Author Archives: Trumpers Tea

Who knew that the humble Camellia made such a great tasting brew?

This hardy, yet prolific little tea bush whose leaves are plucked to make our cherished brew is in actual fact a member of the Camellia family – Camellia sinensis to be precise. A relation of the same evergreen shrub, so … Continue reading

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New packaging for our Chai….

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Its that wonderful time of year again…

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The wonderful Chai Brulee

We were delighted this week to pop into Castle House, Hereford,  to try a truly  innovative Crème Brulee with a difference – this one was flavoured using our very own Chai!  Slightly biased I realise but is was truly delicious.  … Continue reading

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Great British institutions: The food festival

Last weekend the team from Trumpers Tea, along with a band of willing helpers, set off to take our positions at the local food festival – the newly branded ‘Flavours of Herefordshire Festival’.

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Reunion in Tanzania

One of the best bits about my job is catching up with old friends around the world.  Last month, when I was working for Tetley in Tanzania, I ran a workshop with smallholder farmers on climate change and mitigation.  I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Fairtrade – Is it really fair?

For the first time in many months, I read the papers yesterday and came across a great article by Sarah Morrison in the Independent entitled ‘Fairtrade – Is it really fair?’

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Make the perfect cup of tea for Mothering Sunday

Treat your Mum this Sunday with a perfect pot of tea for Mothering Sunday! The ceremony of making a perfect brew in a special teapot will create a wonderful moment to share – perhaps you’ll even manage to take it … Continue reading

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Orange Rooibos for the New Year

Orange Rooibos for the New Year – a wonderful cup, bursting with antioxidants to get you through January

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Teapots that make loose tea easy

Our new ‘stump’ teapots make loose-leaf tea easy, with an integral infuser, and great, colourful design.

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