Social Ethos: Ethical Tea Partnership Fair Trade certified growers Organic Handling: USDA NOP Certified Organic Handling: CFIA COR Certified (Canadian Organic Regime) EU Organic: Organic Farmers and Growers (OF&G) Certified Food Safety: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points Program AVENDRA, Quality Assurance Supplier Audit Food Security: C-TRAT Customs Trade Canadian Food Inspection Agency




  WISE TEA GARDEN® is a subsidiary Tea House - Coffee Shop of Irene & Mr. Sheep® Co., Toronto, Canada. We specialize in deluxe and premium quality Whole Leaf Teas, Hand-Roasted Coffee, Tea Dressings, and Organic non-GMO Foods. All tea products we sell are certified in Canada and meet EU / Canada / USA / Japan specifications for agricultural inputs. All organic teas are HACCP, NOP, COR and/or EU Organic certified, and lab-tested in Guelph University, Ontario. Packed at a HACCP certified facility in Canada, Canadian Food Safe guaranteed, Fair Trade and ETP certified.

There are more than 150 varieties of whole leaf teas and tea blending components in our inventory. Raw tea origins: The world's most experienced, safest, reputable and ethical estates of Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Java, Kenya, India, Nepal, China and South Africa. Coffee Beans are originated from East Africa and South America.

At our store, whole leaf teas are sold in vacuum-sealed packs of various weights, by pieces (Artisan handcrafted teas), and in corn-fiber pyramid tea bags. For orders over $350, an additional volume purchase discount applies.

We are also glad to offer for our customers a deluxe quality Handcrafted Chocolate, Vanilla Beans, and a Canadian treasure - Organic Maple Syrup from The Canadian Organic Maple Co. - one of the single largest organic maple producers in the world. In our Maple Sugar Bakery, we post our Recipes.

A good tea is a great antioxidant. It is a fact proven by centuries of its use.

  › Expire date for all teas is between 2029-2037 guaranteed.
It is printed on each pack by manufacturer.
› Pyramid Tea Bags (PTB) with Whole Leaf Teas are made from PLA fiber which derived from sugar cane, corn or cassava. The string, tag and tea bag are all biodegradable and compostable.

 



       
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Tea Facts
There are three natural subspecies of a tea plant: Chinese variety, Assam variety and Cambod variety. Chinese subspecies grow to a height of 3-4 meters and form a dome shape. Assam subspecies are trees with the height of about 18 meters and large leaves up to 30cm long. Cambod is a hybrid of Chinese and Assam varieties and is mainly used to create new cultivars since it can be hybridized easily. There are thousands of tea plant varieties created by natural selection or crossbreeding. They all differ in leaf colour and size, colour of flower at its base (can be pinkish or yellowish), caffeine level, content of polyphenols and tannin. - Sources: Jane Pettigrew's World of Tea - Discovering Producing Regions and Their Teas; The Drink That Changed the World by Laura C. Martin.



Orders are processed within 48 hours, Mon-Fri. We ship within North America and Internationally to United Kingdom, Switzerland, Australia, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Moscow, St Petersburg, Kazan, Mexico City via Canada Post, USPS, FedEx. If Tea/Coffee/Herbs are not banned for importation into your country, we would be glad to serve you »

Regular delivery takes 1-2 business days within Toronto and GTA, 4-10 business days to the other provinces and United States (24-27 business days for US Territories), International Air - 7-18 business days, International Surface - 6-8 weeks. Shipping is free for orders over $250.
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International orders are shipped via traceable air (7-12 business days) or traceable surface (6-8 weeks for delivery). An additional postage might be required. Non-traceable air can be done on request - no insurance provided by Canada Post. Your package is subject to the customs fees, taxes and import duties of the country of destination.


