£1,140

Tea Blending Course - 2 full days

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Blends For Friends Ltd

The Tea Barn

Coney Shaw Farm, Kemsing Road

Kemsing

TN15 6NN

United Kingdom

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This 2 day course will be held in partnership with Blends for Friends, at their new facility in Sevenoaks, Kent. The tutor is Alex Probyn.

13th September 9.30am - 5.30pm
14th September 9.30am - 5.30pm

The price includes local transport from/to your accommodation site and/or station to/from the course venue, lunch, snacks and (of course) tea.

Please note, as Blend For Friends is now at a brand new, just built facility, it may not come up on sat nav or google maps as the address has only just been created.

THE COURSE WILL COVER:

  • Basic food hygiene
  • Tour of the working tea blending factory
  • Planning your premises for retail / for catering / for online and wholesale
  • What you need to get started; tools and equipment requirements
  • Blending black teas; English Breakfast - creating a 'classic'. CTCs versus Orthodox
  • Blending white, green and oolong teas
  • Blending oils and flavours; artificial and natural; Creating the perfect Earl Grey
  • Blending fruit and herbal infusions; flowers, seeds, fruits, roots and leaves
  • Blend percentages; dos and don'ts
  • Blending for how the drinker will drink it; different demographics, countries, water quality, adding milk
  • Sourcing the right ingredients; the law, methods of sourcing, ingredients checking and batch control
  • Creating the perfect blend portfolio; the right mix, blend costings, saving blend recipes and creating product specifications
  • Free blending time; creating selection of own recipes
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Blends For Friends Ltd

The Tea Barn

Coney Shaw Farm, Kemsing Road

Kemsing

TN15 6NN

United Kingdom

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