Green Tea Production Infographic

Green Tea Production Infographic

Did you know that tea is one of the oldest beverage in the world? Its consumption is part of many cultures and the custom of drinking tea has a long history. This aromatic beverage comes from Asia and before it became popular in everyday use it was used as a medicinal...
Indian Tea History

Indian Tea History

India contends with China for the title of world’s largest producer of tea. There are more than 100,000 tea estates employing millions of tea workers across India. Tea is so ingrained in the fabric of India’s culture that 70% of the tons of tea produced is consumed by...
Part 2: Preparing Matcha

Part 2: Preparing Matcha

Traditional and Modern Techniques Matcha is the pinnacle of elegance and invitation in the form of tea. It offers up a luxuriant and smooth feel on the palate with a refreshing natural taste that leaves behind a deep, lingering finish. How to prepare matcha You will...
Part 1: What is Matcha?

Part 1: What is Matcha?

Contrary to the popular belief that matcha derives from Japan, matcha originally emerged in China during the Tang Dynasty (618 – 907) when tea leaves were steamed and formed into tea bricks for storage and trade. From these bricks, tea was prepared by roasting...

OuHuis Rooibos Tea Reviews

We were gifted with a wonderful box full of OuHuis Rooibos teas that we spent most of February reviewing on Instagram. These teas really are wonderful, we particularly enjoyed their Sage, Lemongrass and Espresso teas – for different reasons. Without further a...