‘Europe - An Exquisite Tea Paradise’
Until 1560, tea was East’s well-kept secret that Europeans weren’t able to invade. Then, a Portuguese Jesuit priest ventured to China on a missionary journey, and was offered a mighty cup of tea. It was then when a European tasted tea for the very first time! Thereafter, on the footsteps of China, India and Japan, Europe soon became a major producer and lover of tea. The magnificence of Europe is also reflected in the quality of its tea, which is why we decided that it deserved some space in our collection.