Tag Archives: loose leaf tea


Tea Bags vs Loose Leaf – What Should I Choose?

When it comes to enjoying tea, one of the first decisions we face is whether to opt for the convenience of tea bags or the tradition of loose leaf tea. Both options offer their own unique advantages, catering to different preferences and lifestyles.


Exploring Pu-Erh’s Rising Popularity

Pu-Erh has steadily gained popularity in recent years amongst western tea lovers, however this traditional tea has existed for over a millennium since its origins in Yunnan, China. Learn more about why Pu-Erh has blown up in popularity recently, and why you might want to give this unique brew a try yourself!

An image of The Tea Centre staff member scooping loose leaf tea by hand using a gold scoop. The tea featured is Genmaicha green tea.

The Tea Centre stores: why we scoop loose leaf tea by hand

Not just any tea shop! This Tea Journal entry is a warm nod to our custom of scooping tea by hand, plus all the little quirks that make visiting a Tea Centre store special.