2017 Black Friday Sales

Makaibari Bai Mu Dan from Tea People

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Tea Where to Buy: Tea People Tea Description: This  fine White Darjeeling tea is from the organically certified Makaibari tea estate located in the town of Kurseong.  In the local language ‘Kurseong’ means the land of the white orchid.  This tea is made from the delicate unopened leaves and yields the palest liquor with a light chestnut flavour.   Learn more about the white teas that are offered here.  This particular variety does not look to be on the website any longer. Taster’s Review:   Makaibari Bai Mu Dan from Tea People is my first voyage into Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Makaibari First Flush Vintage – Single Estate Black Tea from Tea People

Tea Type: Black Tea Where to Buy: Tea People Product Description: I was unable to locate this specific tea on their website so instead of adding the product description here I thought I would write a little bit about the company and their Single Estate offerings. Tea People was founded by Neeraj and Vishaka, a husband wife duo along with their Scottish friend Gillian. Neeraj and Vishaka hail from the beautiful tea growing region of Darjeeling in India and have been living in the UK since 2005. In 2009 they came across a school in their hometown of Darjeeling that was Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Makaibari First Flush Vintage Black Tea from Tea People

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black (Darjeeling) Where to Buy:  Tea People Tea Description: In Darjeeling, winter is the time for all tea plants to rest. Come spring, little leaf buds begin to appear and open amidst a flurry of activity. From these leaves is created a delicate tea meant for super connoisseurs of tea by the well known organically certified Makaibari tea estate located in the foothills of the Himalayas where the tea is grown at an altitude of around 4500ft. The light liquor has the characteristic Darjeeling floral bouquet along with an incredible depth and complexity. Fantastic for afternoons Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Spicy Apple Tisane from Tea People

Tisane Information: Leaf Type:  Fruit & Herbal Tisane Where to Buy:  Tea People Tisane Description: They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away. May we add our own to that ‘an appy a day keeps you happy all day’. The tea is made with  luxury dried apple spiced with natural dried ginger, cardamom, pepper and cloves and sweetened with cinnamon and stevia. Add to that beautiful dried petals of cornflower and you have the tea of your dreams! A perfect drink for cold days to spice up your day, it also tastes  heavenly as iced tea on a Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Makaibari Darjoolong Tea from Tea People

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong (Darjeeling) Where to Buy:  Tea People Tea Description: A superb creation of Makaibari, this bio-dynamically grown tea walks the world between green and black. The amber liquor produced is not like any other oolong ever made. Naturally sweet tasting and with characteristic flowery undertones it also exhibits lemony, vegetal and earthy qualities. It is perfect for any time of the day and is highly recommended by our tasters at Tea People. Makaibari tea estate is one of the first organically certified tea gardens of Darjeeling. It is located in the foothills of the Himalayas in Read More