Author Topic: So how about some Sherpa tea?  (Read 589 times)

Offline Velcro

  • Team IceShanty Addict
  • *
  • Posts: 713
  • Looking for ice
So how about some Sherpa tea?
« on: Dec 29, 2018, 09:17 AM »
So a while back I was reading a book about climbing Mount Everest and some guy mentioned how he just needed some Sherpa tea. I love tea so I had to see what that was about.

It's called butter tea, po cha. It's a tea that is steeped for a long time then churned with yak butter and salt (and has some regional and seasonal differences- yak milk when butter can't be afforded, saltier in winter...)

Your heart would probably explode if you had it every day, but I can see a thermos of this stuff being good for one of those really cold and windy days. I just need to find some yak butter. - About tea, ice fishing and being raised by cats.

If you let a cat help you put line on your tipup... It will take twice as long and wear out your line. But the cat will be entertained.

Offline Duke M

  • Team IceShanty Regular
  • ***
  • Posts: 119
Re: So how about some Sherpa tea?
« Reply #1 on: Dec 29, 2018, 12:52 PM »
My neighbor has at least 30 Yaks, ill tempered buggers with matted long hair and horns. You'd have to shoot one to milk it.


Offline Old Goat

  • Iceshanty Militia
  • Team IceShanty Maniac
  • *
  • Posts: 2,352
Re: So how about some Sherpa tea?
« Reply #2 on: Dec 31, 2018, 03:00 AM »
I got the tent that has been there but not the tea


Follow Iceshanty at Twitter Iceshanty Facebook Page Iceshanty Youtube Channel
Iceshanty | MyFishFinder | MyHuntingForum
Contact | Disclaimer | Privacypolicy | Sponsor
© 1996-
All Rights Reserved.