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All About Matcha Tea: Japanese Tea Ceremony

All About Matcha Tea: Japanese Tea Ceremony

Shop at DEA Store and Taste Kaleidoscope Teas for Japanese matcha tea set and ceremonial Grade organic matcha green tea

If you love green tea, then you’ll have heard of Matcha tea.

Matcha tea is finely granulated from the entire leaf into a powdered green tea which is highly valued for its sharp bite, lingering sweetness and added bonus of high antioxidants, chlorophyll, and fiber.

So, it’s no wonder that this powerful health benefiting tea is used in Japanese tea ceremonies which incorporate body and soul!

Matcha has numerous health benefits and was used by people in Japan as...


A Journey of the Tea - Chai

A Journey of the Tea - Chai

When you're sitting at home, brewing your own, do you wonder about the tea journey from farm to pot?

At Taste Kaleidoscope we love to tea story tell. 

We love it so much that we renamed our chief brewer, Kuan, the tea storytelling master.    

Every week or so, we sit down and chat about tea (of course whilst we are drinking our Ginger Honeybush Tea!).

Our tea storytelling can go for hours, so to save you a little time, we thought we'd take...


Tisanes, Teas and Home Brews: What You Need to Know

Tisanes, Teas and Home Brews:     What You Need to Know

TasteKT Luxury Tea

Brewing tea for a friend is one of life’s greatest pleasures.  There’s nothing like having friends over on a cold winter’s night, brewing a pot and enjoying the aromas, cupping your mugs to keep warm and giving your taste buds a real treat. 

But what type of tea should you brew?  Organic, tisane, bagged, loose leaf, chai, or just plain green tea - the options are endless when it comes to tea.

Brewing the perfect pot depends on a few factors but, most importantly, brewing should be enjoyable and make your...


Weekend Project 2: Hot Spiced Drink Infusions

Weekend Project 2: Hot Spiced Drink Infusions

Winter is here! Try our spice infused mulled wine to warm those cheeks! 

Weekend Project No.1: A pudding with a twist

Weekend Project No.1: A pudding with a twist

Winter is here. Want a quick and easy dessert? Or want to impress someone with a traditional comfort dessert with a slight twist? Here is a great way to use our Spiced Tea No.1. We are going to create the traditional winter dessert, but with a spicey twist! This pudding is really simple to make, and with an accent of Spiced Tea No.1, it really does give it a luxurious twist to your usual dessert.