If I were a brick……

If I were a Pu’er tea I would be revered.  I have reached a “certain age” Pu’er tea is fermented over a long period – from 10-50 years in some cases, by which stage it is understandably highly sought after … Continue reading

The perfect Milk Oolong

Patience is a habit

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Reading tea leaves has become a forgotten art.  Why?  Because reading tea bags simply doesn’t have the same je ne sais quoi.  And as sitting down to enjoy a wonderful cup of tea is also becoming lost in the rush … Continue reading


Life, like tea, is as good as the time spent making it.  If life is treated like a teabag (and who would want to share the fate of most teabags) then life is not going to give much back.  Pale … Continue reading


Loose tea leaves, like loose women, need to be treated with respect. They require patience in order to release their true nature and will repay all the time lavished on them by unleashing flavours that get taste buds tingling. Tea … Continue reading


Is there life beyond tea bags?  Does builder’s tea leave you blushing?  Is own brand tea just too pale, darling?  Don’t worry, you are  in just the right place.  Sit back, relax and let us tell you about a wonderful tea. … Continue reading