Bitaco® Tea is an organic, high grown tea located on the western range of the Andes Mountains, in the village of Bitaco, La Cumbre, Colombia. It is a strategic area located between 1800 and 2050 meters above sea level for the production of a specialty, mountain tea.
Organic production and sustainability is assured within NOP (USDA) and EOS regulations, as well as UTZ certification, to provide clean, pure, and natural teas with full traceability, supported by social and environmental accountability.
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From our latest delivery, we have two new fruity options for you, as well as the return of a (new) favourite.
Continue reading What’s New – Summer Fruit!
They’re here! Our shipment of First Flush teas from India arrived yesterday. From Darjeeling, we have teas from Avongrove and Jungpana…and from Assam, the Silver Needle White returns to our catalogue, along with a spring harvest black tea from the Raidang Estate.
Continue reading What’s New – First Flush 2019
We have been receiving one of our orders from China and, as promised, we have two new Pu Erh teas to offer you…
Continue reading What’s New – Pu Erh
We have a new addition to our rooibos offferings – Summer Raspberry! This one has proven to be quite popular already and current stock may be limited. Continue reading Summer Raspberry
We are busy selling tea before the break…in some cases selling out of tea like the very popular Mandal Gaon First Flush Oolong. But we’re excited to announce we have ordered some late season teas that are expected to arrive in the new year. Continue reading December 2018 – End of Year Update
One of our most interesting new arrivals in 2018 was this single trunk, or Dan Cong, black tea from the Phoenix mountains of Guangdong Province (China).
We had heard about these teas over the last year or two…rumours of unique flavours and remarkable aromas derived from volcanic soil and high altitude moss and lichen…and were very interested in giving one a try. We were definitely not disappointed! Continue reading Dan Cong Black Single Trunk
This website has been a long time coming! Tea Trader was one of the first couple of businesses on the internet, the domain was registered in early 1995, we were frequent contributors to rec.food.drink.tea in those early days. In the beginning of this century we even had an early shopping cart! This lapsed after a few years and we’re glad to say it is now back. Continue reading Tea Trader Says – Welcome to Mr Maxey’s Tea!