Category Archives: Herbal Tea

Tea Pairings for Christmas Entertaining

Christmas is a time when many of us may overindulge, just a little, on food and drinks. Generally, one of the excesses of Christmas is our unusually higher levels of alcohol consumption. We indulge in bubbly, wine, beer, and even our desserts get smothered in brandy and rum laced sauces or cream! After all, they […]

Looking After Your Leaves – Tips on Tea Storage

Dedicated tea drinkers will generally invest a fair amount in good quality teas. Therefore it’s a good idea to consider the best way of protecting your favourite loose leaf teas. Well-stored tea will have a longer storage life, prolonging the quality of the leaf for a consistently premium brew. The following are some basic rules […]

Ayurveda Teas

Leave your drugs in the chemist’s pot if you can heal the patient with food. – Hippocrates   Here at The Tea Centre we are often quizzed about our Ayurvedic range of spicy tisanes, which include Anti Stress, Breathe Easy and Power Mix. Generally, the questions are centred on whether each of these blends really live […]

Echinacea Blend

The Art of Self-Defence: Brewing a cup of Echinacea The threat of catching something from co-workers, friends, or family members feels almost imminent with the passing of each winter’s day. We start reaching for all the precautionary cold and flu remedies that we can get our slippery sanitised hands on because, of course, prevention is […]

Rosehip and its Benefits

Rosa canina – Rosehips are the red/orange like fruit produced by some varieties of rose plants. Their ruby colour, health benefits and pleasant mildly astringent taste makes them a favourite in herbal tea blends.   Rich in Vitamin C and Vitamin A,  Rosehip is perfect for strengthening the immune system before the cooler months.  Not only […]

Common Herbs Used and Their Benefits by Mim Beim (Naturopath)

Here at The Tea Centre we stock a number of herbal teas.  Below is a list of some herbs Mim Beim (Naturopath) loves and uses.  Mim has created the herbal teas you’ll find in our Beaming with Health range. Astragalus Astragalus membranaceus – A traditional Chinese herb, Astragalus does its best work when boosting a vulnerable […]

Some of our Detoxifying, Cleansing and Healthy Herbal Teas!

How many of you made a New Year’s Resolution to get fitter and healthier this year?  Let us help you kick start the new you by introducing some of our detoxifying, cleansing and healthy herbal teas. Detox & Cleanse contains calendular flowers, nettle, ginger, spearmint, dandelion root, red clover, lemongrass, hibiscus and elder flowers.  Combined […]

Iced Teas & Frappe’s for Summer!

Summer is here and don’t we know it. After the usual confused picture of weather patterns in various parts of Australia during the spring months, we now see the thermometer readings rising. So what better time to take a look at iced teas, tea frappe’s and mocktails. Recently we ran a class on this subject […]

The Science Behind – How to Produce the Perfect Cuppa!

Recently, scientists at the University College London decided to take a look at how to produce the perfect cuppa. They didn’t just look at the chemical and fundamental methods of producing a good cup of tea but also the psychological affects of a nice cup of tea. The findings from their hard earned research can […]

Power Mix Poached Pears

This is a wonderful dessert which can be enjoyed either hot or cold. Ingredients: 5 Bosc (brown) Pears 1 litre of water 500ml of white wine  2 cups of caster sugar 3 tbsp of Power Mix Tea 1 vanilla pod Instructions: Peel all 5 pears and remove the core using a apple corer or a melon […]

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