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emczes May 10, 2011 08:23 AM

Now that TeaZone is gone, are there any other tea shops in the Somerville, Arlington area, or North of Boston?

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  1. Bob Dobalina RE: emczes May 10, 2011 09:07 AM

    By coincidence, I found this business card in my collection today - www.nottinghall.com

    Have no experience with the product, but the website has a list of tearooms in Mass and the rest of New England...

    http://nottinghall.com/tearooms.htm

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      pamplemouse RE: Bob Dobalina May 10, 2011 10:25 AM

      I buy my tea online from Harney and Sons. It's the best! Although far away, their tea house in Millerton NY is beautiful.

      http://www.harney.com/

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        cambridgedoctpr RE: pamplemouse May 10, 2011 10:28 AM

        i like Upton Tea; they ship within frequently that day; you will have your tea the next day.

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          Allstonian RE: cambridgedoctpr May 10, 2011 10:38 AM

          Another vote for Upton - they have a HUGE selection, good quality teas, and you can order sample sizes to try different varieties. As cambridgedoctpr says, local shipping is super-speedy.

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            okra RE: Allstonian May 10, 2011 10:50 AM

            +1 for Upton Tea

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            Upton Tea Imports
            34 Hayden Rowe St, Hopkinton, MA

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              lipoff RE: okra May 11, 2011 02:23 AM

              +1 again for Upton Tea.

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            enhF94 RE: cambridgedoctpr May 10, 2011 01:22 PM

            I was a TeaZoner, but moved to Upton.

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        taterjane RE: emczes May 10, 2011 04:42 PM

        I buy from Upton, but last summer at the Lexington Farmer's Market, I picked up some Notting Hall tea (Dragonflower blend) and it's one of my favorites.

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