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Liza
How to make green tea taste great
This is the number one question I get asked at events. How do I make my green tea taste good? Many people want to enjoy green tea for its health benefits, but for some people drinking green tea can be a chore because they don't enjoy the taste. If you...
What is green tea?
We have all seen it, some of us have drunk it, but what is it? There are rumours it can help with everything from weight loss to cancer and heart attacks. The cosmetics industry even put it in everything from cleansers and moisturisers to shampoo. But...
How to cold brew tea. Definitive guide and recipes
First of all, I have to have a quick rant. I have seen these iced tea bags and teas popping up all over. Boy, do I have good news. You can cold brew ANY tea!!!! Japanese, green, fruit, herbal, oolong, chai, black, earl grey…yep. Mango black tea cold-brewed...
A guide to breakfast teas
As our selection of breakfast teas grows we often get asked what the difference is between them all. So we have put together a definitive guide. As always, there is no right or wrong answer when it comes to your cup of tea, one is not inherently better....
Afternoon tea traditions and etiquette
For those that don't know, afternoon tea first rose to popularity in the 1840s thanks to Anna, the seventh Duchess of Bedford and friend of Queen Victoria. Due to the invention of gas lighting, dinner at this time was served fashionably late, often as...