Signed Copies of The 4-Hour Chef Available Only At Samovar Tea Lounge

By Jesse Jacobs

Friend of Samovar, and best selling author of The 4-Hour Work Week and The 4-Hour Body,Tim Ferriss has completed his most recent work The 4-Hour Chef.

We are delighted to be the exclusive place to buy The 4-Hour Chef in San Francisco. Not only are the only place where you can pick up a copy, when you do, you’ll get a signed copy of the book.

We got an advance look at The 4-Hour Chef, where founder Jesse Jacobs makes a few notable appearances, and we love what we saw.

Tea Starter Kit

To help you start–or restock–your tea kitchen, we’re launching our own Tea Starter Kit.

We’ve prepared a limited set of just 300 Tea Starter Kits. Each Tea Starter Kit is packed with more than $260 worth of tea and tea ware, but we’re offering it in our online store at 52% off, for just $129. You can learn more about this kit and order at


Where to buy The 4-Hour Chef in San Francisco

Books are now available, in limited quantities! Pick up your copy at one of our three locations:

Samovar Tea Lounge Downtown at Yerba Buena Gardens:

730 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 227-9400, call for reservations.

Open Sun-Wed: 10am – 8pm, Thur-Sat: 10am – 9pm

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Samovar Tea Lounge, Mission-Castro Neighborhood:

498 Sanchez Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 626-4700, call for reservations

Open every day 10am-10pm

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Samovar Tea Lounge, Hayes Valley Neighborhood:

297 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 861-0303, call for reservations

Open every day 10am-10pm

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How to Make Masala Chai

By Jesse Jacobs
Chai simply means “tea” in Hindi, and masala chai means “spiced tea”. Popular in India, where street vendors are kept busy serving up cups of masala chai all day long, this 5,000+ year old drink originated as an Ayurvedic tonic. Ginger to remove toxins, cinnamon to aid digestion, cardamom to improve circulation, and much more.…

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