Category Archives: Whittington’s Tea Emporium

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: Tip Top Tea – Hong Shui Oolong (2013)

Tea: A 40% oxidised oolong from Lugu village, Nantou County, Taiwan Sample provided by: Whittington’s Tea Emporium Twitter: @WTEmporium Facebook: Whittington’s Tea Emporium Link to Hong Shui on Whittington’s Tea Emporium website Dry leaf: – The dry leaf consists of … Continue reading

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TEAWARE REVIEW: ingenuiTEA available at Whittington’s Tea Emporium

Product: A teapot available for purchase at Whittington’s Tea Emporium Twitter: @WTEmporium Link to ingenuiTEA on Whittington’s Tea Emporium website I’ve read in a few places that this style of teapot was designed in Taiwan to make it easier and … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Tip Top Tea – Nilgiri Mountain Frost

Tea: Black tea from the Parkside Estate, The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, India Sample provided by: Whittington’s Tea Emporium Twitter: @WTEmporium Link to Nilgiri Mountain Frost on Whittington’s Tea Emporium website Like my last post where I featured a Nepalese tea for … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Tip Top Tea – Nepal Red Thunder

Tea: A black oolong hybrid tea from Sandakphu Estate in Jasbire Village, Ilam, Nepal Sample provided by: Whittington’s Tea Emporium Twitter: @WTEmporium Link to Nepal Red Thunder on Whittington’s Tea Emporium website This review has three firsts: 1) It will be … Continue reading

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TEAWARE REVIEW: activiTEA available at Whittington’s Tea Emporium

Product: A tea tumbler available for purchase at Whittington’s Tea Emporium Twitter: @WTEmporium Link to activitTEA on Whittington’s Tea Emporium website I’ve been keen to try a glass tea tumbler after a couple colleagues of mine came back from Hong Kong … Continue reading

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GUEST BLOG POST: WTE’s first tea tasting at the noodle house

I recently wrote a guest blog post for Whittington’s Tea Emporium titled ‘WTE’s first tea tasting at the noodle house‘. I would love to hear what you think. You can leave a comment here or tweet me at @teaxplorer.

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