Now available in all our stores, Bohemian Blue is The Tea Centre’s own unique take on the popular butterfly pea tea!
It’s the tea on everyone’s lips. Dubbed a ‘superfood’, matcha has found its way into cafes, cakes and even skincare. Here we give you the scoop on this tasty tea. WHAT IS MATCHA? Matcha is a fine-grade powdered Japanese green tea, rich in antioxidants and high in caffeine. It is produced in nearly the same […]
The enchantment of spring is evident in flourishing flower beds; but it’s not just in gardens that blooms are making a colourful statement. More often now are teapots playing host to the grandeur of blossoming teas. Hand woven tea balls that dramatically unfurl to reveal cleverly crafted flower blossoms are not just a marvel […]
Tea drinkers who enjoy dabbling in a bit of casual green thumbery are most likely aware that used tea leaves are a beneficial addition to garden beds. Whether applying used tea directly under your plants as mulch, or throwing them atop your compost, used leaves are an excellent way to supplement the nutritional needs of […]
The cooler weather is the perfect time to enjoy a hot toddy so we’ve brought you this quick and easy recipe to enjoy. Makes 2 cups Ingredients: tea of choice (I think black or herbal teas are best for this, but you can try a green if you prefer.) 1 lemon 2 tablespoons […]
In Upper Assam of north-east India sits the district of Sivasagar where the largest amounts of the best quality black tea in Assam are produced. Where other Indian teas like Darjeelings and Nilgiris flourish in the highlands, Assam teas are grown in low floodplains. Rich clay soils, carried down by the Brahmaputra River from the […]
Our culinary-inclined Indooroopilly manager, Janikka, road tested the following Maccha White Chocolate with Genmaicha recipe, courtesy of Dearna – creator of the blog To Her Core. Needless to say, the results were both stunning and yummy. Photos courtesy of Janikka M Ingredients 120g cacao butter, roughly chopped 2 – 3 Tbsp raw honey 1 tsp […]
Through our association with Tea Promoters India (TPI), an umbrella organisation responsible for supporting and promoting small farmers, we have now extended our existing ‘Small Farmers’ line of teas. In addition to our outstanding Kerala teas from South India, we have now also added teas from Darjeeling, and the Dooars. These teas stem from gardens that […]