Universitea

At the Bird & Blend UniversiTEA you can find resources to help and inspire from masterclasses in making the perfect cuppa for beginners, to teaching the advanced tea master new and innovative ways to drink tea. 

 

Navigate your way through the categories below, right. For beginners we suggest ‘Learn about tea’ and our handy beginner's guide, for the more advanced why not explore our innovative recipes or check out our lifestyle articles.

Top 4 space saving ideas for tea

Our favourite ideas to pimp your tea cupboard - and most are upcycled ...

Black Cow Chai award-winning recipe | Chai Championship '16

Chief Mixologist Krisi wowed the judges with this winning recipe. Chee ...

What is Fairtrade and is it actually fair? (Part 1.)

We look at the Fairtrade industry and answer some key questions... Wha ...

What does Fairtrade mean for the tea industry? (Part 2.)

We continue looking into Fairtrade and see the relationship we have wi ...

White Chocolate & Matcha Muffins

Learn how to make these delicious muffins, a tasty treat that isn't so ...

Mike's matcha masterclass in Japan

Founders Krisi + Mike get out to the homeland of matcha, Japan, to sou ...

Jelly + Ice Cream Milk Bubble Tea

Bluebird's first bubble tea with strawberry jelly + our new summer Jel ...

Iced Chai Recipe - Gingerbread Chai

Our famous iced chai recipe served in our stores + at festivals throug ...

How to get a job as a Tea Mixologist

How to get a job as a Tea Mixologist at our stores, including our upco ...

How to make the perfect cup of loose leaf tea

3 easy steps to brewing the perfect cup of loose leaf tea: it doesn’ ...

Matcha homemade face mask

Use this homemade matcha based face mask to treat your skin to a revit ...

Strawberry Lemonade Iced Tea / Cocktail

Make Bird & Blend Tea Co.’s Strawberry Lemonade loose leaf tea blend ...

Low FODMAP diet friendly teas

Teabird Ashley gives the low-down on teas to enjoy if following the lo ...

Matcha honey recipes and tips

Have you tried our hand-blended matcha RAW honey yet? We've got 5 fla ...

ChariTEA – Unicef’s Syria Appeal + CARE International

This season we’re supporting Unicef’s Syria appeal + Care Internat ...