Earl Grey Creme Brulee Recipe

Sep 27, 2015, under Food, Library, News, Tea is Fun, Tea Lifestyle, Tea Recipes

The classic Creme Brulee is one of the most popular desserts in Australia. Try this refreshing change with a touch of bergamot from the Earl Grey tea.   INGREDIENTS (serves 2-4) ■ 1 cup Heavy Cream […]

Loose leaf tea vs tea bag

Sep 26, 2015, under Culture

Many say making tea with tea bag is much quicker / easier than loose leaf tea. Is that true.? If you are time poor, which tea should you drink? Firstly what is the difference between […]

Best Tea to Drink in Autumn

Sep 20, 2015, under Ask Pat-the-Herbalist, Is Tea Good For You, Library, Tea Lifestyle

Autumn: spices, harvest, bright then subtle colors, cooler temperatures, transition. Drink warming teas which reflect the colors of the season, and help your body prepare for the darker winter months. Prepare for Winter Wellness with Tea Fall […]

The Truth About Detoxification

Sep 18, 2015, under Articles, Ask Pat-the-Herbalist, Is Tea Good For You, Library, Tea Lifestyle

A wide array of herbs and other compounds are being touted as beneficial for detoxification and weight loss. While there are excellent herbal formulas which do support detoxification, most blends on the market are either ineffective, […]

Top 5 Matcha Recipes We Love Most

Sep 16, 2015, under Drinks, Food, Library, Tea is Fun, Tea Recipes

Matcha is an A-list celebrity among chefs! Matcha is by far the easiest and versatile tea to use in sweet and savoury dishes. This time we are going to show you some of our favourite […]

Let’s Go Matcha Crazy

Sep 16, 2015, under Library, News, Tea is Fun, Tea Lifestyle

Matcha has taken the world by storm! Macdonalds has Matcha soft serve and Starbucks has Matcha Frappe and Latte. Even Jessica Alba and Gwyneth Paltrow are drinking Matcha latte.   The matcha craze continues to grow. […]

Matcha and Japanese tea ceremony

Sep 15, 2015, under Culture

Matcha and the Japanese tea ceremony go hand in hand. Japanese tea ceremony is called Chanoyu, Sado or simply Ocha in Japanese. This choreographic ritual of preparing and serving the Japanese Matcha green tea with absolute precision and […]

15 Detox and Cleansing Herbs from Around the Globe

Sep 14, 2015, under Articles, Ask Pat-the-Herbalist, Is Tea Good For You, Library, Tea Lifestyle, You Asked Us

Herbs have been used to support the body’s innate detoxifying abilities for thousands of years. Let’s take a look at some of the most popular detoxifying herbs and see what they can offer you.   […]

MATCHA BIGKAT: Giant Matcha Kitkat Dupe Recipe

Sep 11, 2015, under Food, Library, News, Tea is Fun, Tea Recipes

Once you have tried it you will want to have more. Matcha kitkats is among unique delights you can find exclusively from Japan. My aunt who went on a Japan tour last year came home with […]

Summer: Cool Off With Tea

Sep 04, 2015, under Articles, Ask Pat-the-Herbalist, Library, Tea Lifestyle

Steamy summer is lively, and free. It’s beach time, vacation time, and playtime! The best teas for summer are exotic, tropical, and cooling.  Floral and fruity blends, chilling mints, and flavored green and black teas. Keep it […]