As we know, tea is getting more popular and tea brings great benefits to health and this time we have a chance to walk on a inspirational journey with 888 Tea which is a Malaysia brand that has existed since 1942.
And this round we had learned about the tea which is being offered by 888 Tea & Coffee. For those who does not know about their brands, here are bits and bites about 888 Tea and Coffee
About 888 Tea & Coffee
Owned by Syarikat Thong Guan Trading Sdn Bhd (STGT) who is one o the largest manufacturers and distributers of tea, coffee and other related product. They are one of the company which is listed in the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia since 1997. And for those who have not known, they have granted the HACCP certification and GMP Certification by the Ministry of Health Malaysia besides the Halal Certification by JAKIM, Malaysia. They have also been certified the Organic Quality Management System by the Organic Food Chain PTY. LTD Australia in year 2011. STGT won the Golden Bull Award in the year 2012.
And this time, we learned how to prepare a tea. When preparing tea,we will be starting by measuring out the loose tea and thenwe smell the tea aroma before pouring the hot water in to it. Let it steep for around 2 minutes before pouring out from the cup. And, we also learned that different tea from different places comes with different flavours, and taste.
And during the tea sampling, we also tried a few black tea sampling from some of the places in the world. This is where we sampled the 888 black tea which are sourced mainly from Kenya, China, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and India. Each of it brings you with different taste and flavours.
Asides, we also learned that tea is a beverage that can brings you health benefits such as soothe you when you want to relax. Aside, different tea brings different health benefits such as reduce weight, reduce blooting and many more. It is also believed that drinking tea brings you much health benefits as it will rehydrate yourself and contains of antioxidents.
Go Green Nutritional Wrap
Homemade Black Tea Loaf with Salted Butter
Roasted Smoked Chicken
Black Tea Cookie and Rose Cake
Aside from just drinking tea from the base, one can also have their food made from tea as well as we sample some of these as well. Some of it includes Go Green Nutritional Wrap, Homemade Black Tea Loaf with Salted Butter, Roasted Smoked Chicken, Black Tea Cookie and Rose Cake.
If you are more creative, have your homemade mocktails with tea. Each cup of the mocktail tea comes simply refreshing and good. They also had crafted Romance Tutti Rose, Rapture Milk Rose, Awakening Icy Mango Rose and Choco Vanilla Rose for us to sample during the event.
And for those who are not aware, 888 Tea & Coffee comes with list of variety of tea such as their Signature The Wangi Rose which is their best selling tea in the market. The 888 Tea Wangi gives you with the Fresh Rose Petals aroma that lingers into your cup with the natural tea flavours, alcohol free and non-acerbity.
Asides, they also have the The Wangi Ros Lemon, 888 Black Tea which is popular among the local Mamak, 3 in 1 Instant Milk Tea, 3 in 1 Instant White Coffee, Kopi O and many more.
And their products are widely distributed in Peninsular Malaysia, East Malaysia and is also exported to countries like Thailand, Brunei, China, Singapore, New Zealand, Hong Kong and Taiwan. As in Malaysia, their product are found in major hypermarkets in Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia. This includes Tesco, Giant, Econsave, Mydin, Aeon Big, TF Value, NSK , Hero, Pasaraya Hwa Tai, KP Mart, and many more.