It is well known to tea enthusiasts that choosing the right tea-ware is as much important, if not more, as choosing the right tea leaves. Rituals to perfectly blend tea and water have been continuing since ages, which has now become a tradition depending on which country the ritual originated in. Here are a few traditional tea-wares from around the world:
Flavoured Teas have gained much popularity because, it is not only delicious but often has various health benefits. Flavoured Tea is usually made by blending the tea leaves with other ingredients like herbs, spices, and flowers. The added ingredients lend their own flavour to the tea leaves naturally. Amongst the various ingredients, flowers are commonly liked by people because of its pleasant fragrance and natural sweetness. Lets take a look at the various flowers and their benefits when they are blended with tea leaves. Continue Reading
Tea drinking is evidently a way of life in many parts of the world. Hence, it doesn’t come as a surprise that many places across the globe organise tea festivals to celebrate the importance of this beverage in their lives. Tea festivals offer an interactive experience for tea enthusiasts, industry insiders, or even just tea lovers to gather together and discover the various variety of teas available. Lets take a look at some of the famous tea festivals around the world. Continue Reading
The tradition of drinking tea started from the historic period when, an emperor found that a tea leaf in his hot water had added a pleasant flavour to the water. Since then, many varieties of tea came up along with culture-specific traditions of drinking them. Here are a few of the most popular teas from around the world: Continue Reading
A tea party needs no occasion. It can be a simple get-together of two friends over some tea sandwiches and their favourite cuppa, or a large gathering of hundreds of people, on a formal invitation. While smaller groups are easier to host, large gatherings are fun too. With the help of a few more hands, one can easily serve the guests in a royal way. Continue Reading
Summers can be tiring for anybody. Instead of drinking other beverages to cool down, it is always better to go for a healthy drink to boost you up during these stressful times. While consuming caffeinated soft drinks may give you a quick burst of freshness, it takes away more from your health than the amount of good it does to you. In a country, where Ayurveda and herbal lifestyle took inception, what could be a better remedy for your daily stress than a cup of green or herbal tea? Tea that has for ages been working as a mood-boosting drink whenever one is feeling down, a sip of tea and you are ready to go. So here is a list of tea that would mood your mood. Continue Reading
Kombucha, a fermented tea, is made from bacteria, yeast sugar, and tea. Sometimes, fruits or fruity flavours are added to it. The drink has gained popularity because it is believed to have numerous health benefits. Even though the drink has a bitter taste and smells like vinegar, people are vouching for it because apparently the claims of health benefits are true! Continue Reading
Should you torture yourself in this scorching heat with a drink that is hot too? Absolutely, not! We understand the need for coolers in the scorching heat. So, in order to beat the heat of summer, here are some healthy iced tea recipes to refresh you in a delicious way.
A fine summer day can start with you greeting the sweet sunlight sipping on your Earl Grey. Moving on to a late afternoon iced tea with friends, and ending the night with friends, sipping on your favorite cocktails.
So, here we are bringing to you a concoction of your 3 favorite ingredients: tea, ice, and alcohol. Read on to find how you can indulge yourself in some of the finest forms of Iced Tea Cocktail recipes. Continue Reading