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octobre rose

Products for Supporting Pink October 2019

For the fifth year in a row, Kusmi Tea is working with the Le Cancer du Sein, Parlons-en ! charity, but is not the only brand lending its support. Read on to discover the companies that have created a special product for the Pink October breast cancer awareness month, with part or all of the profits …

paimutan

In search of Bai Mudan

Bai Mudan is one of the most prestigious white tea varieties. This highly renowned leaf is a connoisseur favorite, and also attracts foodies with its subtly fragrant notes. Here is everything you need to know about this truly unique tea.   Bai Mudan or White Peony Tea Let’s start with a little reminder of the …

festivals

This summer’s unmissable festivals

The summer months often mean vacations, relaxing by the sea, and ice creams enjoyed on a terrace. But for the Kusmi Communications Team, summer also means festivals with friends! The sunny days are the perfect time to let loose at an unforgettable event. Read on to discover our unmissable festivals for summer 2019!   Léna, …

Summer Plans with Two Kusmi Tea Co-Workers

Summer vacations are almost here! Do you know where you’re going to spend yours? If not, then don’t worry, you might just find some inspiration in this article! Two co-workers from Kusmi Tea reveal all about their summer plans and also their must-have to bring with them! Léa, the office globetrotter Can you introduce yourself …

Genmaicha

Have you heard of Genmaicha?

Mixed with grains of brown rice, genmaicha is a truly unique variety of green tea. Read on to discover its history and characteristics while you imagine drinking in its full-bodied fragrances. And don’t forget, you can enjoy it at any time of day!   What is genmaicha? Genmaicha made with sencha or bancha varieties of …

Week-ends

The Communications Team’s Weekends

The arrival of the long weekends in May always coincides with the first hot, sunny days. In the run up to this exciting month, the Kusmi Tea Communications Team decided to share its tips, habits, hotspots, and favorite destinations so you can make the most of these spring weekends!   Guilaine – Communications Director I …

Tropiques

Tropics in the city

You have probably heard the exciting news that Tropical White has arrived! This delicate tea with natural aromas of mango and passion fruit is an invitation to adventure – and more specifically in the tropics. But the tropics are not necessarily that far away… Here is a selection of addresses from the Communications Team for …

The multifaceted white tea leaf

Whether black, green, or white, the colors and flavors of tea leaves vary greatly. But they are all sourced from the same plant – the tea bush, or camellia sinensis. But what creates such diversity? Simply put, they are processed in different ways and have varying rates of oxidation! Black teas are highly oxidized, while …

Our selection of tropical destinations

The mere mention of the word tropical makes us daydream of sunshine, palm trees, and crystal-clear seas. Paradisiacal vacations and exotic discoveries spring to mind. Keep this feeling going and let your imagination run wild. Prepare your bottle of monoi oil, sarong, and sun hat, and get inspired as you browse our selection of must-visit …

An extra hour to spend…

This may be the last time we change the clocks, so let’s make the best of these extra hour by indulging both our bodies and minds!   An extra hour to spend exercising There’s no denying that exercise is essential for our physical and psychological health and offers a range of benefits. Those who do …

Legendary Trains: The Hiram Bingham

If you are one of our loyal regular readers, you will probably have been closely following our beloved saga of legendary trains! J And if so, you may also think that we have no more ideas left… But you would be wrong! Following on from the Trans-Siberian Railway, the Orient Express, the Sri Lankan Podi Menike …

tendances printemps

Spring trends 2019

Spring fashion trends are everywhere in stores and magazines, and so we are not going to repeat what you already know! Instead, we have decided to draw inspiration from this season to offer you some different ideas. Read on to discover our selection! 1/ Get your sneakers on Sneakers have become must-have pieces both day …

pavlova

Russian Afternoon Tea with Pavlova

As part of the Russian afternoon tea series, Charles and Ava have concocted a recipe for a Pavlova, an iconic Russian cake made with meringue and fresh fruit. You may have heard of the dessert, but do you know where it comes from? The name is actually inspired by the light-footed grace of the renowned …

Fleur d'oranger

In search of the legendary orange blossom

Orange blossom is both delicate and bold, and generally enjoyed by all. Used in cooking, perfumery, and even in cosmetics, its sophisticated aromas are as popular as its properties. Come with us as we find out more about this tantalizingly sweet flower. Bitter orange Did you know? Just as there are two types of orange …