Are You Aware of the Uniqueness of White Tea?

Often characterised as ‘silky’ or ‘sweet’ because of its wonderful mild taste, every tea lover must add white tea to their collection. Drinking a great cup of perfectly brewed tea is one of the noblest pleasures of life.  Black, Tisane, Green, for a tea aficionado, the choices are limitless and vary as per mood, season […]

Read More Published On  June 28, 2019

A Cup of Tea & an Afternoon with Dad

This Father’s Day, gift Dad an afternoon. No luxury watch, no fancy perfume, no branded pen, just a few leisurely hours spent with you over a nice cup of tea. Over the years, life has gotten busier and the family lunches on Sunday have gotten shorter. Mum probably calls around midweek to see what you’ve […]

Read More Published On  June 10, 2019

Recipe Videos: This Wedding Season, Throw a Tea Party

The Indian summer is a time of marriages & mayhem. The sun sizzles and burns with an intensity only matched by the blaze of the Indian wedding fever. It doesn’t matter that you aren’t the one getting married, if you know anyone, friend, cousin, husband’s friend’s cousin, no matter how remotely connected, if you’ve received […]

Read More Published On  May 23, 2019

Some Tea Love for Mum

It’s that time of the year again when you need to start thinking about what you’re going to get mum for Mother’s Day. It’s got to be something sweet and thoughtful, but not a spa voucher, because she still has the one you got her on her birthday last year. So what then? Handbag? She has […]

Read More Published On  May 2, 2019

Wedding Favours in Exotic Flavours

The wedding season is upon us and with it, all its attendant hoopla. If you have a wedding in the family this summer, you’ll have a million things to look into and a hundred decisions to make. For instance, what to give away as wedding favours. These gifts you send out with your wedding invitations […]

Read More Published On  April 18, 2019

Can A Hot Cup of Tea Cool You Down During Summer?

Want to beat the soaring temperatures this summer? Forget cold brewed coffees or a fruit juice, a cup of hot tea is just what you need to beat the heat without unwanted calories. The ritual of drinking a hot beverage on a warm summer day goes back centuries. In fact, offering a cup of hot […]

Read More Published On  April 11, 2019

Tea Is The Best Health Drink Ever. Here’s Why

Black, white, mint or tisane, no matter what kind of tea you prefer, they are packed with flavonoids and have health altering benefits. And that’s probably the reason why black tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world, second only to water. Everyone knows that drinking tea is good for health. But what makes […]

Read More Published On  April 6, 2019

A Tea-Inspired Valentine’s Dinner for Two

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and nothing shows love and affection like cooking a well-thought out meal for your loved ones. While a romantic dinner for two at a fancy restaurant is certainly nice, a homemade dinner, catered to the tastes of your loved one can really up the ante. Setting the Mood While […]

Read More Published On  February 13, 2019

The Story of Oolong Tea – A Tea Steeped in History and Tradition

Oolong tea is a Chinese tea that has cultural significance in China and several other parts of South East Asia. The word ‘oolong’ comes from ‘Oo’ (or wu) meaning black, and ‘long’ meaning dragon, which may refer to the long, dark and curled nature of oolong tea leaves. This poetic name provides a telling picture […]

Read More Published On  February 4, 2019