Personalised tea bags

Personalised tea bags
  • Serves icon Makes about 150g tea (30-40 bags)
  • Time icon Hands-on time 20 min

Looking for a Christmas gift with a difference? Try personalising tea bags and packing into a vintage tin; it only takes 20 minutes and the bags will last for up to 6 months.

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  • 125g black loose-leaf tea

Mix-and-match tea flavourings:

  • Ground cinnamon or crushed cinnamon sticks; rose petals; dried orange zest; cardamom pods; star anise; fennel seeds; black, white or pink peppercorns; nutmeg; dried ginger pieces

You’ll also need…


  1. In a bowl, mix the tea with about 2 tbsp of your chosen flavouring (or if they’re large pieces like star anise, add one per tea bag). Spoon 1 tbsp flavoured tea into each bag, tying as you go (see Store/Wrap).

Recipe By

Georgina Hayden


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