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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

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 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...

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  ...