Tea Tasting with Alex Probyn - Master Tea Blender at The Langham Hotel
As a master blender, Alex Probyn knows his tea and in this tea tasting and blending workshop based in London's Regent Street, he'll impart some of his vast knowledge. This expert tea taster will show you how to use the slurping and spitting technique to identify different ingredients and flavours of up to 24 different varieties of teas, including herbal infusions as well as more exotic types such as Oolong and Rooibos. During the tea tasting session, Alex will take you through the history of tea and explain the different types and manufacturing techniques associated with the nation's favourite beverage. Then blend your very own cup of tea, designed to fit your own tea tasting desires
- Learn the skills of a tea expert with the help of master blender Alex Probyn
- Come to Regent Street and learn about the historical origins of tea
- Distinguish the different tastes of up to 24 varying types of tea
- Learn about different flavours and the art of slurping and spitting
- Availability Description
Saturday afternoons approximately once a month.
- Participant Guidelines
Participants under 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult. The venue welcomes disabled participants and offers full wheelchair access.
Lasts up to three hours.
- Numbers on the Day
There will be up to 20 people taking part.
- Other Info
Don't eat anything with a particularly strong taste (including spicy food) before your experience, as this can affect your taste buds.