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Comins Tea House : Great British Teaware

Comins Tea House : Great British Teaware

On the 31st August Comins Tea House will be at the Great British Family Fayre where we will be holding a workshop showcasing our unique British Teaware.  The British Family Fayre is a free family day out organised by a normal British family who want to prove that our nation still leads the world in manufacture, farming & production. Ahead of this we wanted to share a little more about the inspiration behind our range of British Teaware :- _____________________________________________________________________________________________ The Story Behind our British Teaware We all have them.  The lonely packet of loose leaf tea pushed to the back...

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A customer review of Comins tea House

A customer review of Comins tea House

Our Tea House has been open just over a month now and it's been great to share tea with so many new customers.  We wanted to write a little about it - but then we thought - it's not really about what we think - it is about how the space & the experience feel to our customers.  So, over the next few months we will be asking a few of our lovely customers to share their views. We met Chris in the opening week of the Tea House & he has kindly agreed to share his tea adventure (so...

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Comins Tea House & Friends on the Blog & Buy Sale Wish List

Comins Tea House & Friends on the Blog & Buy Sale Wish List

A few weeks ago our tea bowls, tea tins & tea napkins were picked for the Blog & Buy Sale #springwishlist.  The wish list http://stall.blogandbuysale.com is a curated list of the very best products available online.  The aim of the list is to pull together the ultimate list of creative products sold by independent artists and designers.  As you know we are great advocates of British design & this list just goes to show what a fantastic array of talent there is in the UK & beyond! We wanted to pick a few of our favourite items - so here goes....

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New teahouse and twins!

New teahouse and twins!

We may have seemed quiet for a while but behind the scenes it has been all go at Comins Tea House. Our beautiful twin daughters arrived in August and since then we have been working every day to renovate our Georgian home and bring the previously redundant shop side back to life as our new teahouse. We cant wait to reveal the interior which has been created working with local craftspeople and where possible local materials - a real celebration of the best of British. Over the next few weeks you will see a transformation in our website and blog...

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Tea Tales - Uji, Japan

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Tea Tales - Uji, Japan

My journey started with a two-train trip out into the beautiful Japanese countryside. After the crowded hubbub of Osaka this was a welcome relief and gave a very different view of life in Japan. I left the train and met up with my wonderful host for the day, and we were soon on the way to her office deep in tea country. From the brief car journey her passion for Japanese tea was clear. On arrival, I was quickly made to feel at home. ‘Do you want to taste some tea?’ was one of the first questions to be asked....

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Buy Fine Tea

At Comins we aim to make it simple for you to find and enjoy fine single estate teas. Rob & Michelle travel the world meeting and building relationships with dedicated growers to bring you a range of loose leaf teas that offer an excellent balance of quality and value. We also offer a hand-picked selection of teaware including our our exclusive British made tea bowls, tins and spoons designed by us and handmade by quality British craftspeople. Our range of tea gift sets and vouchers are perfect for that special present or just as a treat for yourself.

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