Calling tea-drinking inhabitants of the USA. - Capital Adventures — LiveJournal
Calling tea-drinking inhabitants of the USA.|
... Americans don't care about tea nearly as much as some other peoples do. So tea is available, but much of it is mediocre at best, and proper utensils are not always readily available. If you want genuinely fine tea and tools, you'll need to hunt for a specialty store.
Sorry. But don't get your flatmate's hopes up.