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2018 Taiwan Tea Journey

May 11-24, 2018 We will once again be traveling for tea, this time to Taiwan to connect with the farmers and producers of our most favorite oolong teas! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Embarking on another tea journey, the owners of Dobrá Tea, a teahouse located at 89 Exchange St., Portland, will head to Taiwan for oolong plucking, production and sourcing of these cherished teas. For most of May owners Ellen Kanner and Ray Marcotte will travel with 10-12 other “Devoteas” from […]

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Press Articles

Check out the recent articles about our tearoom, from both local and national publications.

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Our 5th Anniversary!

  Join us for our 5th Anniversary! Join us as we celebrate Our 5 Year Anniversary! We’ll be celebrating all weekend with THANK YOU offerings and tea tastings! April 1, 2011, in the midst of an April Fool’s blizzard, we opened the tearoom and awakened the senses of tea lovers across Maine. What a journey it’s been – from 151 Middle Street to 89 Exchange Street – and we thank you for your love of tea, healthy food, and support […]

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Two mentions in Maine print magazines this month

Thanks to Downeast Magazine and Portland Monthly for mentioning us in their latest print editions. Downeast Magazine – Time for Tea – Check out these spots that serve tea with style. Portland Monthly We’re very happy to have this recognition!

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Gong Fu ceremony and article in the Press Herald

A lovely article in the Portland Press Herald’s Soup to Nuts column by Meredith Goad about the tearoom!  We are very pleased by this review and the tearoom was a-buzz all day because of it.  Greg Rec, staff photographer, made a video of our tea knowledge expert, Matthew Frayer, performing the Gong Fu tea ceremony:

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