Helen Gustafson

 

 

Age: 74

 

Summary: author who was the "ambassador of tea", who wrote about tea, promoted it at restaurants and taught the art of afternoon tea, who managed the tea service at Chez Panisse in Berkeley, California, and who wrote several article and books including The Agony of the Leaves: The Ecstasy of My Life with Tea and The Green Tea User's Manual.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: November 25, 1929

 

Died: December 14, 2003

 

Location: Berkeley, California