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A peek at what's to come...Christmas 2020

A peek at what's to come...Christmas 2020

September 04, 2020

Well, we won't be the first to say we'll be glad to see the back of this year. And even though summer has only just left us and we haven't even heard a BOO from Halloween yet, it won't be long till Christmas! Whatever happens over the next few months, we're here to make sure no one's short of a good cup of tea, or the perfect stocking filler or tea gift.

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Tea 101: The Best Ways to Branch Out on Your Brew

Tea 101: The Best Ways to Branch Out on Your Brew

August 26, 2020

It’s no secret that we Brits love a good cuppa. Indeed, there isn’t much that a nice hot brew can’t solve. Believe it or not though, there’s a whole world of tea out there that goes way beyond your average box of teabags you’ll get in the supermarket. At New English Teas, we have a world renowned selection of fine and delicate flavour teas to suit all tastes, all crafted with the finest ingredients. But what if you don’t know your Darjeeling from your Earl Grey? What’s actually the difference? For those wanting to branch out on the classic cuppa, we’ve put together our Tea 101 just for you, helping you to discover your new favourite.

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The Possible Health Benefits of Green Tea

The Possible Health Benefits of Green Tea

July 24, 2020

Green tea is one of the healthiest drinks on the planet. From preventing cardiovascular disease to lowering diabetes risk to improving brain function, here are 8 fantastic ways green tea benefits your health.

Antioxidant Health

Green tea is loaded with polyphenol antioxidants including a catechin called EGCG. These antioxidants fight against free radicals to prevent cell damage and protect the body against disease as well as reduce inflammation

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History and Evolution of the Tea Caddy

History and Evolution of the Tea Caddy

July 24, 2020

We’re all familiar with the tea caddy as a box or receptacle used to store tea. But how much do you know about its origins? Read on to learn more about the history and evolution of the trusty tea caddy.

Where Does the Caddy Get Its Name?

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Tea Traditions Around the World

Tea Traditions Around the World

July 24, 2020

People from all over the world drink tea in many different ways for different reasons. When it comes to tea, every country has its own unique traditions, preparation methods, and blends. This blog post explores different tea traditions from across the globe and how tea is enjoyed around the world...

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Traditional Black Tea - A quick guide

Traditional Black Tea - A quick guide

July 24, 2020

Black tea is a variety of tea that comes from the Camelia sinensis plant. Other teas, including oolong, green, yellow, and white tea also come from this plant, however, what makes black tea unique is that black tea is the only tea that is completely oxidised.

This means that the molecules in the tea leaf react with oxygen, and this is what gives the leaves a rich, robust, malty taste, and gives black tea its signature full-bodied flavour and smooth aroma.

 

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Corporate Gift Ideas from New English Teas

Corporate Gift Ideas from New English Teas

March 11, 2020

Organising a corporate event or hosting overseas clients? Our tea tins and tea caddies make the perfect corporate gift. Available in a variety of designs and packed with our most popular tea blends, our tea caddies are ideal for customers, staff, clients, colleagues, and suppliers. This is our pick of some of the best corporate gift ideas from New English Teas that will help your business make a lasting impression.

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3 Best Wedding Favour Ideas by New English Teas

3 Best Wedding Favour Ideas by New English Teas

February 28, 2020

Looking for wedding favour ideas? Whether you’re a tea lover or not, tea tins and tea caddies make the perfect wedding favour for all weddings. Here’s our pick of the best wedding favour ideas from New English Teas that your guests will love and will add a memorable touch to your celebrations.

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Gift Ideas for Father’s Day by New English Teas

Gift Ideas for Father’s Day by New English Teas

June 04, 2019

With Father’s Day around the corner, 16th June 2019, we thought it would be fun to run an office poll to see which our Dad’s favourite tea would be!  In our infinite wisdom, we naturally thought Afternoon Tea would be a firm leader, but it turns out that Earl Grey was the top choice – who knew!  

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