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Apple Chai Martini | Tea-infused Cocktail for Fall

Hosting a Halloween or Bonfire night party? Treat your guests to a fantastic Autumn Tea Infused Cocktail! The warming spices in Rooibos Chai Tea and the wonderful flavour of fresh apple combine beautifully with Vodka to create this tasty and aromatic Cocktail - Apple Chai Martini Ingredients: 745ml Square One Organic Vodka infused with Rooibos Chai. 45ml Organic apple cider. 15ml Organic agave nectar. 1/4 Organic Gala apple, plus a slice for garnish. We recommend Gala apples because they offer a well-rounded flavour profile with [...]

Hankyu Osaka British Fair 2019

Camellia's Tea House lands in Japan for the Hankyu Osaka British Fair. In October 2019, The Hankyu department store in Osaka’s Umeda neighbourhood will play host to Hankyu Osaka British Fair 2019 with boutique stalls, speeches and performances, which will let Japanese people feel the quaint charm of the U.K. from halfway across the world. Camellia's Tea House is very proud to be invited to the Hankyu Osaka British Fair 2019. Taking place on the ninth floor of Hankyu Department Store, we're showcasing our hand made tea blends as [...]

Wellness Tea To Warm You Up On A Cold Day

Drinking wellness tea to warm you up on a cold day. Autumn may have officially started several weeks ago, however it is not until October that we really we start thinking about the cold weather and forthcoming Winter! The change in seasons brings us much cooler temperatures, more damp days and higher quantities of rain, as well as much darker and shorter days. Hydration has been known as a key to wellness and health in any season, especially in the colder [...]

September Wellness Tea Workshop & Tasting

We get excited about getting others passionate about tea! Come and join a wellness tea workshop & tasting event with Ajit Madan - ITEI Master Tea Sommelier and Founder of Camellia’s Tea House. The event lasts approximately 1.5 hours. Get tickets here: Our Tea Workshop includes: 1. Brief introduction about the brand, essential tea knowledge, brewing methods, application of tea in the F&B industry, health benefits of wellness tea, and cocktails menu (15 mins). 2. Tea tour to experience more than 100 types of [...]

September Newsletter | Wellness Tea Workshop & Tasting is coming back!

Dear Tea Lovers I hope you all had a fabulous summer and were able to enjoy the sunshine and lots iced teas! With Autumn around the corner, we are delighted to announce our Wellness Tea Workshop & Tasting experience. This is a unique opportunity to learn about the incredible health attributes of teas and herbs and we hope to see you at the event! Our certified Tea School is close to announcing its dates for the next Tea Sommelier Tea Program this [...]

Marigold – Medicinal Flower | Element of The Month

MARIGOLD & HEALTH BENEFITS Supports skin healing. Contains natural antiseptic/anti-inflammatory properties. Comprises pre-cursors to the production of antioxidant Vitamin A. Reduces eye infections and protects from UV and oxidative damage. Helps to soothe the mucus membranes of the throat whilst easing the pain. MARIGOLD & THE ART OF TEA Marigold has long been recognised as a medicinal flower, which has been used to address cuts, soars and general skin care. Marigold flowers contain essential oils and a high concentration of flavonoids (secondary plant substances), such as carotene. They act [...]

Afternoon Tea History

What is Afternoon Tea? Afternoon Tea has long been known as a tea-related ritual founded in Britain since the early 1840s, which evolved as a mini meal to stem the hunger and anticipation of an evening meal at 8 pm. Afternoon Tea is always served with some finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, sweet pastries and cakes. Interestingly, scones were not a common feature of Traditional Afternoon Tea, which was only introduced in the twentieth century.  Back to about [...]

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 [...]