Got a sweet tooth? Meet your new best friend: agave. In ancient civilization, the Aztecs prized this golden syrup as a gift from the gods and used it to cure […]
So what’s South America’s secret to staying energized? Two words: yerba mate. Sweet, toasty, smoky and oh-so smooth, this tasty herb made from dried maté plant leaves is treasured among […]
Ever notice how the same tea can taste a bit different depending on where you steep it? While tea amount, steep time and water temperature all play a big role, […]
Did we mention tea tastes amazing when paired with food? Here are some of our favourite flavourful combinations featuring our very own Japanese teas.
So, there was a little – okay, a lot – of garlic in that tzatziki. Or they forgot to hold the raw onions on your burger. After-lunch dragon breath comes […]
When it comes to living a healthy lifestyle, little decisions can have a big impact. Fortunately, drinking tea is a daily decision you can feel good about. Not sure where […]
The Chanoyu, AKA The Way of Tea, is a timeless tradition and has been central to Japanese culture since the 1400’s. Complete with its own a code of ethics and […]
For some, it’s a ceremony. For others, an art. For us, making the perfect cup of matcha is a relaxing ritual and the perfect way to reset.
Preparing the perfect cup of tea is an art form. But depending on where you are, rituals and techniques will vary. Here, we take a look at tea culture in […]
Everyone loves a good cup of tea. But are we enjoying each cup to its full potential? We spoke with our resident tea expert, Ravi Pillai, to find out how […]