Category Archives: Green tea

TEA REVIEWS: Jollybrew – The Guv’nor & Delicate Darjeeling

Website: Jollybrew Twitter: @jollybrew Facebook: Jollybrew Instagram: jolly_brew Blog: Jollybrew Blog Company location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK Jollybrew is a UK-based online tea shop. It sells a large range of loose leaf teas, herbal and fruit infusions, tea bags and … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEWS: Three green teas available at TeaFromVietnam

Website: TeaFromVietnam Twitter: @TeaFromVietnam Facebook: Tea From Vietnam Instagram: teafromvietnam Blog: TeaFromVietnam Company location: Thai Nguyen, Vietnam TeaFromVietnam is a family-owned business in Thai Nguyen. The Vu family started growing tea in Thai Nguyen after World War I, and it … Continue reading

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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 REVIEWS: Four teas available at Valley of Tea

Website: Valley of Tea Twitter: @ValleyofTea Facebook: Valleyoftea Company location: Bruges, Belgium This is the first time I’ve had an opportunity to review teas from a Belgium-based company. Valley of Tea is an online teashop that carries a variety of black, … 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: New teas at Grey’s Teas

Website: Grey’s Teas Twitter: @greysteas Facebook: Grey’s Teas Company location: Warwick, UK Started in 2000 by Richard Grey, a descendant of Earl Grey, Grey’s Teas carries over one hundred teas. Today, I’m reviewing five of their newest teas – three green … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEW: Baraka Teas – Indonesian Pearls and Malawi Green

Yesterday I had the pleasure of meeting Anna Petts, co-founder of Baraka Teas. Started in 2014, Baraka Teas is a London-based online tea shop that sources and sells handmade single estate teas grown without pesticides and by sustainable farming methods. Baraka … Continue reading

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