Susmita Das Gupta, Tea Artist
Susmita Das Gupta is a Tea Artist – a title she has given to herself to communicate what she does – teaching the art of making and drinking fine tea. It is her mission to make Indian specialty tea reach global audience by making tea and tea drinking activity fun and engaging.
As a Tea Artist, Susmita has been conducting tea appreciation and tea tasting workshops for the last 5 years across India. In 2020, she also launched the first Indian Tea Appreciation program which is delivered online to global participants.
In 2021 she introduced “Tea Appreciation” classes with one of the Top Hotel Management Institutes in India to infuse interest in tea at the graduation level and also to create enough Tea sommeliers to meet the growing global needs.