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A Taste for Yak Butter Tea

January 12, 2013


A Taste for Yak Butter Tea by AnneLise Sorensen The bowl is placed gently in my hands. I look down at the thick, yellow liquid and sniff. It smells oily and rancid: yak butter tea. Three Tibetan women with browned, etched faces are sitting, like me, cross-legged on the floor. It’s quiet except for their […]