PG Tips Makes World’s Most Expensive Tea Bag

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Although this was made in 2005 to celebrate PG Tips 75th Birthday, it is still worth a look. Worth over £7500 (or $14,000 at today prices), the tea bag is believed to the world’s most expensive tea bag. The tea bag was hand-made by British jewelry specialist Boodles and contains 280 diamonds. It is filled with regular PG Tips tea. …

Understanding Scottish Tea

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With images like Braveheart, Loch Ness, bagpipes and kilts, Scotland occupies a mythic place in the minds of many. But few realize the importance Scotland played in making tea so popular. Scotland’s relationship with tea started in the early 1600s, when it was formally introduced to the country. Later, many Scots went to India and Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) to …

Calling All Podcasters

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Do you have a podcast? Do you need someone to talk about tea? Then, let us know. We would be happy to do it. We can offer you a gift to give to your customers, such as a PG Tips teapot. Just contact us. Easiest way is to use the contact form on our site.

Teapots Made in the USA

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After doing some searching, we found teapots made in the USA. Shortly, we expect to offer teapots from Hartstone Pottery. Hartstone Pottery offers hand crafted, hand painted stoneware made in the USA. These teapots are 100% made in the USA. Hartstone Pottery is made in Zanesville, Ohio. Each piece is hand-decorated, 1-of-a-king functional art for the home. Each teapot is …

PG Tips Tea: Ethical Tea Pledge

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PG Tips Tea is trying to help improve conditions of workers in tea growing countries. PG Tips wants to make all tea used in PG Tips to sourced from growers that provide workers and their families with good working conditions and benefits. The text below is from Unilever (maker of PG Tips tea). You can find this complete text and …

Tony Blair Laments Modern State of Tea

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Obviously he was not drinking Scottish Blend tea. Information courtesy of the BBC. Listen to audio of Tony Blair’s comments. One of the world most recognizable tea drinkers, former United Kingdom Prime Minister Tony Blair recently commented on the modern state of tea. Although he is often seen with a cup of tea, Blair laments the modern state of tea. …

Nambarrie Tea Lays Off Workers

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In a sign the tough times are touching the tea business, Nambarrie Tea announced it is closing their Belfast, Northern Ireland tea factory later this year.   Up to 43 could be affected in the decision to close the plant, which was made by R Twining and Company, Nambarrie’s parent company. Nambarrie is Northern Ireland’s most popular tea. Read about the …