Category Archives: Tea

Helichrysum Flowers Tea Luxury Immortelle Blossom Herbal Tea from Greece

Immortelle Plant

This herbal tea is made from dry Helichrysum Italicum flowers grown in Europe. Helichrysum belogs to the daisy family Asteraceae. It is also often referred to as the curry plant offering similar aromatic nuances to those found in curry tree leaf. It grows on dry, rocky or sandy ground around the Mediterranean and often used […]

White Chrysanthemum Blossom Tea Luxury White Chrysanthemum Flower Tea

White Chrysanthemum Flowers

Whole White Chrysanthemum flowers create a delicate floral infusion. Aromatic profile and tea made with white chrysanthemums include floral notes of peony and camomile together with nuances of dry green herbs. Chrysanthemum flowers belong to the same family as Marigolds, Daisies, Echinacea and other precious herbal plants. The name Chrysanthemum translates from ancient Greek as […]

Green Cardamom Pods Premium Cardamom Spice from Guatemala

Cardamom Spice Market

Green Cardamom is known for its intensely aromatic unique flavour. It is a popular food ingredient in Asia. It is also often used in baking in Europe where it is used in traditional treats. In the Middle East, green cardamom is used as a spice for sweet dishes, as well as traditional flavouring in coffee […]

Plantago Major Tea Plantain Herbal Tea

Plantain

Plantago Major, the broadleaf plantain is a species of flowering plant in the plantain family Plantaginaceae. The plant is native to most of Europe and northern and central Asia. The young, tender leaves can be eaten raw, and the older, stringier leaves can be boiled in stews and eaten. Tea made from plantain leaf offers […]

Heather Flowers Tea Calluna Vulgaris Herbal Tea

Heather

Heather or Calluna Vulgaris is the sole species in the genus Calluna in the flowering plant family Ericaceae. It is found widely in Europe and Asia on acidic soils in open sunny situations and in moderate shade. Heather’s growth in popularity may be due to its many uses as alpine plants from important food source […]

Milk Thistle Tea Luxury Cardo di Maria Herbal Tea

Wild Milk Thistle

Milk Thistle or Silybum Marianum, a member of the plant family Asteraceae featuring red to purple flowers shaped as basal rosette and shiny pale green leaves with white veins. Originally a native of Southern Europe through to Asia, it is now found throughout the world. Practically all parts of Milk Thistle are edible including the […]

Echinacea Purpurea Leaf and Flower Tea Coneflower Herbal Tea

Echinacea Tea

Echinacea is a flowering plant in the daisy family also referred to as coneflower. This flowering plant and its parts have a variety of different uses. Some species are cultivated in gardens for their showy flowers. Echinacea Purpurea is used in traditional medicine. This Mayfair Tea Echinacea herb is grown and harvested in Germany using […]

Chicory Tea Dried Cichorium Intybus Herbal Tea

Chicory

Chicory is a flowering plant of the dandelion family Asteraceae, usually with bright blue flowers, rarely white or pink. Many varieties are cultivated for salad leaves, chicons, or roots, which are baked, ground, and used as a coffee substitute and food additive. A very useful ingredient, inulin, an extract from chicory root, has been used […]

Olive Leaf Tea Sun Dried Olea Europaea Herbal Tea from Spain

Oliver Tea Mayfair Tea

The olive tree has been considered sacred by many ancient cultures including the Greeks and Romans. It was the sacred tree of the goddess Athena and Athens. The olive branch is a sign of peace, when made into a wreath it is a trophy for Olympic athletes. Nothing is ever wasted from the olive tree. […]

Darjeeling Black Tea TGFOP Grade from Bengali Tukdah Estate

Mayfair Tea Darjeeling

Darjeeling tea is made from Camellia Sinensis grown and processed in the Darjeeling Districts in West Bengal, India. This Mayfair Tea Darjeeling leaf comes from the Tukdah Estate known for its high quality first flush Darjeeling.  This premium black tea offers bright flavours of muscatel with nuances of sandalwood and plum. This tea offers moderate […]