about teafields


Teafields is a British boutique tea company that sources the finest artisan whole leaf teas from
around the world. We aim to entice your pallet and satisfy your curiosity by
introducing you to our exceptional tea collection.

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Tea – A Brief History of the Nation’s – Part 1

Tea is often thought of as being a quintessentially British drink, and we have been drinking it for over 350 years. But in fact the history of tea goes much further back. The story of tea begins in China. According to legend, in 2737 BC, the Chinese emperor Shen Nung was sitting beneath a tree … Continue reading “Tea – A Brief History of the Nation’s – Part 1”

Tea – A Brief History of the Nation’s – Part 2

Another great impetus to tea drinking resulted from the end of the East India Company’s monopoly on trade with China, in 1834. Before that date, China was the country of origin of the vast majority of the tea imported to Britain, but the end of the its monopoly stimulated the East India Company to consider … Continue reading “Tea – A Brief History of the Nation’s – Part 2”