Virtual Tasting Harney & Sons Tea Tasting with Michael Harney '77

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Join Michael Harney '77, Vice President of Harney & Sons Teas, for a virtual tea tasting. He will taste several teas with you and discuss the world of tea. Registrants will receive a complimentary tea package from Harney & Sons if you make a $25 donation to your favorite Cornell or affiliate school activity. The tea package will include: 2 White Vanilla Grapefruit teas in sachets, 2 Japanese Sencha teas in sachets, 2 Pomegranate Oolong teas in sachets, 2 Earl Grey Supreme teas in sachets, and a tin of 5 African Autumn Herbal teas in sachets. Members must register by Wednesday, September 23rd to ensure delivery by the event date. 

Michael Harney graduated from the Cornell's School of Hotel Administration in 1977. His father, John, had graduated earlier and his sister much later on- so a real Cornell tradition! Michael went on to run a hotel for Chuck Feeney. In 1988 he joined his father at Harney & Sons Teas. Since then he has been the Tea Taster for Harney & Sons. In 2008, Penguin Press published his book "Harney & Sons Guide to Teas" which has become a classic. He has spoken at many events, including the Cornell Plantations (as it was called then). He took over this role when John Harney passed away in 2014. Michael continues to travel the world finding great tasting teas. 

2:00pm EDT webinar, gratis. Advance registration requiredMembers must register by Wednesday, September 23rd to ensure delivery by the event date. Registrants will receive the link to view the lecture in the confirmation email.