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Best Tea Gifts for Tea Lovers

By Petra Jones on Nov 16, 2023

If you have a tea lover in your life and you're looking for the perfect gift, look no further. We've curated a list of the best tea gifts that are sure to delight any tea enthusiast.

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Celebrating 150 years of Birchall Tea

By Cameron Millard on Oct 19, 2022

Birchall Tea owes its name to its founder, Birchall Graham, who started growing tea in Darjeeling, India, in 1872, a country that he had become very fond of during his time serving as an officer in the Duke ...

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Everything You Need To Know About Camomile Tea

By Kiara Maher on Aug 05, 2021

What is Chamomile? Chamomile tea gives people who drink it a sense of calm and well being. As a herb, camomile has been used in cosmetics to aromatherapy to beverages, dating back thousands of years, first f...

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Everything You Need To Know About Lemongrass Tea

By Petra Jones on Aug 05, 2021

What is lemongrass? Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus) is a tall, perennial grass in a class of about 55 species of grasses native to the tropical and sub-tropical climates of Asia, Australia and Africa. India...

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Everything You need To Know About Chai Tea

By Kiara Maher on Aug 05, 2021

What is Chai? Chai tea is steeped in a rich history across the world from China to India. The name “chai” is the Hindi word for “tea”, which was derived from “cha”, the Chinese word for “tea”. In this case, ...

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Everything You Need To Know About Peppermint Tea

By Petra Jones on Aug 05, 2021

What is Peppermint? Peppermint (Mentha piperita ) is an aromatic perennial plant that grows to a height of about 3 ft (1 m). It has light purple flowers and green leaves with serrated edges. Peppermint belon...

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Everything You Need To Know About Jasmine Tea

By Petra Jones on Aug 05, 2021

What is Jasmine Tea? During China’s Ming dynasty (1368-1644), jasmine tea started its journey to become the most popular the in the world. The Ming had an obsession with anything floral, and they absolutely ...

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Everything You Need To Know About White Tea

By Kiara Maher on Aug 05, 2021

What is White Tea? Rare, delicate, and delicious, white tea has been compared in flavour to honey, apricots, peaches, and chestnuts. It is subtle and mellow yet still clean and refreshing . White tea is know...

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The History of Tea Around The Globe

By Kiara Maher on Aug 05, 2021

Ancient China: The Birthplace of Tea The history of tea dates to ancient China, 5,000 years ago. According to legend, in 2732 B.C. Emperor Shen Nung discovered tea when leaves fro...

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Everything You Need To Know About Black Tea

By Kiara Maher on Aug 05, 2021

What is Black Tea? Black tea is a highly aged variety of tea and is the most oxidised out of all the other teas like green tea, white tea, and oolong teas. Because of t...

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Everything You need To Know About Earl Grey Tea

By Kiara Maher on Aug 05, 2021

What is Earl Grey Tea ? Earl Grey tea is a flavoured tea and is therefore not its own category of tea. Flavoured teas include any type of tea; green, white, oolong and ...

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Loose Tea Vs. Tea Bags

By Kiara Maher on Aug 04, 2021

If you’re a tea lover or new to the world of tea, you might be wondering which is better- loose leaf tea or the commercial tea bag? Read more about the differences. 

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Everything You Need To Know About Matcha Tea

By Kiara Maher on Aug 03, 2021

What is Matcha Tea?  Matcha is a high-grade green tea leaf ground into powdered form. The green tea powder is whisked into hot water, instead of steeped, to form a frothy drink. ...

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