Monthly Archives: July 2015

TEA BOOK REVIEW: Linda Gaylard’s The Tea Book

Gaylard, L. (2015) The Tea Book. 1st Ed. London: Dorling Kindersley Limited. Price: £14.99 Linda Gaylard, who runs the website The Tea Stylist and is a certified tea sommelier and a widely-published author on tea-related topics, has recently written The … Continue reading

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TEA INTERVIEW: Richard Grey of Grey’s Teas discusses the benefits of loose leaf teas

On the blog today, founder of Grey’s Teas, Richard Grey, discusses the benefits of loose leaf teas: why they taste better, how to prepare them and how they give tea drinkers more choice. Grey’s Teas is an online tea vendor based in Warwickshire, … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Two 2015 Darjeelings at PekoeTea

Website: PekoeTea Twitter: @PekoeTea Facebook: PekoeTea Instagram: pekoetea_edinburgh Company location: Edinburgh, Scotland Some wonderful 2015 first flush Darjeeling teas have arrived at PekoeTea that are definitely worth trying. Today I’m reviewing two of these teas. These teas cup out vastly different … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS – New Yunnan teas at What-Cha

Website: What-Cha Twitter: @What_Cha_Tea Facebook: What-Cha Company location: London, UK What-Cha recently got in a slew of Yunnan black teas, much to my delight. Today I’m reviewing six of the Yunnans What-Cha is stocking. The dry leaf of these teas are … Continue reading

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TEA INTERVIEW: Alex Holland, founder of Brew, a pub for tea

Last year I interviewed Alex Holland about his Tea and Alcohol tea cocktail pop- up and loose-leaf tea company The Real Tea People. A few months later Alex has returned with a new company name – Albion Tea and Brew, … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Two black teas available at Pekoetea

Website: PekoeTea Twitter: @PekoeTea Facebook: PekoeTea Instagram: pekoetea_edinburgh Company location: Edinburgh, Scotland Today I’m reviewing two Indian teas available for purchase at PekoeTea. One tea is a real go-to morning tea that is full-bodied and sure to wake you up. … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEW: White 2 Tea – Big Tree Red

Website: White 2 Tea Blog: White 2 Tea Twitter: @TwoDogTeaBlog Facebook: White2Tea Instagram: white2tea Company location: Beijing, China While White 2 Tea was set up by ‘passionate puer devotees’, they also sell some brilliant black and oolong teas. Today I’m reviewing … Continue reading

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