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What is Breakfast Tea?

Statistics say that tea is the most consumed beverage in the world, only second to plain water. A cup of tea can uplift the mood, invigorate the senses, and get you to the other side of each day with the least friction. Tea is also an amazing way to have one’s dose of...

How to Make a Classic Tea Cocktail?

One can never be a tea-drinker to a fault! There is no such thing. No tea tippler is ever out of one's gourd. In fact, a tea-lover can make even ‘the demon drink’ that becomes alcohol, saintlier! Whether you love tea more than spirits, vice versa, or love them both...

The Perfect End-of-Summer Tea Infused Mocktail

Tea is always just proper. It’s the cherries, berries, and blossoms that don’t last as much. So while the summer is at its twilight, let’s have a perfect green tea cuppa à la potpourri that medleys a bit of all that’s good about the season - fruit, flowers, warm...

Introducing Birchall Traditional Breakfast Tea In Packs Of 40

Welcome To The Latest Member Of The Birchall Family "Birchall Traditional Breakfast Tea In Packs Of 40" As many members of our loyal Birchall Tea Communitea already know, we pride ourselves on creating tea that is full of flavour and bursting with rich colour. We are...

Takeaway Afternoon Tea From The Elite Hotel Group

The COVID-19 Pandemic has caused many businesses to pivot and look at new ways of getting their products and services out to both loyal and prospective customers. During their temporary closure the Elite Hotel Group and long time supporter of the Birchall Tea brand...

Fairtrade Fortnight 2021

For two weeks each year at the end of February and start of March to highlight Fairtrade Fortnight. Thousands of individuals, companies and groups across the UK come together to share the stories of the people who grow our food and drinks. mine our gold and who grow...

Birchall receives Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award 2021

At Birchall, we always strive to improve our customers' experiences with us and try to raise standards of service within the tea industry wherever we can. We are absolutely delighted, therefore, to have won the Feefo Gold Trusted Service award, an independent seal of...

What Are The Benefits Of Rooibos (Redbush) Tea?

What Is Rooibos Tea? The 300-year-old rooibos (pronounced “roy-boss”) plant is just a baby compared to the 1,000-plus-year-old Camellia sinensis plant that yields what we know as black and green tea. Rooibos is usually grown in the Cederberg, a small mountainous area...

The Birchall Tea Black Friday Outlet

Black Friday - Birchall Outlet Birchall Tea will be holding their first Black Friday event in 2020 with special prices on a wide range of products while stocks last in our NEW sales outlet.  So What is Black Friday? Black Friday is the informal name for the Friday...

Things to Do This October Half-Term

We Explore What Things to Do This October Half-Term With the October school half term upon us, we’ve put together a roundup of the best things to do during the holidays, from Peppa Pig Tours with the kids, to Instagrammable Afternoon-Tea with friends. You can make the...

How To Make A Pumpkin Spiced Latte

Discover How To Make A Pumpkin Spiced Latte If you can't get to your favorite cafe to have a Pumpkin Spice Latte, we have some good news! Making your own at home has never been simpler with Birchall’s version of this coffee shop classic.  Our beloved Birchall Virguna...

Recognising World Mental Health Day 2020

This World Mental Health Day 2020 is said to be the most important one yet. As the world is experiencing the unprecedented impact of the global pandemic - it has also impacted on the mental health of millions. We know that the levels of anxiety, isolation, social...

10 Years of Great Taste – Birchall Great Rift

The results are in, The Great Taste Awards have announced that Birchall Tea have won an astounding 13 Great Taste Awards for 2020. Consequently, Birchall has now surpassed 60 Great Taste Awards!  Birchall’s Great Rift blend was acknowledged for its impeccable taste,...

What Makes A Good English Breakfast Tea

A quintessentially good English Breakfast Tea is a British favourite amongst tea lovers and the Birchall Great Rift Breakfast tea is no exception.  There is a reason this highly regarded blend remains to be our best selling tea. Birchall’s Great Rift Breakfast blend...

What is Redbush Tea?

The South African tea, Redbush is fast becoming sought-after as a great caffeine-free alternative to black teas. Birchall’s classic red Redbush tea is made from the soft needle-like leaves of the wild South African plant, Aspalathus linearis. Our pure origin Redbush...

