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We offer an extensive range of the highest quality premium teas, both single estates sourced from tea growing regions around the world and exquisite flavoured blends made by hand in our factory in Edinburgh. 

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In this video, Jon gives us an explanation of why he chose this tea for Pekoetea, what the tasting notes are, how he brews it and a little bit of background on the tea itself.

This holiday was first established to recognise myriad issues within tea production and the vulnerable situations faced by many of those who work in the trade.

If you know what your mum likes, then you can discreetly check whether she's running low on her favourites and treat her with another box or two. If you have a vague idea of her preferences, then maybe our short guide might be helpful.

When entering the world of Japanese teas, one can quickly feel intimidated and overwhelmed when hearing about brown rice, stems, roasting, shading, tea powder and more.
Here at Pekoetea, we have decided to dedicate the month of March to one of those elusive 'what exactly is it?' types of teas - matcha. This month we'll be drinking, making, cooking, baking and talking all things matcha!
Due to its health benefits, matcha has seen a surge in popularity over the last years outside of its native home in Japan. At Pekoetea we think the best and most beneficial way to take your matcha is simply to drink it the way it is prepared in Japan.
These pancakes are lighter and fluffier then crepe style pancakes and are more like American pancakes in texture. What I loved about this recipe was how the whisky, spices and tea flavour really comes through in the Scotch Pancake. 
Doing our bit for the planet is an important part of our ethos at Pekoetea - over the years measures have been put in place to make sure we are not only a quality brand but also a sustainable choice - - that's why we offer a refilling service.
I hope these Year of the Tiger recipes inspire you to get into the kitchen and experiment with tea!
With February now upon us, it feels like the year is racing ahead already. So when I need things to slow down a little, here's my list of soothing teas to relax, unwind and take my time with.