We regularly examine the world of tea and take a closer look at the history and customs surrounding the drink, culture and manafacture of tea.
Bringing Ham Yard Hotel’s renowned Afternoon Tea into the home.
Black Tea is one of four main types of tea and accounts for over 90% of all tea sold in the west.
There are five basic varieties of tea: white, green, oolong, black, and pu-erh.
As with so many important discoveries, tea was discovered by accident over 5,000 years ago.
White tea comes from the buds and baby leaves of the Camellia Sinensis plant.
Here at Afternoon Tea Online, we are frequently asked questions about Afternoon Tea Etiquette.
Anna Maria Russell, Duchess of Bedford, is the lady we should all be very grateful to.
There is nothing more British than sitting and relaxing whilst drinking your favourite cup of Tea.