Plant-Based Tea Bags & Sustainabili-TEA

An incredible 165 million cups of tea are consumed by the British public per day - despite being the UK’s favourite drink, the by-product of a cup of tea usually ends up on a landfill. Therefore it is important that each household dispose of their tea bags...

The 6 Best Teas To Help You Relax

With travel limited and uncertain times ahead it is easy to feel overwhelmed right now, navigating social media and even watching the news can affect your emotional well-being. Add a global pandemic to the situation and it's all too easy to feel anxious and stressed. ...

How To Create Birchall Iced Tea

How to turn hot tea into iced tea Serve up the refreshing taste of summer with Birchall’s homemade iced teas, using natural, delicious ingredients - these refreshing brews will be sure to keep you cool. A fabulous alternative to hot drinks in warm weather, we’ll show...

What is Karak Chai?

Around the world it is estimated that two billion people wake up and have their morning cup of tea. We wanted to explore what other types of tea people are waking up to, and found a popular tea is the Karak Chai - A tea that is sweet, delicious, and good for the soul....

Afternoon Tea Week 2020

The Great British tradition ‘Afternoon Tea’ deservedly has its own dedicated week, falling on the 10th-16th August 2020. To celebrate this fine occasion we’ve come up with some top tips for hosting your own wonderful afternoon tea party at home. Or if you fancy...

New In: Birchall KeepCups!

As all of you who follow Birchall know, we take our responsibilities to the environment very seriously and are committed to reducing the impact of our company's trading activities upon it wherever we can. That's why we're long-term members of NGOs like the Fairtrade...

How many cups of tea can you get out of one tea bag?

One Birchall tea bag packs quite the punch when added to boiling water! Once infused, you will be greeted with the rich flavour and colour that is synonymous with Birchall tea. The key point to remember is that one premium tea bag will always produce the perfect...

How much loose leaf tea should be used to make a cup of tea?

For a truly traditional afternoon tea experience you may wish to brew your favourite cup of tea with loose leaf tea. This form of tea brewing provides great satisfaction as the leaves begin to infuse with the warm water, creating a rich and inviting cup of tea. In our...

How many cups of tea do you drink per day?

Our family heritage has been in the pursuit of perfection, in creating enriching blends, and bringing together as many full and wonderful flavours as possible. From our deliciously strong english breakfast tea bursting with brightness and flavour, to our rich and...

What is Black Tea?

Black Tea is enjoyed around the world as a refreshing beverage, and forms part of the morning routine for millions of people. But what exactly does black tea mean in simple terms? Black tea is quite simply the most popular type of tea in the western world and black...

What is Jasmine Tea?

Jasmine tea is a world-famous blend that is predominantly made from the leaves of Green Tea. It is an infusion which offers an extremely sweet aroma, and is popular thanks to its many health benefits. In addition to the delicious flavour of Jasmine Tea, it’s a blend...

Birchall Goes Carbon Neutral

Birchall has become the first tea company in the world to officially join the UN's Climate Neutral Now Initiative, which invites organisations to work towards global climate neutrality by addressing their own climate footprint. We have also become the first tea...

Calories in a cup of tea

If you are looking to be a little more health-conscious, or just curious to discover how many calories you are consuming within your daily diet, you may wish to learn how your tea consumption impacts on your daily calorie intake. We have put together a list which...

Decaf Tea – The Birchall Way

We take great pride in our carefully cultivated selection of best-in-class tea. Over the years, we have modified our range by always listening to customer feedback, making sure we provide the very best flavour in as many popular varieties as possible. In recent times,...

Birchall supports the NHS

All of us at Birchall are honoured to supply the NHS and are sincerely grateful to each and every member of its heroic staff, who have led the UK's fightback against COVID-19. To show our support for the NHS, we donated 100,000 cups of tea to the NHS Nightingale...

Health Benefits of Lemongrass & Ginger Tea

Healthy Tea Offer:  Receive a 10% discount on our Lemongrass & Ginger products! Simply enter the following code ginger10 on the basket page and a 10% discount will be applied. This offer can only be used once per user. Enjoy! Shop your 10% discount now  ...

