“All true tea lovers not only like their tea strong, but like it a little stronger with each year that passes.” – George Orwell
Gerry Vandergrift - Tea Master Level 5
Gerry recommends: Grand Breakfast — English Black Tea
John Hales – Tea Master Level 5
John recommends: Japan Sencha Mikado — Green Tea
John Chaffey – Tea Master Level 4
John recommends: Orange Pekoe — English Black Tea
Kathryn Duncan – Tea Master Level 3
A key member of our team since 1992, Kathryn’s voyages have infused her with a deep knowledge of the tea trade. Blending-expert, Master Taster and tea aficionado, Kathryn is a trusted customer resource with a wide-ranging global outlook.
Kathryn recommends: Turmeric Ginger Peach — Functional Black Tea
Hannah Vandergrift – Tea Master Level 1
Growing up in the tea industry gives Hannah a global perspective on the international nature of our business. After completing a degree in education, she joined the company full-time in 2014. Her creative input on customer needs has proven invaluable time and time again.
Hannah recommends: Kyoto Cherry Rose — Green Tea