fbpx

All the news from the world of tea. Masterclasses in Kent for spring 2024, PLUS: watch highlights from The Leafies ceremony 2023, awards success for UKTA tutors Beverly Wainwright and Lucy George, East India Company walking tour in London, and past student successes….

All the news from the world of tea. Intro to Tea course back in Pall Mall with new lower price! Plus: NEW Nepali Tea Masterclass, Leafies news, student and tutor successes, and tea’s health benefits on the BBC.

All the news from the world of tea. Announcing a VERY special celebration event, and the Leafies 2023 Ceremony date is confirmed. PLUS: two student success stories.

Following UNESCO’s 2022 listing of Chinese Tea Processing Techniques, UKTA is offering a unique opportunity to meet three of China’s prestigious Tea Masters and taste some of their outstanding teas.

Meet the Tea Masters here.

All the news from the world of tea. Announcing our new Intro to Tea course, updates from The Leafies and a special discount code for UKTA subscribers to taste the winning teas. PLUS: Tea industry job opportunies.

The Best in Show represents the ultimate tea award chosen from all the category winners. It is not a comparison of the finest teas but a unanimous vote from the judges on the most outstanding tea of all the winners. It was won by Mr Kajihara of Ocha-no-Kajihara, for his Benifuuki 2nd Flush.

The ‘Tea for Life’ special award is granted to a farm, estate or garden that is demonstrating community empowerment, economic regeneration and/or uplifting the welfare of the people dependent on the tea-producing facility for their livelihood. With this in mind, there is perhaps no better recipient of this award than Phyu Thwe of Mogok Tea.

All the news from the world of tea. Introducing our new Ceylon tea Masterclass tutor, USA tea tour with Beverly Wainwright, and achievements of former UKTA students…

This award is for a farm that is demonstrating outstanding environmental stewardship. The winner was the Co-Founder of Tea Hawaii & Company, Eva Lee, following a phenomenal 148 nominations and a unanimous vote from our panel of judges.

The recipient of The Leafies very special Lifetime Achievement award, was dedicated to an individual who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of tea knowledge, understanding and appreciation. He is the much celebrated tea veteran Indi Khanna.