Tag Archives: spices

A Cup of Christmas Cheer

  Finding its origins in Medieval Germany, Christmas tea was first made by village farmers who blended ale with mulling spices in the hope of inspiring a fruitful harvest the following year.   When this tradition arrived in England, townsfolk would walk door-to-door singing and  offering a wassail bowl of this spiced beverage to their […]

Ayurveda Teas

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 […]