Category Archives: Lifestyle

Stovetop Chai: 7 Simple Steps

There’s nothing more cosy than curling up with a warm mug of chai on a chilly evening. Drawing from the traditional Indian custom, chai is an incredible infusion of black tea, spices and milk. The process of concocting this beloved beverage on the stovetop can often feel a little involved, so we’ve listed our easiest […]

Immuni-teas

When the weather cools down, many seek natural remedies to boost their defence against illness. Immunity boosting teas provide an enjoyable preventative measure, containing helpful herbs that serve to support your immune system. Here we list the powerful properties of these herbs and the teas that contain them. Echinacea Benefits Echinacea has long been a […]

Healthy Sparkling Iced Tea

For the fun & flavour of soft drink – minus the processed sugar – we recommend turning a fruit infusion into sparkling iced tea! Our fruit infusions are based on hibiscus petals meaning they are packed full of Vitamin C. To Brew Slowly pour one litre of soda water into your iced tea jug and […]

Amazing Ayurveda

Leave your drugs in the chemist’s pot if you can heal the patient with food. – Hippocrates Here at The Tea Centre we are often quizzed about our Ayurvedic range of spicy tisanes, which include Anti-Stress, Breathe Easy, and Power Mix. Generally, the questions are centred on whether each of these blends really live up to […]

Our Top Teas to Help Beat Bloating

Some well-deserved indulgence during the holiday season may have left you feeling sluggish and bloated. Our teas for digestive health are a simple and delicious way to improve your wellbeing. Detox & Cleanse Organic A favourite with our customers, this tea proves that herbals can be both tasty and effective. With subtle sweetness and a […]

Hygge, Tea and Togetherness

What is ‘hygge’?   There is no perfect English translation for hygge (pronounced “hoo-gah”), but ‘cosiness’, ‘happiness’ and ‘kinship’ come close. Hygge is “the art of creating intimacy” and “taking pleasure from the presence of soothing things”.    With numerous books written about hygge, it was shortlisted for Word of the Year in 2016. It […]

5 Tips For Surviving Summer

With the weather getting warmer, staying cool and hydrated often poses a serious challenge. While tea is commonly enjoyed hot, our range of fresh, fruity iced infusions are the perfect alcohol-free alternative for the summer season.