Category Archives: Ceylon

TEA REVIEWS: Five teas available at Shibui Tea

Website: Shibui Tea UK / Shibui Tea Canada Twitter: @ShibuiTeaUK / @ShibuiTeaCanada Facebook: Shibui Tea Instagram: shibuitea Blog: Shibui Tea Blog Company location: Edinburgh, Scotland / Montréal, Québec This week I’ve had the pleasure of tasting five teas carried by Shibui Tea. … Continue reading

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TEA NEWS and TEA REVIEWS: Things are moving and shaking at Tea Studio

Website: Tea Studio Twitter: @teastudio Facebook: Tea Studio Company location: London, UK Exciting things are going on at Tea Studio. This month Whittington’s Tea Emporium (WTE) merged with Tea Studio. Founder of WTE, Kyle Whittington, will continue to run his very … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Tea People has new packaging and a new English Breakfast blend

Website: Tea People Twitter: @TeaPeopleLtd Facebook: Tea People Company location: Reading, UK Neeraj and Vishaka Agarwal set up the Tea People as a social enterprise that sends at least 50% of its to two schools in the Darjeeling region. You … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Two 2015 teas available at What-Cha

What-Cha just got these two 2015 teas in, and I feel very honoured to taste these teas just weeks after their picking! First off, I’m going with a Ceylon tea that was harvested on 18 February at the Amba Tea Estate. … Continue reading

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TEA EVENT: Whittington’s Tea Emporium’s tea and cheese tasting

On Wednesday, 3 December, Whittington’s Tea Emporium (WTE) hosted a tea and cheese tasting event at La Cave a Fromage in Notting Hill. The owner of WTE, Kyle Whittington, along with cheese master, Alec from La Cave a Fromage, put … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Tea People – Earl Grey

Tea: A blend of Assam and Ceylon black teas with Italian bergamot and orange blossoms Sample provided by: Tea People Twitter: @TeaPeopleLtd Facebook: Tea People Link to Earl Grey While I grew up drinking lots of iced tea, I ‘cut my … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Tea People – Ceylon Green

Tea: Green tea from the Radella tea estate in Sri Lanka Sample provided by: Tea People Twitter: @TeaPeopleLtd Facebook: Tea People Link to Ceylon Green Dry leaf: – It is an attractive dry leaf with whole, twisted leaves

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