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Category: Our Tea Guys Journal | Posted on: February 28, 2014

The White Tea low-down!

We quizzed our Tea Guy Dan on the what, why & where of White Tea.

Clipper White Tea Range 2
What are the main health benefits of the white tea?
White tea is a great compliment to a healthy lifestyle. Like Green tea, White tea is known to be a good source of polyphenols, a phytochemical naturally found in tea which has antioxidant properties. White tea is not drunk with milk unlike how many people take their black tea and due to its light, fragrant and rounded flavour is less likely to be sweetened with sugar.

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Category: Recipes | Posted on: February 13, 2014

Mrs Simpkins’ Crumbly Rhubarb Sandwich Bars

Rhubarb Bars 3These deliciously crumbly, tart, yet sweet, bars are perfect with a cup of your favourite Clipper tea. Try them as a breakfast treat with a spoonful of yoghurt. Use either forced or maincrop rhubarb.

The basic mixture works beautifully for both the base and the topping: simply press 2/3 of the mix into the pan for the bottom, and use the remaining mix to scatter over the top (see below). The rhubarb isn’t pre-cooked; the slender slices will cook in the mixture.

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Category: Things we love | Posted on: February 6, 2014

Clipper Fans Love Poems

I have been a fan for many years,
enjoyed a cup over laughs and tears,
Your white tea is by far the best,
or some orange and coconut when I need some zest,
chamomile to calm my jitters,
you sure can tell I’m a Clipper Sipper,
such a comforting fairtrade blend,
I will be a Clipper fan til the end!
- Laura Olivia Tonks

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