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The CHASH Tea blog

This is where you get to help choose what we talk about. We will be regularly posting news from the tea world, but encourage you to let us know if you have a favourite topic Keep popping back - you may find your tea topic covered!
February 1, 2019

Winter Pick-Me-Up

In times of miserable weather, we all need a little pick-me-up. If you’re feeling a bit rubbish reach for the lemon and ginger. ° ° This infusion takes the old favourite and puts a modern spin on things. We start with real lemon pieces and ginger root, but add a […]
January 28, 2019

The Home of Tea ~

° ° Pu’ Er is the home of tea. It is here, in Yunnan Province, China, that tea was invented. The least well-known type of tea takes its name from the town ° ° To make Pu’ Er the leaves are encouraged to ferment underground, or in a cave. This […]
January 27, 2019

The Royal Academy of Art

Since 1768 Burlington House has proudly stood on Piccadilly. One of London’s most recognisable and prestigious addresses, it was founded by King George III as home to The Royal Academy of Art. ° ° A mix of exhibitions, education and debate allows the Academy to promote the enjoyment and appreciation […]
January 20, 2019

Sunday Silliness ~ Special Offer

Over the next couple of weeks we will be offering you the chance to be brave and try some special tea at Half Price ☺️😃 ° ° First chance is this exceptional tea that dates back to the Ming Dynasty! ° ° In Anhui, China is the world famous Huangshan […]
January 20, 2019

The Discovery of Tea

Tea’s discovery ~ Part folklore, part legend. Perhaps part myth… In 2737 BC, China was ruled by Emperor Shen Nung. The Emperor was a trained herbalist and knew to boil water to maintain safety and health. It is said while one day heating his water over a fire, a breeze came […]
January 14, 2019

From Paris with Love

This is why we do what we do. .. “During Christmas, I took my visiting parents to have tea at the Cafe of the National Gallery here in London. Mom is a great amateur of Earl Grey and found it quite exceptional….Which one of your Earl Greys should I purchase […]
January 10, 2019

Matcha – The Trend for 2019?

Already this month we are seeing a Matcha Rush! The health benefits of Matcha are extraordinary. It seems the potent antioxidant and vitamin mix is a winning start to the new year! Evidence from clinical studies show that, while the caffeine can stimulate the mind, the theanine present can reduce […]
January 2, 2019

Happy New Year Tea Friends

Well, another year done and dusted 😲 We’ve drunk thousands of cups (and sold more than a million!) . . An enormous thank you to all who have drunk tea with us. Whether you’ve had just the one cup, or drink CHASH every day, we love you all! 😍🍵😍🍵 . […]