COVID-19 Update

A message from Birchall Tea, 20th March 2020 In view of the continued global spread of the Coronavirus pandemic, we would like to reassure you that our dedicated team is working hard to operate our business as normal. Our office staff in London are now working...

Virunga Chai Latte Recipe

With the cold weather putting the BIRRRR into Birchall, why not celebrate the season and enjoy a festive Virunga Chai Latte? Watch precisely how to make this warming, cinnamon spiced drink in our new recipe video.     Everything you need to make this...

Our New Solar Powered Tea Factory

New Customer Offer!  Receive a 10% discount for all new customers on the Birchall Tea range! Simply enter the following code solar10 on the basket page and a 10% discount will be applied. This offer can only be used once per user. Shop your 10% discount now  ...

Birchall Virunga Afternoon Tea & Gin Cocktail

New Customer Offer!  Receive a 10% discount for all new customers on the Birchall Tea range! Simply enter the following code btcocktail10 on the basket page and a 10% discount will be applied. This offer can only be used once per user. Shop your 10% discount now...

Peppermint Tea Tutorial Video

  Let one of our exacting Birchall Tea Tasting Experts show you to how to make the perfect cup of Peppermint Tea in this short instructional brew guide. Proudly shot on location at the Royal Air Force Club in Mayfair, London. New Customer Offer  Receive 10% off...

Single Origin Green Tea Tutorial Video

  Let one of our exacting Birchall Tea Tasting Experts show you to how to make the perfect cup of Green Tea in this short instructional brew guide. Proudly shot on location at the Royal Air Force Club in Mayfair, London. New Customer Offer  Receive 10% off...

Great Rift Breakfast Blend Tutorial Video

  Let one of our exacting Birchall Tea Tasting Experts show you to how to make the perfect cup of Great Rift Breakfast Blend in this short instructional brew guide. We've been blending tea for decades and, when prepared correctly, each one of the black teas in...

South Wales Food Highlights

  At Birchall Tea we pride ourselves on delivering teas of exceptional quality and flavour. Only the best ingredients and production techniques are used to create our blends. It was these great values that we were looking for when selecting our favourite...

Painting The Brecon Beacons

  At Birchall Tea, it always fascinates us how artists look to capture natural environments in different and alluring ways. South Wales offers some of Britain's best countryside and landscapes; it is no surprise then that it has inspired artists for centuries and...

Birchall Tea Travel Inspiration, South Wales

  At Birchall Tea we love South Wales. Home to the majestic Brecon Beacons National Park and some of Britain’s most spectacular coastlines. It truly is a wonderful region, boasting dramatic landscapes and beautiful beaches it provides the perfect location for a...

Photographing the South Downs

  Finn Hopson is a landscape photographer from Brighton. Having spent many years cycling and walking on the South Downs he now spends his time photographing them, trying to capture the unique places, shapes, patterns and textures of the UK's newest national park....

Gastro Pubs of the South Downs

  At Birchall Tea we pride ourselves on delivering teas of exceptional quality and flavour. Only the best ingredients and production techniques are used to create our blends. It was these great values that we were looking for when selecting the restaurants to...

Birchall Tea Infused Côte De Boeuf

New Customer Offer!  Receive a 10% discount for all new customers on the Birchall Tea range! Simply enter the following code btnew10 on the basket page and a 10% discount will be applied. This offer can only be used once per user and not in conjunction with our Pre...

Painting the South Downs

Painting the South Downs

  At Birchall Tea it's always fascinating to us how artists look to capture the same environments in different and alluring ways. The South Downs offer some of southern England’s best countryside and sea views, it is no surprise then that its green hills and...

Birchall Travel Inspiration, The South Downs

  The majestic South Downs, sprawl across the wonderful counties of East and West Sussex in southern England. From rolling hills to bustling market towns the area boasts some of Britain’s most wonderful landscapes and breathtaking views. Its wonderfully rich land...

Photographing the Cotswolds – Martyn Ferry

  As part of our celebration of Britain, we’re featuring some of the wonderfully talented people that make it so special. Martyn Ferry is a photographer who has a rich passion for, the much overlooked, British countryside.  Martyn is very proud to call the...