon Well Tea
Saturday, December 3rd, 2011
Also known as Long Jing or Lung Ching tea, the Dragonwell tea is the most renowned of Chinese green tea. Many studies have found that it contains a very high level of the antioxidant catechins.