SF Weekly’s SFoodie pays a visit to Samovar Hayes Valley for a tea tasting. Get the scoop on the author, Janine’s experience at Samovar’s latest tea spot.
As the St Patrick’s Day season approaches, celebrate with a tea in keeping with the theme and color of the holiday season.
Meditators 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: