Keeping it real 15/04/2016

When someone comes into the tea salon for the first time, I usually give a quick tour of the tea leaf gallery, aroma bar and show them the Steampunk machine. Then I ask “what type of tea do you like to drink?” My...

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Oolong - Taiwan
Oolong – A labour of love

Since opening Terroir Tea Salon we've been asked several times "why do you specialize in oolongs?" Well we think oolong is the most exciting tea type because it covers such a vast...

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Opening Day Oct 10th 2015
Where there’s tea there’s hope

When I first started to write this blog post to share our “after” photos I thought that although a photo is worth 1000 words, there’s not one image that will possibly...

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The new shop front while we renovate
Under renovations

Walt Disney once said: “All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them.” Becoming a Certified Tea Master in 2014, opening our tea business and...

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Nepal map showing our sourcing areas
Nepal’s Terroirs – The next Darjeeling

Much like the Himalayas reaching to the heavens, the small nation of Nepal has started to rise in the international world of orthodox tea. Our first experience with Nepali teas...

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Gong Fu Cha
The Sensory Scout

Welcome to Two Leaves and a Blog! I’m Charity – co-founder of Terroir Tea Merchant – and I’ll be writing most of the posts with my partner Jason’s input. You can get to...

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