David De Candia is the resident guru of all things tea. Use this page to ask all your tea-related questions and David will answer them directly. Don't be shy. Ask away!
As the Tea Buyer-Master Tea Blender for The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf®, David's one of the world's leading tea experts. He joined the company in 1998 as a warehouse manager before his genius for tea made him the man solely responsible for the research, buying, blending and packaging of tea. David's a globe-trotter, searching the world for the finest and best quality teas which he hand selects for use in our signature drinks.