North American Tea Championship Awards The Best Quality Hot Teas From The 2013 Spring Harvest

Evaluation Panel 'Cups' the Finest Teas from the North American Market, Declares Winners

Aug 13, 2013, 16:04 ET from World Tea Media

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With categories including Dragonwell, Pan-Fired Green Tea, Matcha and Flavored Fruit Blends, among others, the North American Tea Championship (NATC) named 17 first-place winners during its Hot Tea evaluation for spring 2013. The competition was held July 30 – 31 in Las Vegas, Nev. at the headquarters of World Tea Media, organizer of the event. The Championship (#NATC) is the only independent competition – evaluated by professional cuppers – to distinguish the highest quality and best tasting teas that are commercially available in the North American marketplace. Some of the winning companies will be featured at the upcoming World Tea East (#WorldTeaEast), Oct. 20-22, 2013, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Ga. See

NATC's Spring Tea Class evaluation first place winners include the following (Company, Tea Name and Category):

A complete list of first-, second- and third-place winners of the North American Tea Championship is available at

The next North American Tea Championship will be held in November 2013 for an evaluation of packaged single-service tea. To inquire about entering the competition, e-mail

SOURCE World Tea Media