MAR 6-2020, Changes in minimum unit supply: We care about freshness of our teas. Since we carry more than 150 varieties of teas, and some of them, regardless of their exceptional quality, are popular less than others for some reason, and to increase the freshness, we now sell teas and herbs in the original nitrogen-flushed and vacuum-sealed packs with the shelf life of 22 years unopened. Some teas are available pre-packaged in 250g packs or packs of 50 Pyramid Tea Bags.
  TURKISH COFFEE, WISE TEA GARDEN TURKISH COFFEE IN COPPER CEZVE. Photography and Recipe » © WISE TEA GARDEN.


GINGER DRINK RECIPE, WISE TEA GARDEN   GINGER DRINK RECIPE
© WISE TEA GARDEN.


Strengthen your immunity, calm your mind and load yourself with vitamins.
1. Slice a large ginger root thinly, put in a 2L pot, cover with cold distilled water.
2. Bring to boil.
3. Reduce heat, and simmer on a low heat for 10-15 minutes.
4. Remove from heat and let sit for 10-15 min.
5. Drink hot, or when the ginger infusion is at room temperature, enhance it with freshly squeezed organic orange juice: Fill half of the cup/glass with ginger drink and half - orange juice. Put a half of the lime or lemon slice on the top, infuse for a few minutes. Semi-Sweet: Add 1/4 of the cup freshly squeezed organic lemon juice and 1/4 - orange juice. Sour: Replace orange juice with lemon juice, or 1/4 - lemon juice + 1/4 - distilled water.

Approx. proportion: 1 Large size root for approx. 1.5-2 L cold distilled water. Adjust to your taste. Note: Please don't pour freshly squeezed juices into hot ginger infusion. The vitamin C will be destroyed. Fresh Ginger Roots »




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Please use Distilled demineralized water to brew your
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An expire date for Each Tea is between 2029-2037 guaranteed.
 

Tea vary as much
in appearance as
the faces of men.
- Hui Tsung (1082-1135),
Chinese Emperor.

     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     

     

     

 


BREWING, TEA FACTS
Before you start to brew a tea purchased at our shop, please check the recommendations printed on the packing bag of each tea. They are specific to each variety, including water temperature and hot /iced brewing methods. For the best aroma and inviting colour of your cup we strongly recommend the use of distilled demineralized water, or at least freshly boiled filtered water, which doesn't contain a large addition of fluoride and has pH 7 or more (alkaline). Do not boil the same water twice.
The best quality tea is one that is hand plucked.
Tea contains polyphenols (catechins, anthocyanins, phenolic acids), tannin, minerals and vitamins. Polyphenols are tea compounds that act as antioxidants and are beneficial to health and a healthy diet. Please note: White, Green, Oolong, Wellness, and some of Black teas are high or ultra high in polyphenol antioxidants. They can also be either stimulating or relaxing. Please drink them in low to moderate amounts, do not overdose. Instead, try to replace an extra dose of caffeine with physical activities.
Do not mix Tea, including Herbal and Herbal Blending Components except Dried Fruits, with any beverage containing alcohol.
Do not wash inner parts of a teapot with any soap.
Store your teas in glass containers with a tight closer, in cool place and away from direct light, to maintain their freshness, full body, and aroma.
How To Brew: Heat water to boiling. Warm the teapot or an individual cup with a small amount of hot water. Toss out this water and then add the tea leaves to the teapot or cup. Pour boiling water over the tea ( for some teas, if recommended, cool the boiling water for a minute before brewing ). Enjoy your tea time!
Tea can clean the wounds and cuts, and prevent bacterial infection. Use strong tea infusion to wash the wound.
Tea leaves can absorb sweat when you sleep - dry the tea leaves after they were used and put them in pillows. You can also use tea as a foot bath to get rid of the smell and relieve the pain of gout.
Researches show that drinking one or two cups of mild tea after meals can help to break down the fat. It can also help you low the plasma cholesterol and prevent diabetes and arteriosclerosis.


       

  For more information, please visit Natural Standard: The Authority on Integrative Medicine »
Natural Standard was founded by healthcare providers and researchers to provide high-quality, comprehensive, evidence-based, peer-reviewed information about complementary and alternative medicine, including foods, herbs, supplements and natural therapies. Data analysis are performed by health care professionals conducting clinical work and research at academic centers.


   


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