News Tagged ‘Chateau Rouge Tea’

A BIG thank you! All Online Profits to Support Red Nose Day – Comic Relief 2013

Friday, March 15th, 2013

We will be donating all online profits today & tomorrow (15 and 16 March 2013) to Comic Relief for Red Nose Day – please share this update! Shop today and really make a difference…

Update: A special thank you to everyone who helped support us this year, and helped make a difference in the lives of so many who need it!


 

Mothers Day Facebook Competition – Like / Share. WIN £36.85 tea and teapot!

Friday, March 1st, 2013

 

Wiedouw Single Estate Long-Cut Organic Rooibos – Exclusively available at Chateau Rouge Luxury Teas

Friday, July 6th, 2012

The Wiedouw Rooibos Tea Estate

Wiedouw Long-cut Organic Rooibos Tea is available exclusively at Chateau Rouge Luxury Teas. We sell the only true single estate long-cut Rooibos tea in the UK, and as far as we are aware are the only company importing and selling Rooibos direct from a tea farm in South Africa and not through brokers in Europe. Read the rest of this entry »


 

French Afternoon Tea

Friday, June 8th, 2012

We often asked why ‘Chateau Rouge’ and why French tea sold in England? Well the answer is really simple, besides being in love with both Paris and London, finding it impossible to have to live in only one or the other, and creating a brand that enables us to have both. The real question you may be asking is, if England is known the world over for it’s love of tea and in many ways for creating the ‘afternoon tea’ tradition, then how does France fit into the picture and do they really drink tea in France?

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Old vs. New. Tea bag vs. Loose leaf tea? A Chateau Rouge Speciality Tea perspective in Spitafields (London)

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011
Chateau Rouge Photo of the week - Fiat 500 vs. Audi Q7 - Leaf tea vs. Tea Bag

Chateau Rouge Photo of the week - Fiat 500 vs. Audi Q7 - Leaf tea vs. Tea Bag

This weeks photo of the week (without the tea)

Wondering through the streets surrounding Spitafields market in London the other day, we came across this fantastic picture. An old Fiat 500 taking on a mighty Audi Q7. And what struck us most about this picture, other than feeling it was David vs. Goliath (and hoping the Audi had its brakes on), but what the 2 vehicles symbolise. Read the rest of this entry »


 

Top 5 Speciality Tea Questions everyone asks

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Chateau Rouge Speciality Tea at Bath Coffee Festival

We had a great time at the Bath Coffee Festival in Bath. It was our first trip out to that part of the country since launching in Harvey Nichols. It was a fantastic weekend, and always a pleasure to visit beautiful Bath! Through serving plenty of tea samples over the 2 days, running demonstration workshops and with having the opportunity to meet hundreds tea and coffee lovers alike; I thought it would be good to highlight the main questions asked about Speciality Leaf Tea. Tea popularity is definitely on the rise and a whole tea ‘re-education’ under way – a journey of tea discovery and hopefully discovering something remarkable along the way. After all it is a journey not a destination! Read the rest of this entry »


 

Health benefits of Jasmine Green Tea. Luxury Tea Weight Loss Diet

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Chateau Rouge Green Tea Weight Loss Diet

Jasmine green tea not only tastes great but it is proven to be a great health drink too. No wonder the well fed Chinese emperors loved jasmine.According to legend a Chinese emperor in the Song dynasty (960-1279AD) used several hundred pots of jasmine to perfume the palace grounds. Read the rest of this entry »


 

Chateau Rouge speciality teas – first flush Indian black teas

Monday, May 16th, 2011
Chateau Rouge Luxury Tea Harvesting in India

Chateau Rouge Luxury Tea Harvesting in India

It’s first flush season again and the new season samples have been coming in over the last few weeks. We’ve all been happily tasting them all, and already deciding on our favourites for the season! But what consititutes a ‘First Flush’ and how is this tea different from other teas?

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Tea bags more expensive than an equivalent Chateau Rouge Luxury Tea

Monday, May 9th, 2011

With the amount of tea available online and in-store one cant help but feel overwhelmed by it all. There is a massive selection of teas to choose from: from the more exotic green teas, yellow teas or red teas to the more ‘standard’ black teas, not to mention white tea, rooibos, honeybush or even oolong. Tea is getting more sophisticated! But where do you start and is price really that important or is the more expensive tea, just in more expensive packaging?

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Luxury tea specialist Château Rouge at London Coffee Festival

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

Luxury tea specialist Château Rouge is exhibiting its rare variety of luxury Green, Oolong and Black teas at The London Coffee Festival this weekend.

These are not your ordinary teas found on general supermarket shelves. Château Rouge travels far and wide, across to the mountains of China, Japan and beyond to these secret tea gardens to source its specialist luxury products.

Come along to the festival to sample these rare products and learn more about their origin, history and the perfect way to brew these delicate leafs.

This year The London Coffee Festival has spread its activities across what it calls ‘themed’ areas around the capital city. Edgy Soho will host an ‘Out of the Box’ coffee shop experiences. Talk tea and coffee with the experts, sample deli produce and indulge yourself with a hand-made cup cake whilst listening to world beats and jazz from local artists and DJs.

In trendy Shoreditch take in the finest boutique roasters, visit the coffee art gallery before relaxing in the retro lounge to enjoy some vintage tunes.

The Hub is where the Espresso Martini Launch Party will be held here on opening night. You can also learn about the history of these beverages, how they are cultivated, sourced and ultimately end up in our cup.

Or if East London isn’t your cup of tea – pardon the pun – wander around Hyde Park sampling artisan teas and coffees whilst nibbling on delicious food. If the weather allows, lay down on the green grass, take in the early spring sunshine whilst enjoying the goods this unique festival has to offer, including expert tea advice from the tea connoisseur, Château Rouge.

Château Rouge are purveyors of fine, premium, specialist and luxury teas that are sourced from around the world. Chateau Rouge Luxury Teas Ltd, Coppergate House, 16 Brune St, London E1 7NJ, England. Company No.5489120 Website by Banksthomas part of the Spinach Group

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