Blog

Our top summer iced tea brews!

Our top summer iced tea brews!

Summer is finally here! But sunny skies and rising temperatures do more than make our environment a pleasant place. They also provide some very significant benefits to our health and wellbeing. Sunlight helps to regulate almost all our bodily processes, as well as acting as psychological encouragement to improve our lifestyle. At Basilur, we strive to bring you the perfect cup of tea no matter what your mood is or the season is. Every tea lover knows that their Summer is not complete without a good cup of iced tea. Here’s our guide to Basilur’s top iced tea brews to...

Read more →


The different regions from where the finest Ceylon Tea is sourced!

The different regions from where the finest Ceylon Tea is sourced!

Tea is a cornerstone of Sri Lanka, its people and its culture. Tea is not just something close to the heart of Sri Lankan people, but has also become one of the most important pillars of the Sri Lankan economy.  In Sri Lanka tea is grown mainly in the central mountain areas as well as the lower southern regions. These tea growing areas are clearly defined into regions each known for producing tea of a particular and unique character. Several districts, different in terrain, soil composition, rainfall patterns and climatic conditions contribute to the uniqueness in leaf and cup quality!...

Read more →


Experience the Magic of Chinese Tea!

Experience the Magic of Chinese Tea!

The history of Chinese tea is a long and gradual story of refinement. Generations of growers and producers have perfected the Chinese way of manufacturing tea, and its many unique regional variations. The original idea is credited to the legendary Emperor Shennong, who is said to have lived 5 000 years ago. His far-sighted edicts required, among other things, that all drinking water be boiled as a hygienic precaution. Here is a look at the magic of Chinese tea!

Read more →


Fruit infused tea, delicious and healthy!

Fruit infused tea, delicious and healthy!

Fruit-infused iced tea practically screams summer, is one of the biggest signs telling us that summer is almost here. No matter where you are in the world, when the temperature rises, nothing quite beats sipping a refreshing glass of ice cold tea to energise and revitalize yourself. Basilur’s fruit-infused iced teas are great because you can make them in a big batch and drink them throughout the week, or if you are like us, you can drink it all in one sitting! However, fruit infused teas are more than just delicious, and did you know that they are healthy as...

Read more →