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Thompsons Punjana Tea Wins More Award

Posted on | April 23, 2015 | No Comments

Thompsons Tea, better known as Punjana Tea continues to rack up the awards. This time, the company is the Northern Ireland Food & Drink Association 2015 Small Company winner.

Dilmah Founder Selected as Business for Peace Award Nominee

Posted on | April 22, 2015 | No Comments

Merrill Fernando, the founder of Dilmah Tea was recently selected as a 2015 Oslo Business for Peace Honoree. This award is part of the Committee of Nobel Laureates in Peace and Economics. The award recognizes those who promote socially responsible and ethical business practices. In 2014, Richard Branson was an honoree. Fernando is the first ever Sri Lankan honoree.

Fernando was born in Sri Lanka in 1930. He was one of an initial group of Sri Lankans to travel to London to learn tea tasting. In 1988, he founded Dilmah Tea, which was the first tea to be grown, picked and packed in Sri Lanka.

Merrill Fernando

Typhoo Extra Strong Tea Now Available in USA

Posted on | April 21, 2015 | No Comments

Typhoo Extra Strong Tea is now available in the US. This is a new variety from Typhoo.

Typhoo Extra Strong Tea
Typhoo Extra Strong is a more robust version of the regular version.  Available in a box of 80 tea bags.  At this time, it is not available as loose tea.

What Do Tea Drinkers Think of PG Tips The Fresh One?

Posted on | April 17, 2015 | No Comments

A while ago, PG Tips launched a series of new tea, one of which was PG Tips The Fresh One.  Recently, The Grocer had customer try PG Tips The Fresh One and here is their thoughts.

What Tea to Bring to Brooke Shield Tea Party

Posted on | April 15, 2015 | No Comments

If you find yourself invited to Brooke Sheild Tea Party and you are asked to bring the tea,  what kind should you bring? Well, bring Earl Grey Tea, its what Brooke serves at tea parties.  Read more about her tea parties at In Style magazine.

Tea is Growing in the Scottish Highlands

Posted on | April 13, 2015 | No Comments

Its a new kind of Scottish Tea.  Tea is growing in the Scottish Highlands.

Williamson New Herbal Teas are Now in the USA

Posted on | April 10, 2015 | No Comments

Williamson Tea has introduced a new line of herbal teas that will be available in the US over the next few days.   Williamson Ginger Grove is a black tea infused with ginger.

Williamson Ginger Grove Tea

Williamson Mint Garden adds fresh mint leaves to their own tea.

Williamson Mint Garden

Williamson Sunshine Lemon infuses their own tea with real lemon and lemon oil.

Williamson Sunshine Lemon

World Exclusive: Melrose’s Tea is All New

Posted on | April 9, 2015 | No Comments

Melrose's Tea
World Exclusive: Melrose’s Tea is back and all new.  The tea has been totally transformed.   The packaging has been redesigned and the new box is quite eye-catching.  But, most importantly, the tea tastes great.   A worthy tea in the Scottish tradition.  We are sure, somewhere, Andrew Melrose would be proud.


Exclusive: Sneak Peak of New Scottish Blend 2400 Tea Bag Box

Posted on | April 1, 2015 | No Comments

Exclusive!  We have managed to obtain a picture of a new 2400 tea bag box of Scottish Blend.  This item is still in development and the makers of Scottish Blend have not made in public yet. But if you are a fan of Scottish Blend, this definitely is for you.

Actually, this is not a real product (April Fools), but a creation of Alan Calderwood of Glasgow, Scotland, who you can follow on Twitter.

More for Mondays By Twinings

Posted on | March 30, 2015 | No Comments

Mondays can be difficult, but more tea helps. We really enjoyed this image from Twinings Tea.

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