9TH MARCH 2020

2020 Mother’s Day Competition

Win Mother’s Day flowers, homegrown Single Estate Tea and top treats from Biscuiteers  Fill out the form below for your entry into our Mother’s Day [ … ]

26TH FEBRUARY 2020

Brexit Brew

In January 2020 a one-off tea tin to recognise Brexit was released. The small tea blend sold out to mainly European customers who appreciated the context [ … ]

2ND JANUARY 2020

New Year Honours for the Most British Tea in History!

Epicure have announced the results from a huge batch of tastings conducted in the USA, confirming that Tregothnan is ranked in the very TOP tier [ … ]

19TH DECEMBER 2019

12 Drummers drumming spiced Christmas cocktail

On the twelfth day of Christmas we give to you a delicious Spiced Christmas cocktail. Much like the Drummers Drumming, this cocktail’s flavour has a [ … ]

18TH DECEMBER 2019

11 peppermint pipers piping

And on the 11th day we bring you Peppermint Pipers Piping. This cocktail has a refreshing menthol kick and is the perfect way to start [ … ]

17TH DECEMBER 2019

10 Lords a-leaping

On the tenth day of Christmas, we give you not only a cocktail suitable for any Lord but one in which Charles Grey himself would [ … ]

17TH DECEMBER 2019

9 ladies dancing

And on the 9th day, we give you The Tregothnan Trumpet. This delightfully fruity cocktail is perfect for a New Years eve party. Containing our [ … ]

17TH DECEMBER 2019

8 maids a-milking

On the 8th day of Christmas, we have created a cocktail that can perfectly complement or replace a pudding! In this festive cocktail, we are [ … ]

17TH DECEMBER 2019

7 swans-a-swimming royal-tea cocktail

On the seventh day of Christmas, we bring you our Royal-Tea cocktail. It is common knowledge that the Swan is the Queen’s bird, so why [ … ]

17TH DECEMBER 2019

6 Grey Geese are laying

On the sixth day of Christmas, we give you the Teatini! This unique take on a classic cocktail bases its flavour around the first tea grown [ … ]

16TH DECEMBER 2019

5 Gold Rings

On the fifth day of Christmas, we give you the Five Golden Rings cocktail! This cocktail will dazzle any who tastes this delightful beverage and [ … ]

15TH DECEMBER 2019

4 calling birds mulled tea

On the 4th day we give you our Calling birds mulled tea. This non-alcoholic cocktail will have you calling for more as the sweet flavouring [ … ]

14TH DECEMBER 2019

3 French Hens Non-Alcoholic cocktail!

For our 3 french hens cocktail, we have chosen a classic 1920’s cocktail originating from France. The Sidecar is said to have originated from an [ … ]

13TH DECEMBER 2019

2 Turtle Doves

On the second day of Christmas, we give you a vibrant Earl Grey cider cocktail. Much like the Turtle Dove, this cocktail is lively, gentle [ … ]

13TH DECEMBER 2019

Partridge in a pear tea!

The first day of Christmas cocktails is the start of twelve delicious recipe ideas using a variety of our teas. Below is the Partridge in [ … ]

13TH DECEMBER 2019

Tregothnan Tea in Japan – an interview with our distributors Andrew and Daijo

Tregothnan Tea is sold all over the world but some of our best customers are in Japan. Japan has a rich tea drinking history and [ … ]

27TH NOVEMBER 2019

How we grew and processed our Cornish Tea!

Dydh da tea lovers! Yes, that’s Cornish for hello as today we will delve into how we achieved the impossible task of growing the First [ … ]

1ST NOVEMBER 2019

Say No to Microplastics in Tea

why our biodegradable packaging is important? With new research from McGill University in Canada to suggest that millions of pieces of microplastic can leak into the [ … ]

15TH OCTOBER 2019

Wild Escapes at Home Spa

Wild Escapes are now offering an exclusive spa experience. Partnering with Home Spa Cornwall, our luxury cottages in Coombe will feature a wide range of beauty and [ … ]

11TH OCTOBER 2019

Tregothnan shortlisted for Employer of the Year 2019

      We are proud to announce we have been shortlisted for Truro and Penwith College’s SME Employer of the year, building from our successes [ … ]

11TH OCTOBER 2019

Tregothnan and Glenburn’s Tea Estate Twinning

Glenburn, in Darjeeling, India,  is a particularly wonderful tea estate with whom Tregothnan have worked closely for many years. When the Tregothnan team undertook the [ … ]

30TH AUGUST 2019

Here’s Looking at Yuzu Margarita

HERE’S LOOKING AT YUZU This super tart yuzu Margarita is intriguingly refreshing with a hint of agave syrup. The aromatic ginger and lemongrass give it [ … ]

28TH JUNE 2019

Happy National Cream Tea Day 2019

Happy National Cream Tea Day! We’re not saying you ever need an excuse to enjoy a cream tea, but quite frankly it would be rude [ … ]

12TH JUNE 2019

British Flowers Week | Why buy British flowers?

This week it’s British Flowers Week, a spectacular national celebration of British flowers, plants and foliage founded by the New Covent Garden Market! The celebration [ … ]

7TH JUNE 2019

A cream tea collaboration like no other

Tregothnan and Rodda’s have partnered to create delicious new tea blend, ‘Cornish Afternoon Tea’, matched perfectly for a classic cream tea. Rodda’s ‘Cornish Afternoon Tea’ [ … ]

27TH MAY 2019

A ‘celebritea’ who’s who at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is an annual celebrity-spotting event, Tregothnan has many celebrity fans who visit the show every year. This year was no [ … ]

1ST APRIL 2019

Mother’s Day competition winner

A big thank you to everyone who submitted their entries to our fabulous Mother’s Day competition. We were so touched by the number of people [ … ]

21ST MARCH 2019

Mother’s Day Flowers Competition

Enter our fabulous Mother’s Day competition by clicking here and filling in the form. Win Cornish goodies for your Mum from Cornish Sea Salt’s Living [ … ]

5TH MARCH 2019

New Cornwall Connection gives a boost for tea tourism

A new direct flight from Newquay Cornwall Airport to Heathrow could be a major boost for tea tourism in Cornwall. The inaugural flight will be [ … ]

18TH JANUARY 2019

Tregothnan’s Garden Tea

Ingredients  150 ml Tregothnan Loose Leaf Peppermint Tea (Buy Here) 50 ml Tregothnan Loose Leaf Green Tea (Buy Here) 1tsp Sugar 50ml Apple Juice Slice [ … ]

14TH JANUARY 2019

Healthy Tea with Benefits

Could healthy tea be a great reason not to feel miserable about January? In January the sparkle and frivolity of Christmas fades into the distant [ … ]

2ND NOVEMBER 2018

The New Commoditea

This week, Telegraph columnist, Pip Sloan, commented on the growing awareness of single origin tea on a nation of people used to buying the same [ … ]

17TH OCTOBER 2018

Tregothnan’s Apprentices recognised at 2018 Awards Ceremony

We are delighted to annouce that both our nominated apprentices were recognised in the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards which took place last Friday 12th October, at [ … ]

18TH SEPTEMBER 2018

Farnborough Airshow Competition Winner Drawn!

We are delighted to announce the winner of the competition we ran at the Farnborough International Airshow has been drawn. The lucky recipient of a [ … ]

11TH SEPTEMBER 2018

Tea and biscuits – a brand new partnership

You’re probably thinking, but there’s nothing new about that combination?! But… we do have news about this brilliant British pairing.  Tregothnan have collaborated with award-winning [ … ]

4TH SEPTEMBER 2018

Apprentices shortlisted for Apprenticeship Awards 2018

Bethan and Sam from Tregothnan have both been successfully shortlisted for the Accountancy and Construction Apprentices of the Year categories at the 2018 Cornwall Apprenticeship [ … ]

6TH AUGUST 2018

Chamomile tea production booms in the ‘mini Med’ heat

The heatwave in Britain has created a mini Mediterranean in the UK . Plants like our chamomile fields have been thriving in the heat and [ … ]

20TH JULY 2018

A First for British Charcoal in Smoke-Free Zones

For the first time ever, Tregothnan’s British charcoal has been awarded a smoke-free certification from DEFRA. Tregothnan’s high grade charcoal has been through rigorous testing [ … ]

16TH JUNE 2018

Brand new boxes are out now! | Earl Grey Tea Gift

The gorgeous new packs are one click away and in selected retailers. Try the stylish and naturally invigorating Earl Grey Tea, the famous Classic Tea, [ … ]

17TH MAY 2018

Royal Wedding Competition with Fleur of England Lingerie

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are due to be married on May 19th in Windsor. Celebrate this weekend’s historic event by entering this royal wedding [ … ]

14TH MAY 2018

Tea bush care with SmartPlant App

If your tea bushes could speak, what would they say? Tregothnan is delighted to be working with Smart Plant – an app that makes essential, [ … ]

3RD MAY 2018

£50,000 donated to charity from the UK’s largest garden open weekend

Our sights were set on a new world record for the open garden weekend on 21st and 22nd April this year. In 2017 we set [ … ]

2ND MAY 2018

Goodbyes for Tregothnan team members

It’s all change in the trading department with our Tregothnan team members on this unusual Wednesday in May. Today we must say goodbye to two [ … ]

2ND MAY 2018

Two bastions of Britishness, blended and brewed

Released today, Tregothnan’s new Spitfire Tea is a celebration of the brave men and women who protected our skies since the first RAF planes flew 100 [ … ]

17TH APRIL 2018

A World of Pure Imagination | Win prizes worth over £1,200!

