Category Archives: Malawi

TEA REVIEWS: What-Cha – Two Malawi teas from the Satemwa Tea Estate

Today I’m reviewing a black tea and a dark tea from the Satemwa Tea Estate in Malawi that are available for purchase at What-Cha. The black tea consists of full leaves that have been lightly oxidised and hand rolled. The dark tea, … 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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REVIEW: What-Cha – A trio of white teas from Malawi

Teas and origins: Three white teas from the Satemwa Tea Estate, Malawi Twitter: @What_Cha_Tea Facebook: What-Cha Today I’ll be tasting three wildly different looking white teas from the Satemwa Tea Estate available for purchase at What-Cha. Founded in 1923, Satemwa is … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Rare Tea Company – Lost Malawi

Tea and origin: Black tea from the Satemwa Estate on Thyolo Mountain in Malawi Twitter: Rare Tea Company Facebook: Rare Tea Company Link to Lost Malawi There are some wonderful developments going on in the African tea industry right now, … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Rare Tea Company – Royal Air Force Tea

– Tea: Black tea from the Makaibari Estate in India and the Satemwa Estate in Malawi. – Purchased at: Waitrose in Caterham, Surrey (March 2013). – Retail price: £5.00 for 50 gram tin. – Link to RAF tea on Rare … Continue reading

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