A Brief History
Discover the ancient origins and fascinating history of tea!
Tea breaks are a tradition that have been with us for approximately 200 years.
Tea was created more than 5000 years ago in China.
97.5% of tea purchased in the UK comes in tea bags.
Apart from tourism, tea is the biggest industrial activity in India.
By the mid 18th c. tea replaced ale & gin as the drink of the masses to become Britain's most popular beverage.