It seems about the right time to mention Christmas!
Hello! Hope you are all doing well out there - wherever you are in the world. Lets start with a thank you! Thank you for all your support and friendship in this most extraordinary 2020 - you, our wider Comins family, are all hugely appreciated!
Many of you have been calling us or calling in to ask about Tea Gifts so we thought we would put together some suggestions in this festive blog. So whether you are looking to surprise a tea-lover with a gift they love this tea season or you are the tea-fanatic looking to share some ideas for yourself with loved ones in this festive guide we offer you some of our best-selling and also most unusual unique gifts. There is plenty more on-line and in the Tea Houses [opening hours are below and also here] so please do take a look. And as always please give us a call or send an email if we can be of any more assistance!
We wish you a happy and healthy festive season. Rob & Michelle xx
|TEAS TO INDULGE IN|
Its definitely the time of year for a little tea-indulgence!!
Michelle's top recommendation is Puer - for something light and fruity try Mr Nans Sheng & for a richer cup head to the imperial puer - for a beautiful gift we love this puer gift set. For Rob it's all about oolong - Charcoal baked Dong Ding or the exquisite tones of oriental beauty - the choice is yours
NEW AT THE TEA HOUSE & ONLINE
Beautifully hand-crafted Yunomi from Dorset based potter Yo Thom have just arrived at the Tea House. Always hugely popular and in limited stock - we have three beautiful designs
BEST-SELLING TEA GIFT SETS
No need to leave the country to travel the world [which is lucky right now!] you can do it from the comfort of your own home through this selection of our carefully sourced teas
Enjoy a smooth and flavourful journey into the world of tea with these selections of high quality teas from around the world black, green, oolong& white all teas beautifully packaged and include a information card on the teas included in the box
Cold days see many of us reaching for delicious bowls of steaming Matcha and this set has all you need to get started along with a handy 'How to Matcha' guide!
Based on the popular 'Monday Tea & Meditation sessions' held during lockdown Michelle & Camille will start the next programme on the 18.1.21. Give the gift of time-out this Christmas!
New dates through to the new year are now online so if you now someone who loves tea and wants to learn more then why not treat them to an online Tea School session with Rob
|ITEMS TO ADD A LITTLE COLOUR TO YOUR TEATIME|
With winter upon on we certainly need to be taking tea with us wherever we go! These beautiful tea-flasks are perfect for a joyful tea moment in the great outdoors!
The ultimate all round teapot - brightly coloured and perfect for all tea types - cared for well these cast iron pots will last a lifetime & brighten up any tea-time
|UNUSUAL & ONE OFF PIECES|
Wonderfully unique these teapots from Seong-Ilwill be warmly welcomed by any serious tea-drinkers and make any tea-time special
From the studio of Mr Fan a small range of these simple but stunning serving jugs the perfect companion to any gong-fu tea session
A must for any serious tea drinker a gorgeous hand made Yixing tea pet to keep you company during long winter tea sessions. These are all one offs from the studio of Mr Fan!
|IF YOU JUST NEED A LITTLE TREAT|
We have lots of delicious treats available for you to browse and order online in our Larder section.
One of the most popular items this winter has been our tea time treat box perfect for trying out some of our larder items with a cup of our very popular Sencha Karigane & Himalayan Hand Rolled tea. Go on treat yourself!