A Brief History
Discover the ancient origins and fascinating history of tea!
Tea firstly appeared in Europe thanks to Portuguese Jesuit Father Jasper de Cruz in 1560.
By the mid 18th c. tea replaced ale & gin as the drink of the masses to become Britain's most popular beverage.
98% of people take their tea with milk, but only 30% take sugar in tea.
The first book about tea was written by Lu Yu in 800 A.D
80% of office workers say they find out more about what's going on at work over a cup of tea than any other way.