The History of Tea

While tea was at a high level of development in both Japan and China, information concerning this unknown beverage only began to filter back to Europe by Arabs via Venetians in the 10th century.

Great Tea: An endangered species

If I told you there was a shortage of tea in the world wouldn’t you be surprised? Well, most people would be, after all the local supermarket still has plenty of tidy cartons lining the shelves. But sadly, it is true.

The different types of tea

Many types of tea come from the same plant, Camellia Sinensis.  The different types of tea are the result of differences in the tea manufacturing process

The perfect cup of tea

Tea can only be as good as the water that is used to brew it.  The more delicate the tea, the more important the water quality becomes

5 tips for Staying Positive during uncertain times

Developing and maintaining positive energy involves more than merely thinking happy thoughts. It is the anticipation of good (i.e. happiness, health, and success) and it is the belief that all things — situations, obstacles, and difficulties — will work out favorably in the end.

What is the best tea for each time of the day?

It is important to know that the herbs, spices and flowers used for each of our unique blends of teas and herbal infusions have different properties that influence the actions of the body and consequently influence how energised, balanced or calm you will feel after drinking your selected cuppa.

Considering this, it is good to think about how drinking tea can positively support your routines and daily rhythm. This can help you choose the perfect cuppa according to the time of day and how you feel.

Tea up your flasks

“Make sure you’re drinking enough water”
Every parent, teacher, sports coach, and doctor has told us this before, especially during the warmer months.