Argentine businesswoman sells exotic tea to celebrities

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A tea maker in Argentina has become famous for her blended teas, served to royal families, Hollywood directors, rock stars and world leaders.

CCTV’s Joel Richards meets with Ines Berton – a mastermind in the tea business

Argentine businesswoman sells exotic tea to celebrities

Argentine businesswoman sells exotic tea to celebrities

Tucked away in one of Buenos Aires trendy neighborhoods is one of Argentina's business success stories. Tealosophy sells boutique teas. The company was set up by Ines Berton, an Argentine entrepreneur whose gift in blending aromas is the secret behind her empire.

Tucked away in one of Buenos Aires trendy neighborhoods is one of Argentina’s business success stories.

Tealosophy sells boutique teas. The company was set up by Ines Berton, an Argentine entrepreneur whose gift in blending aromas is the secret behind her empire.

Berton started out with just $132. Now, she has stores in Buenos Aires, Barcelona and New York. Her talent and creativity in the art of tea has made her a leading expert on the second most consumed beverage in the world.


Female brewers in South Africa fight for brewing equality

Over the years, the art of brewing has become increasingly male dominated – often forcing female brewers to step away from their kettles. But, in South Africa a group of ladies is taking back their beer.

CCTV’s Julie Scheier takes a look.

Female brewers in South Africa fight for brewing equality

Female brewers in South Africa fight for brewing equality

Over the years, the art of brewing has become increasingly male dominated - often forcing female brewers to step away from their kettles. But, in South Africa a group of ladies is taking back their beer.