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Brodies Tea

Ralph Lutton of Brodies Tea tells to make the perfect pot of tea. In this informative video, he goes over different types of tea and how to prepare teas.  It really is very interesting.

Recipe for Famous Edinburgh Iced Tea

by Scottish Tea on April 21, 2014

It is going to start getting hot and you will see start seeing several recipes for iced teas. But what about something different. How about a recipe for iced tea using Brodies Famous Edinburgh Tea. Ingredients: 4 Brodies Famous Edinburgh Tea Bags (or you can use loose tea if you prefer) 2 cups boiled water […]

Did you know that in addition to making great tea, Brodies Tea also makes award-winning chocolates.  At the Brodies Tea plant near Edinburgh, Scotland and small team of workers create hand made chocolate using on the finest natural ingredients. Brodies most popular chocolates are the Scottish Berries, which recently won gold in the Great Taste […]

A Brief History of Brodies Tea

by Scottish Tea on August 26, 2013

Brodies Teas are still made in Scotland.   The teas come in distinctive drums and are often first seen by vistors to Scotland. Today, Brodie’s is still a family business with over 130 years experience in the art of blending tea. Brodies has been importing and blending teas since 1867.  Brodies teas are blended from the […]

Most US tea drinkers who know Brodies Tea know it comes in the distinctive drums.   But what do tea drinkers who have tried Brodies Edinburgh Tatto Tea really think of it? Based on a sampling of comments from, it seems as if tea drinkers are fond of this variety. Delightful Afternoon Tea A […]

More on Brodies Scottish Teatime Tea

by Scottish Tea on March 10, 2011

Brodies Scottish Teatime is often overlooked.  People often want Brodies Scottish Breakfast or Famous Edinburgh and dont consider Scottish Teatime.  Like all Brodies Teas, it is blended in Scotland.   To produce its taste, tea leaves from India, Sri Lanka and Kenya are used.   Brodies Scottis Teatime comes in the famous 50 tea bag drum, […]

Famous Figures in Scottish Tea History: William Brodie

by Scottish Tea on February 23, 2011

Pictured below is William Brodie, the founder of Brodies Tea.   He founded the company in 1867.

Review: Brodies Scottish Breakfast Tea

by Scottish Tea on October 20, 2010

If you want a good Scottish Breakfast Tea, why not try at tea actually made in Scotland rather than some other random country. Brodies Scottish Breakfast Tea is made in Edinburgh, Scotland. For authentic Scottish Breakfast teas, Brodies might be one of the best. It is full bodied with a malty flavor.  We recommend having […]

Brodies Tea Tells How to Make Perfect Cup

by Scottish Tea on October 6, 2010

Brodies Tea offers advice on making the perfect cup of tea.  Brodies has been making tea for over 130 years. Preparation: * Use good tea. * Store tea at room temperature. * Use fresh water each time you make tea. * Do not re-boil water Follow these steps: 1. Use the proper amount of tea […]

Your Box of Brodies Famous Edinburgh Tea

by Scottish Tea on January 12, 2010

Brodies Famous Edinburgh Tea is its most popular.  It comes in the distinctive drum.  When you get it, the tea should look like this: