Tea Tasting Events July 2021

We welcome you to our Summer Tea Tasting events in Basel ane Zurich throughout the month of July

1. Matcha Brewing with Andras on July 9th at Time to Tea Basel 

Drinking Matcha, the Japanese powdered green tea, is a particular experience and one can develop how to enjoy it to the levels of an art. Since Matcha is rich in antioxidants and vitamins, it is a healthy beverage to consume regularly. In addition, its active substances improve mood and enhance concentration.


What's not to love about it?

Along with Sunita Kour, the owner of Time To Tea Basel and Andras Szonyi, a Matcha enthusiast we are organizing👇

MY MATCHA MOMENT

Andras will share tips on how to enjoy Matcha in everyday life including basic etiquettes when consuming the tea, so you can learn how to brew healthy Japanese Matcha at home simply in a proper way.

Know Andras Szonyi

Andras is a brain scientist from Budapest, Hungary, who has been living and working in Basel for two years. Matcha is an organic part of his daily routine for several years now. He has experienced and tried Matcha in Japan, Hungary and in Switzerland too, and he is happy to share what he learned about the history, preparation and consumption of this special type of tea.

Here is what to expect from our My Matcha Moment Workshop:

🍵 Learning about tea in general and Japanese Matcha in detail, including cultivation, preparation and its historical role in Japanese culture

🍵 Andras demonstrates how to prepare Matcha at home for everyday consumption

🍵 You will have the possibility to brew and drink your own Matcha with on-site assistance from Sunita and Andras

By the end of our My Matcha Moment session, you will have learned sufficient about the various types of Japanese Matcha teas and their differences, so you will be able to choose the proper type for your own consumption. You will also have learned the traditional way of preparing Matcha tea using classical Matcha equipment. By this you will be part of the community of the ever-growing Matcha lovers from Switzerland and the globe.

The My Matcha Moment workshop will take place at Time to Tea, Maulbeerstrasse 4, Basel 4058. The language of the workshop is English. Keeping Covid guidelines and the health of our guests in mind, we will have LIMITED SPACES and every participant will be given a personal Matcha Kit or is requested to bring in their own tools to keep the event intimate and safe.

We also kindly ask you to bring or email us your Vaccination Certificate at techiesttt@gmail.com or bring an evidence of a quick Covid test report prepared on the day of the workshop for satisfaction of all the members of the group. Please also let us know if you have any food allergies.

YOU WILL ENJOY THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS:

A COMPLETE MY MOMENT MATCHA KIT that includes:

🍵Premium 20g/ Ceremonial Grade 30g Matcha

🍵Matcha bowl "chawan"

🍵Bamboo whisk "chasen"

🍵Matcha spoon "chashaku"

🍵A Cup of Matcha to drink

🍵An in-house snack/sweet

*Valued at 85 CHF for Premium Matcha/ 110 CHF for Ceremonial Matcha

ALL-IN INTRODUCTORY TICKET PRICE: CHF 100 for Premium Matcha Kit/ CHF 125 for Ceremonial Matcha Kit/ CHF 35 entry ticket if you bring your own tools and Matcha (We will happily serve you a Cup of Matcha and a snack).

We will offer 15% discount on purchasing our certified Japanese Matcha teas, as well as Matcha tools to all the participants, however, we request you to reserve your order for Matcha tools beforehand latest by July 5th as we do not stock tools in bulk. 

See you at My Matcha Moment!

 

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    2.Tea Tasting event at Zurich on July 17th

 

Think you know your teas? Put your knowledge to the test, and discover some fantastic new varieties while you're at it! In an exclusive Tea tasting workshop, you'll learn about different grades of black teas, their properties and some health values. Guests will also experience our speciality teas, some bites AND will get to sample several loose leaf teas that cannot be found in Zurich stores or restaurants. Sunita Kour, Founder of Time to Tea Basel, will educate guests on the basics of tea tasting, then guide them through sampling each tea with its paired snack or sweet. This is an occasion for curious customers to experience our products and services. As you sip on around 8 to 10 different Teas, you'll learn about the unique growing region they're from, the people involved, the characteristics of each tea, and the amazing health benefits they provide. All from the comfort of a wonderful location in Winkel!

We will also bring in limited quantity of Tea packs for sale but you are requested to book or order your Tea before the event to avoid chances of not being able to grab one. While having all this Fun, you can also treat yourself with a cup of Chai, specially prepared using Masala Chai blend from Sunita.


Tickets
∎ Ticket for 1 to the Tea tasting, a handmade snack/sweet, a Cup of Tea, including a sample Tea kit for you to take home or taste on spot

Highlights
→ Enjoy a Tea tasting class from the comfort of a beautiful location in Winkel
→ Learn about the teas you'll taste, from their history to their amazing health benefits
→Participants also get a 15 percent discount coupon for their online purchase

Some Specialities we plan to Taste Together with you:
👉Darjeeling 1st Flush Black
👉Darjeeling 2nd Flush Black
👉Asaam Black FBOP(Borenjuli Tea Estate)
👉Earl Gray
👉Margaret's Hope
👉Quarrier's Dream
👉Assam Organic Green
👉Moroccan Mint
👉Rose Green
👉Tulsi Green Tea
👉Sencha Green
👉Milky Oolong
👉Darjeeling Oolong

All inclusive Price of CHF 45 per person

Price includes
→ 10 mystery tea samples one cup each
→ Handmade snack or sweet with a Cup of Tea
→Participation in Tea Tasting Event


General Info
→ Date: Monday July 17th, 2021
→ Time: 1 pm–3 pm
→ Location: Romerweg 1, 8185 Winkel

 

Sunita, Your Tea Lady From Time to Tea 

PaarTea with friends!

At Time to Tea, we believe that time is best spent with good company. Our afternoon tea parties are intended to bring people together, near and far.

 

3. Join us for a moment of gathering and sharing joy together, with matcha tasting, meditation and Intuitive Painting.
This event is reserved for Women, and places are limited.

Registration is required.

The contribution for the matcha tasting, tea/ coffee, snacks, painting materials and teaching fee are all included: 85CHF. You can book a Matcha Kit separately considering Covid so you can brew your own Matcha after tasting. 

Premium 20g/ Ceremonial Grade 30g Matcha

🍵Matcha bowl "chawan"

🍵Bamboo whisk "chasen"

🍵Matcha spoon "chashaku"

🍵A Cup of Matcha to drink

🍵A Matcha whish holder

ALL-IN INTRODUCTORY TICKET PRICE: CHF 115 for Premium Matcha Kit/ CHF 135 for Ceremonial Matcha Kit.

You can bring your own tools and Matcha (We will happily serve you a Cup of Matcha and a snack).

We will offer 15% discount on purchasing our certified Japanese Matcha teas, as well as Matcha tools to all the participants, however, we request you to reserve your order for Matcha tools beforehand latest by July 23rd as we do not stock tools in bulk.