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August Newsletter

Dear Tea Friends, The summer season is in full swing and we have been having so much fun creating summer iced drinks and doing all things cold! For tea heads, August is defined by holidays and of course Afternoon Tea Week! We have created a tea-inspired Afternoon Tea menu with tea-infused sandwiches, cakes and preserves! To celebrate Afternoon Tea Week, we have created some special offers that may entice you and we hope to celebrate Afternoon Tea Week with as many of [...]

July Newsletter – There is no better time to polish up your iced tea making skills!

Dear tea lovers, The summer season is upon us with the school holidays just around the corner and there is no better time to polish up your iced tea making skills! I love to prepare iced teas for outdoor parties and also for my children because iced teas are really healthy, full of flavour and the perfect accompaniment to any outdoor activity. I often prepare an iced tea in the evening and then decant this into my reusable water bottle [...]

Wellness Iced Tea Workshop & Tasting Event

To celebrate the Summer, Camellia's Tea House has some tips to share with you to get through the hot days. Last Sunday, our team organized the Wellness Iced Tea Workshop & Tasting Event. During a two-hour workshop, we explored the origins of tea,  highlighted basic tea knowledge and learned how to brew them in different methods. The cold-brew tea bases (Beautiful Skin, Turkish Apple, China Gunpowder, English Breakfast) It was a big challenge for the attendees to smell more than 100 types [...]

Afternoon Tea Of The Year Award 2019

We are proud to have been the sponsor of The Afternoon Tea Of The Year 2019. Friday the 15th of June, Camellia’s Tea House have been honoured be the tea sponsor and partner of the Afternoon Tea of the Year awards which took place at the Westminster boating base, in London. For the second occasion of the Afternoon Tea Of the year, 12 hotels from all over the UK were competing to present their signature afternoon teas. Each afternoon tea has been judged on the criteria [...]

Lavender & amazing benefits for Mental Health

Lavender is a miracle tea aromatherapy element. Lavender has been used widely as a mental health assistant. The famous relaxing effects of lavender are real and could even be used medically to treat anxiety, new research suggests. From blooming gardens to aromatherapy oils, herbal infusions, people have long claimed that lavender has calming and relaxing benefits. Lavender Herbal Infusion Linalool, terpene alcohol in the lavender extract, creates calming effects by activating GABAA receptors via olfactory neurons in the nose, unlike benzodiazepines that [...]

Tea Sommelier Course 15th – 17th April 2019

Last month, Camellia’s Tea House proudly held the ITEI Tea Sommelier course in three days from 15th to 17th April 2019. The course was occurred at the Dukes Hotel in central London, with the participants are managers from famous hotels and tea passionate drinker, especially one of our trainers are the manager from the Dukes Hotel in Food and Beverage section, her purpose for the course is to expand her knowledge in tea section. The course is designed to provide [...]

A Guide To The Best Summer Iced Drinks

How have you been enjoying the weather? Here at Camellia's Tea House, we have experimented different flavour combinations and sampled new concoctions and have created a number of truly delicious summer drinks for you guys. Generally, we cold brew the teas that we use for our ice drinks, as we have found that the brew has a sweeter, fuller flavour. Usually, iced drinks contain tonnes of added sugars, so cold brews are a great option for those of us trying to [...]