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THE START OF THE RETURN : Join us at the Bath Tea House 10.7.20

THE START OF THE RETURN : Join us at the Bath Tea House 10.7.20

THE START OF THE RETURN .With a business that is centred around offering a tailored and personal tea service we are taking a slow & considered route to the new normal. Our focus is on ensuring our experience is safe and enjoyable for all. Here is the first tiny step - on our next click & collect date (Friday 10.7.20) in addition to our usual click & collect service we are opening the Bath Tea House to pre booked customers 11-4pm. This will allow us to welcome guests & ensure that all the new systems we have in place are working...

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Meet Illustrator Mariko Aruga!

Meet Illustrator Mariko Aruga!

So many people have asked about our much loved logo over the years - a topic we discussed on last weeks Instagram Live. Head over to our latest video on IGTV where we we share the inspiration behind it & introduce you to our great and talented friend Mariko [IG @mariko.aruga.illustration] who created our logo and also illustrated our book with Pavillion Books 'Tales of the Tea Trade'.As an added bonus Mariko shares one of her illustrations with us in the video - so why not make a cup of tea, grab a pen and follow Mariko as she recreates one of...

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Tales of the Tea Trade : Episode 1 : The Beginning

Tales of the Tea Trade : Episode 1 : The Beginning

This is the first episode of ‘Tales of the Tea Trade’ a series of You Tube videos made to accompany our Saturday Instagram Live sessions. These sessions bring insight from our lives as tea merchants but also invite diverse perspectives from many of the many of the partners we work with around the world. . In this first episode we share how our business started & hear from one of our tea partners, Bhawesh about his life in Darjeeling & the impact of COVID-19 on the region.

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Comins Tea With Purpose : Our New Approach to Partnership

Comins Tea With Purpose : Our New Approach to Partnership

We have been travelling the world sourcing tea for over 10 years now - a journey that has seen us experience first hand many of the challenges that sit behind producing a quality, sustainable cup of tea.  Our Tea Houses & online store are spaces for people to explore the wide range of teas we source and serve and the stories behind them.  Here we have the chance to interact with tea drinkers to and share our story and passion for tea face to face. . . Beyond our Tea Houses people  can enjoy our tea at home by buying online...

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Join us at our partner STORY COFFEE Wandworth Wed 26th February 2020

Join us at our partner STORY COFFEE Wandworth Wed 26th February 2020

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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 have been travelling the world since 2007 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 range of tea bowls, tins & spoons designed by us & handmade by quality British craftspeople.

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