Yoga Journal Reports on Samovar Hayes Valley

Tea Party
Friday, March 6, 2009

logoMeditators at the San Francisco Zen Center now have a place to socialize after they sit. A new Samovar Tea Lounge has opened up in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley (now affectionately dubbed “Hayes Valley”) with a full array of artisan teas to satisfy any spiritual practitioner. The YJ Staff Favorite? Ocean of Wisdom, which is a Samovar blend created for the Dalai Lama himself.

If you’re not local to the SF Bay Area, you can recreate the post-meditation tea tradition at home by ordering from Samovar’s online store.

Media Contact:
Jesse Cutler, Samovar: (415) 655-3431 / [email protected]

Where Magazine Sips Some Tea at Samovar Tea Lounge

Sure, you're used to swirling, sipping and savoring wine, but now it's time to appreciate a libation of a different kind- tea. Samovar Tea Lounge, in three locations throughout the city, encourages socialization, relaxation and inner peace while enjoying a selection of more than 50 tea types from all over the world (organic and fair trade certified, of course).

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