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Great Taste Awards

Great Taste Awards

Quali-tea is always at the top of our agenda, and so we're so proud that our teas have won a whopping 67 Great Taste Awards, and counting!  What are the Great Taste Awards? Great Taste, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, is the acknowledged benchmark for fine food and drink. It has been described as the ‘Oscars’ of the food world and the ‘epicurean equivalent of the Booker prize’. Quite simply the Great Taste logo is the sign you can trust when buying food and drink in your local, quality retailer. How does it all work? It runs every...

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What Is the Best Tasting Green Tea for Beginners?

What Is the Best Tasting Green Tea for Beginners?

New to green tea? Searching for the best tasting green tea for beginners? You’re not alone.  Thanks to its unique taste and health benefits, green tea is becoming increasingly popular, with many tea drinkers opting for it over traditional flavours. Unfortunately, it’s common for people to struggle with the sharp flavour. If this sounds like you, We Are Tea is here to help! If you’re interested in the super brew but struggle with the taste, simply adjusting the way you make green tea or choosing a different type could make all the difference. Don’t give up hope just yet, we’ve got...

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We Are Tea is B Corp Certified!

We Are Tea is B Corp Certified!

What is a B Corporation? B Corporations are leading and accelerating the global shift of people using business as a force for good to move towards a more inclusive & sustainable economy worldwide. What does being B Corp certified mean? It’s like a Fair Trade certification but for the business as a whole not just for the product. Businesses that are successfully Certified B Corporations have met standards for social and environmental performance, public transparency and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose. This is done through a series of checks and evaluations over a number of months that analyses whether the business has an overall...

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Is your takeaway cup compostable?

Is your takeaway cup compostable?

Are takeaway cups recyclable in the UK? Unfortunately only 1% of the 2.5 BILLION takeaway cups thrown away in the UK every year are recycled. Us Brits contribute to 7 million takeaway cups thrown away every day, sadly even though most are made out of paper they have a waterproof plastic lining making them impossible to recycle. What about We Are Tea cups? Lucky for us and the environment our takeaway cups from London Bio Packaging biodegrade into compost. Yep, lid and all. Made from sustainable forest paper with a bio-plastic lining these cups help tackle the war on waste and takeaway cup pile-up. We pass...

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