Tea Stories

When it comes to tea, we have quite a few stories to tell and experiences to share. In this section, we’ve gathered all these stories for you. You will find interesting articles on tea, background information on Arte & Zayne and our very own Tea Blog.

As a profound ‘Welcome!’ into our mesmerizing world of tea.

Stories

The Story of Tea

We like to think that our teas are not just teas. Our teas tell stories. Stories from all over the world. From places we have seen, from the people, we have met in them and from all the cultures we have come to discover. What is tea? The story of tea all starts with a […]

September 2020 Read more

The Story behind Arte & Zayne

We like to think that our teas are not just teas. Our teas tell stories. Stories from all over the world. From places we have seen, from the people, we have met in them and from all the cultures we have come to discover. Mesmerised by the world of tea We are Arte & Zayne: […]

September 2020 Read more

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Hot tea is perfect for summer

On a scorching summer day, you tend to gravitate towards a cold drink rather than a cup of hot tea. But did you know that drinking a hot drink can actually lower your body temperature? Several scientific studies, including a 2012 study by researchers at Ottawa University in Canada, prove that drinking a hot drink […]

June 2021 Read more

Homemade Organic Iced Tea: refreshing, thirst quenching and super healthy!

Iced tea is the perfect thirst quencher for a tropical summer day. A cold glass of iced tea can be just as refreshing as a dip in the pool! Of course, iced tea tastes best and is most healthy when you make it yourself. And this is by far not as difficult as it may […]

March 2021 Read more

How to store tea. The do’s and don’ts

Tea has a very long shelf life. At least if you keep some things in mind and understand that light, air, moisture, heat and odour are the enemies of tea. Light  The UV rays in (sun) light bleaches tea leaves and can cause your teas’ taste and aroma to almost completely disappear. Always keep your […]

February 2021 Read more

Tea, Love & Chocolate: Arte & Zayne Valentine’s Day Special

Tea, Love & Chocolate: Arte & Zayne Valentine’s Day Special A delight to give, a joy to receive and a sweet and enchanting adventure of the senses for you and your Valentine to enjoy. Tea, Chocolate & Valentine’s Day go together like Romeo & Juliet.  For this February 14th, Arte & Zayne presents a charming […]

February 2021 Read more
Make tea like a tea sommelier

Make tea like a tea sommelier

Brewing tea is much more than just pouring boiling water into a teapot. By following these 6 tips you’ll make a top-notch brew every time.   How much tea to use As a general rule, we recommend you use between 12 and 15 grams of loose tea per litre of water. For a large cup [...]
December 2020 Read more
Tea to serve with Christmas dinner

Tea to serve with Christmas dinner

Nothing is the same this year. Not even Christmas. So why not see it as a prime time to break with the old traditions and customs and try something completely new? Enhance your Christmas gathering with fine tea instead of wine, for example. Taste-wise, tea is as delicious and as complex as a glass of [...]
December 2020 Read more
Yellow tea - Rare, exclusive & delightful! || Arte & Zayne

Yellow tea – Rare, exclusive & delightful!

Yellow tea is considered the rarest tea in the world. It is produced in small batches in an extremely delicate way and is only available outside of China on a very limited basis. A batch of high-quality organic yellow tea is very difficult to get your hands on. But… once you have that, then you […]

July 2020 Read more

Skal – Arte & Zayne teas are CERTIFIED organic

Assuring the commitment – Arte & Zayne teas are CERTIFIED organic At Arte & Zayne, we sell only 100% organic teas and tisanes. And this is not just a claim we make. Since control authority Skal Biocontrole has identified us as a certified organic company, we can be absolutely, 100% certain of it. And we’re […]

July 2020 Read more
Organic Tea versus Non Organic Tea || Arte & Zayne

Organic Tea vs Non Organic Tea

For the average consumer it is not easy to know whether or not organic tea is better than conventional tea. Besides, there’s a lot of discussion on whether or not it actually matters. Here’s what we think.

April 2020 Read more

Quarantea Time – Tea and COVID-19

This short article is a kindly reminder of how valuable tea can be, especially in stressing times like these. A cup of tea can make so much difference, to both body and mind. The joy of drinking tea, as well as the art of making it.

April 2020 Read more

Why not make it dry 2020?

Een nieuw jaar, een nieuwe levensstijl. Voor veel mensen stond januari in het teken van gezondheid, of minstens goede voornemens in die richting. Dry January is hot!

February 2020 Read more
Learn How To Make The Perfect Cup Of Tea With Arte & Zayne

How to make the perfect cup of tea

At Arte & Zayne, all our effort goes into pursuing perfection and delivering unique taste experiences through our carefully created loose leaf teas. But is there actually such a thing as the perfect cup of tea?

June 2019 Read more