Enter ‘a world of pure imagination’ with our Golden Ticket tea competition at this year’s Charity Garden opening, with a prize package valued over £1,200! [ … ]

11TH APRIL 2018

Open Garden Weekend 2018 | In support of the Merlin MS Centre

This April on the 21st and 22nd of April we will host the UK’s largest charity Garden Weekend in aid of The Merlin MS Centre, [ … ]

29TH MARCH 2018

‘The world doesn’t owe us a living’ – Tregothnan featured on BBC Newsnight.

Our famous tea gardens featured on BBC Newsnight on Tuesday, focusing on the effects that Brexit might have on businesses within Cornwall – especially those [ … ]

29TH MARCH 2018

Spend National Tea Day in the home of British tea.

This April sees our usually private botanical garden open its gates to the public – an event that occurs only once a year. With a [ … ]

26TH MARCH 2018

Tregothnan needs you! Help us in our record breaking attempt this April.

This April on the 21st and 22nd we will host The UK’s Largest Open Garden Weekend and we have our sights set on breaking a [ … ]

28TH FEBRUARY 2018

The Botanical Garden This Week | Spring Flowers

This week the country shivers and many people are advised to stay inside because of the affects of the “Beast from the East”. To cheer [ … ]

20TH FEBRUARY 2018

Fuel with honey – honey for runners

Honey is well known for its natural health benefits over refined sugar and artificial sweeteners for healthy weight management. There is research to suggest that [ … ]

5TH FEBRUARY 2018

New stockist in Norway

We warmly welcome a new international stockist – Ikke Bare Brød. Ikke Bare Brød is a stylish organic bakery located in the town of Porsgrunn [ … ]

22ND JANUARY 2018

Tregothnan is recognised as a Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer

We are delighted to announce that we have been recognised in the prestigious Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer list. The list is compiled annually by [ … ]

17TH JANUARY 2018

The secret to creativi-TEA, lies in the cup.

With Blue Monday only a few days behind us, many of us are struggling to get those creative juices flowing this January. A new study [ … ]

4TH JANUARY 2018

Veganuary and Dry January

New year, new you. But don’t worry you can still drink tea. With 2018 so far seeing the rise of Veganuary and Dry January and [ … ]

19TH DECEMBER 2017

Cornish Lithium signs deal with Tregothnan

We can now announce an historic agreement with Cornish Lithium to explore for and develop lithium in hot spring brines. Tregothnan’s china clay, tin and [ … ]

18TH DECEMBER 2017

Tregothnan’s Great British Christmas Bake Off

Today was a great day in the calendar of events at Tregothnan, in fact today was a Great British Bake Off day! The staff at [ … ]

4TH DECEMBER 2017

Tregothnan Spiced Cider Christmas Recipe

  Spiced Cider Christmas Recipe The perfect winter warmer to add to your Christmas menu   Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 Litre Apple Cider 2 tbsp [ … ]

20TH NOVEMBER 2017

Tregothnan’s London Pop Up Shop Now Open

Opening times for 37 Neal Street, London WC2H 9PU Mon: 10am-7pm Tues: 10am-7pm Weds: 10am-7pm Thurs: 10am-8pm Fri: 10am-7pm Sat: 10am-7pm Sun: 12pm-6pm The Tregothnan [ … ]

18TH NOVEMBER 2017

2017 Success at the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards

Following our success in 2016 at The Truro and Penwith College Cornwall Apprenticeship awards, we were honoured to head to the 2017 ceremony last Friday [ … ]

1ST NOVEMBER 2017

Afternoon Tea with a view at the OXO Tower

If you’re looking for somewhere special for a luxurious afternoon tea, then you should look no further than the iconic Oxo Tower at London’s South [ … ]

18TH OCTOBER 2017

Tea Gardens Inside the Royal Academy

On Saturday 14th October, we were honoured to be a part of the Royal Academy RA250 fundraising campaign by supporting a “Triple Private View” exhibition [ … ]

7TH OCTOBER 2017

Meet The Team – Julie Burley

Julie Burley Operations Manager Julie joined Tregothnan in July 2015 having previously worked for Cornwall Air Ambulance as Head of Retail.  At Cornwall Air Ambulance [ … ]

25TH SEPTEMBER 2017

A Brilliant British Launch | Liberty & Tregothnan

  A Brilliant British Launch.   Tregothnan has teamed up with Liberty London – one of the most iconic British establishments of all time. We [ … ]

20TH SEPTEMBER 2017

Meet The Team – Terry Herron

Terry Herron Forestry and Woodland Manager Terry joined Tregothnan in the summer of 2014 as the Forestry and Woodland Manager, responsible for all the woodland [ … ]

4TH SEPTEMBER 2017

Meet The Team – Richard Millgate

  Richard Millgate Regional Sales Manager Richard joined Tregothnan in 2015 as the manager of the sales team with a focus on building export sales [ … ]

22ND AUGUST 2017

August sun scorch threatens tea leaves in Cornwall

It’s August. The schools are out. Unfortunately the sun is not! However, regardless monsoon of conditions recently seen in the South-West of England, our tea [ … ]

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