Academy talks and tastings
Joyful, informative, interactive learning
We offer a lively programme of events including interviews with tea farmers from all corners of the world, visits to private tea museums and guided online tastings where we send you the teas in advance. These interactive experiences are open to everyone interested in tea.
Thursday 9th June 7pm, Online
Explore this year’s Darjeeling First Flush teas with Indian tea specialist, Kevin Gascoyne.
Thursday 23rd June 1pm, Banbury UK
An in-person visit to a private Collection of fascinating tea artefacts.
Tuesday 5th July 7pm, Online
Our ‘Meet The Growers’ event takes us to Vancouver Island, Canada; Cloudwater Farm on Kaua’i Island, Hawai’i; and Idaho, US.
Thursday 28th July 6.30pm, Online
Taste and learn about rare Vietnamese teas with expert Thanh Lanh-Connolly.
SAVE THE DATE: Tuesday 16th August 7pm, Online
Join Amy and Tom of Nela-Nela.com to hear about the Georgian tea industry and taste some unusual teas and herbal infusions.
Wednesday 7th September 7pm, Online
Brew and taste five rare Taiwanese teas with expert Dr. Chau-Jean Lin.
Tuesday 27th September 7pm, Online
Brew and taste Dan Cong Oolong teas with expert Juyan Webster.
Tuesday 18th October 7pm, Online
Hear the story of the Boston Tea Party from tea history expert Bruce Richardson.
Multiple dates available, Online
You are invited into the living room of Jane Pettigrew to join in a virtual tea party.