Dilmah Tea Blog

  • Founder’s Story
    Admin Mar 21, 2020

    Founder’s Story

    In 1950’s, the tea industry was taken over by a few large corporates, this led to the commoditization of the product which diminished the quality of Ceylon Tea by blending it with other teas. The multinational companies no longer produced tea with care and artistry. Companies began to manufacture...

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  • Is Dilmah Tea Ethical?
    Admin Mar 21, 2020

    Is Dilmah Tea Ethical?

    Dilmah is the world’s first ethically sourced tea. And what does this really mean? Our teas are entirely produced in Sri Lanka and with a portion of profits shared with the wider community, to improve the lives of the tea estate workers and the community at large through the work carried out by...

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  • How to make the perfect cup of tea
    Admin Mar 21, 2020

    How to make the perfect cup of tea

    In most countries, a cup of tea is an integral part among many other things that one may do in the morning. Everyone probably has their own guide to tea making- the debate is whether the tea leaves go in first or after, or whether it is milk-in-first-or-after. However, fear not, just follow our expert...

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  • Is Dilmah Tea good for you?
    Admin Mar 21, 2020

    Is Dilmah Tea good for you?

    Is tea good for you? We say YES based on the findings of Dr. Tissa Amarakoon and Prof. Robert Grimble in their book ‘Tea & Your Health’. However, if you’re wondering if tea is good for health, we’ve got a few answers to help you figure it out! Tea contains antioxidants, with...

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  • 5 Healthy Herbal Teas You Should Try
    Admin Feb 13, 2020

    5 Healthy Herbal Teas You Should Try

    Tea is one of the most popular beverages in the world. This incredible beverage is packed with nutrients which will help your body perform optimally too. Indeed, the rejuvenating taste and aroma of tea will revitalize your senses and give you an energy boost any time of the day. Herbal teas have also...

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  • Benefits of Drinking Organic Tea
    Admin Feb 13, 2020

    Benefits of Drinking Organic Tea

    Tea is a beloved beverage which many people in the world love. Indeed, not many people can start their days without a steaming cup of tea. There are lots of different variants of tea offered in the market so one will always have a lot of options to consider. Organic tea has gained immense popularity...

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  • Tea and Weight loss
    Admin Dec 12, 2019

    Tea and Weight loss

    Tea and health doesn’t sound like a match made in heaven. But, surprisingly researchers have found that compared to most beverages, health benefits of tea are greater. Tea has the biggest impact on losing weight and in weight maintenance. In fact, health benefits of tea are plenty. A cup of plain...

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  • How to make a perfect cup of tea?
    Admin Dec 12, 2019

    How to make a perfect cup of tea?

    The secret to an enjoyable, revitalizing and relaxing cup of tea is in making the perfect cup of tea,that is tea that is perfectly brewed and served. As simple as it may sound, most tea drinkers however fail to enjoy their cup and loose the pleasure and natural goodness that tea offers by not knowing...

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  • Everything you need to know about caffeine in Tea
    Admin Dec 02, 2019

    Everything you need to know about caffeine in Tea

    For centuries, tea has been known to be enriched with many chemical and mineral compounds that are refreshing, relaxing and stimulating at the same time. Regardless of the type of tea, the raw material of tea remains the same Camellia Sinensis bud better known as the tea plant. Information about tea...

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  • What is Black tea, everything you should know
    Admin Nov 06, 2019

    What is Black tea, everything you should know

    Black Tea It is said that tea is the most popular beverage, next to water. The two most common teas in the market are Black Tea and Green Tea. The fundamental difference between black tea and green tea is in the processing of the two. While the processing of black tea gives full rein to the enzyme Polyphenoloxidase,...

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  • What’s the Difference Between Green and Black Tea?
    Admin Sep 17, 2019

    What’s the Difference Between Green and Black Tea?

    Tea the most popular beverage.  Tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world next to water. Of all types of tea consumed, Ceylon black tea, produced in Sri Lanka, is considered the best tea in the world and the most popular. Sri Lanka green tea is not far behind. Green tea has been gaining...

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  • How is Tea harvested?
    Admin Sep 11, 2019

    How is Tea harvested?

    Tea is one of the most sought after beverages in the world and it is consumed from Asia to America. There are many varieties of tea and so many tea producing regions across the world. Tea, scientifically known as Camellia Sinesis, can be grown in tropical or subtropical areas. Tea plants prefer an acidic...

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  • The top tea producing countries in Asia
    Admin Sep 11, 2019

    The top tea producing countries in Asia

    It seems like coffee is the go-to thing, but in reality, the world runs on tea. Tea is the second most consumed beverage after water. With 5000 years of rich history, tea is known to have originated in China. Tea then gradually spreaded to UK in the 17th century, mainly through exports via Dutch East...

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  • The Origin of Tea
    Admin Sep 11, 2019

    The Origin of Tea

    The birth of tea is a mix of myths and ancient stories. However, the practice of drinking tea has begun long ago in China. According to legends, tea was found somewhere in 2737 BC by the Chinese Emperor Shen Nong, a skilled ruler and scientist. The legend says, when Shen Nong was boiling water in the...

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  • Top 4 Well Known Tea Types in the World
    Admin Jan 16, 2019

    Top 4 Well Known Tea Types in the World

    Tea, is a magnificent herb. Depending on the method of processing, different types of real tea are obtained. Real tea refers to the products made using the tender shoots of the ‘tea plant’, also known as Camellia Sinensis. With that being said, the world’s most popular tea types are,...

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