The Importance of Pairing Tea with Food

The Importance of Pairing Tea with Food It’s just as important to pair the right tea with your food as to pick the right wine with your dinner. Choosing the optimal tea can transform a simple meal into a memorable dining experience. Although there are several types and flavors to choose from in the world […]

Find Out What Makes Kenya Tea Superior

Find Out What Makes Kenya Tea Superior If you drink tea, surely you’ve heard of Kenyan tea. You might wonder what’s all the hype is about. The popularity of Kenyan tea is not just about the taste. There is more to this tea than just something to drink. Here’s the lowdown on Kenyan tea. Kenyan […]

Why Use A Ceramic Teapot For Tea

Why Use A Ceramic Teapot For Tea When deciding on a teapot for tea, it’s not a matter of which teapot is best, it’s a matter of which type of teapot is most suitable for you. Every teapot possesses unique features and has serious advantages over other types. There is one type of teapot that […]

The Basket-Style Infuser For a Full-Bodied Taste

The Basket-Style Infuser For a Full-Bodied Taste A tea infuser is great for bringing out the flavor in loose leaf tea leaves. With it, you can make your own cup of full-bodied tea – just the way you like it. And all without too much work — all you have to do is insert the […]

5 Reasons Why Loose Leaf Tea Is Better Than Bagged Tea

5 Reasons Why Loose Leaf Tea Is Better Than Bagged Tea Have you ever wondered why people take the time to prepare loose leaf tea? Why go through the ritual when there are tea bags that can cut down the time it takes to enjoy it? But the fact is, loose leaf preparation has many […]

3 Powerful Cancer-Fighting Teas

3 Powerful Cancer-Fighting Teas Tea has been widely used throughout history as a treatment for a vast number of health conditions. Studies have shown that drinking tea lowers your risk of developing diseases. And there is no disease more worrying that cancer. There are three powerful teas that have been shown to kill cancer cells […]

6 Reasons Why You Should Drink Tea Everyday

Although many people enjoy drinking coffee in the morning, tea is an excellent replacement that can either calm you or wake you up when you need that extra push. Basically, tea is a healthy and soothing substitute you can drink all throughout the day or evening, all while consuming less caffeine than coffee. At Finest […]

2017 Tea Festival Round Up

After our first year’s trials, we went West Coast tea fest shopping and came back with quite the haul. Southwest Tea Fest – Las Vegas, NV We started back at our roots with the 2017 SWTF. This year, a two day event, was held at the lucky dragon casino in Las Vegas. As event veterans […]

Why We Love Creamed Honey

Did you know that creamed honey is known as la crème de la crème? Oftentimes, creamed honey is sold at a premium price due to its thickness, unique taste and aroma, and nutritional benefits. Many parents enjoy creamed honey because its thickness prevents spills and messes in the kitchen; in addition, creamed honey makes the […]

Top 5 Most Popular Types of Teas

Although all teas come from the exact plant called Camellia Sinensis, there are hundreds of  unique kinds of teas, with their own exotic taste, appearance, and aroma. The most popular types of tea today are green, white, oolong, black, and herbal. These types of teas refer to how a tea is oxidized, or fermented. By […]

Tea Smoking: A Unique Flavor Enhancer

Are you looking for a simple way to add a unique flavor to your food? Tea smoking is a centuries-old culinary technique known to add a delicate smoked flavor to chicken, pork, seafood and other meats. Food smoked with tea leaves originated in ancient China, where a mixture of tea leaves and uncooked rice would […]

Should You Squeeze Tea Bags? – The Debate Is Over

Should You Squeeze Tea Bags? – The Debate Is Over One of the most common questions that we hear at Finest English Tea is: “Should you squeeze your tea bags before you drink?” And while there are many pools of thought in regards to this question, most tea aficionados would agree that you shouldn’t squeeze your […]