‘Tis the Season


December 2020. What’s in store for tea drinkers?

A Punchy Assam and a mince pie. An Apple & Blackberry after a bracing winter walk. Sweet, spicy Chai powering you through the present-wrapping and last-minute shopping.

Christmas is nearly here. There’s loads to think about. You need gifts for your family. Gifts for your friends. Gifts for your “auntie” who’s not really your auntie.

We’ve made it easier to keep tea drinkers happy so you can crack on with the stuffing and cranberry sauce.

Chosen your gift? Great stuff.


But that’s not enough.


You want the people in your life to feel special. You want your gift to look and feel perfect, inside and out. We get it.

So we’ve made our orders extra special too.

Inside the box...

Our orders are all hand picked, packed and gift-wrapped by Meg and the team at Tea HQ. 

This Christmas is all about you. We’re flexible.

We’ll wrap all orders in a Christmassy print, unless you ask us not to. Fill in the box and we’ll include a hand-written note. Or choose a plain shipping box (and save your other half pretending they haven’t seen it).

We’ll do whatever we can to make your order faff-free and extra special. Just let us know what works for you.

The other stuff. 

You want the perfect gift. You want it quickly. And you want them to love it. 

But you also want to know what you’re buying into. So here’s “the other stuff” - because we believe that it’s only good tea if it’s all good. 

We’re a proud B corp. We work with Ethical Tea Partnership growers. We only use rolled, whole leaves. Our packaging is plastic free as much as possible - inside retail packs, inside gift boxes, even our loose leaf packets (though we haven’t found a decent sellotape yet). Our Tea Bags are compostable. We’re a Living Wage employer. The list goes on.

So don’t worry about a thing. We’ve got this.


Other FAQs

Make sure it arrives on time - Have a look at our Christmas FAQs for last shipping dates and other useful stuff.

Not decided yet? No worries. We’ve got plenty of inspiration for the new tea enthusiasts or loose leaf experts alike. Check out our Christmas shop for a personal gift, hassle-free.

‘Tis the Season

December 2020. What’s in store for tea drinkers?

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