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23rd April 2015 by Whittard

April's Coffee of the Month: Guatemala Elephant

Guatemala Elephant is April's Coffee of the Month, making it our highlighed bean this month. We love the full bodied flavour of the medium/dark roast with notes of chocolate and honey sweetness. Read on to find out why we adore it so...

April's Coffee of the Month: Guatemala Elephant
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23rd April 2015 by Whittard

April's Tea of the Month: Jasmine Dragon Pearls

Every month put our teas to the taste test, in order to find one special brew to highlight in stores and on our website. This month, our tastebuds were drawn to the delicate Jasmine Dragon Pearls. Read on to find out more about April's Tea of the Month... 

April's Tea of the Month: Jasmine Dragon Pearls
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13th April 2015 by Whittard

Do join us for tea... with a very Alice tea-party.

We do love a tea party at Whittard of Chelsea, so we've put together a three step guide to the perfect topsy-turvy cup of tea at your very own Mad Hatter's Tea Party. Follow our guide and let us know if you host your own party or afternoon tea, we'd love to see your photos so post them on our Facebook wall, Tweet us or tag us on Instagram! Read more to find out our top tips...

Do join us for tea... with a very Alice tea-party.
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9th April 2015 by Whittard

Concoct your own hot chocolate...

Over the past few weeks, we have been asking our customers to suggest their dream hot chocolate flavour through our Facebook app. We received hundreds of wonderful entries and flavour suggestions, and once the entries had closed, the Whittard of Chelsea buying team hand picked their favourite flavours. We've come up with a shortlist of 6 flavours, but now it's down to you. Head over to our Facebook page to vote for your favourite and, if it wins, it'll be on Whittard shelves next Spring. Read more to see the shortlisted flavours...

Concoct your own hot chocolate...
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18th March 2015 by Whittard

Elle Holian's Tiger Earl Grey Caddy

Elle's Tiger design was the winner of our 2014 Design a Tea Caddy competition, where artists and illustrators of all levels submitted their work for the chance to printed onto a Whittard of Chelsea tea caddy! Elle's design joins Rhian's Floral Caddy and Iona's Elephant Caddy to create our Limited Edition range. You can buy Elle's caddy here or in selected Whittard of Chelsea stores. Read on to find out about Elle's design background and inspiration...

Elle Holian's Tiger Earl Grey Caddy
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