Professional Tea Tasting Class

Average rating: 5.0 Number of ratings:(6) 1 hour virtual event
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Event short description

Hosted by Nepal Tea Collective

Led by Nish, a second generation tea producer from Nepal, you'll dive into the world of tea from a very different perspective. You'll understand how professionals taste and evaluate teas and will also try to decipher a mystery tea that is included in the tea tasting kit.

Virtual event

This host typically use zoom, but we can integrate with other systems.

Group size

This event supports 1 - 100 participants.

Group participation level

Medium - Guests will be sent a kit or prompted to participate in this event.

Event duration

1 hour

Kit included

A kit to accompany the event will be delivered to each guest prior to the event date.

Full details

How it works

In this session, you will learn how to properly brew your teas, take in the aroma, sip in to maximize the flavors, and note the myriad tastes in each steeping. Like a fine wine tasting experience, one can divulge an infinite amount of time exploring its specific characteristics but unlike wine, tea world is kinder to beginners.

Anyone can learn to identify and taste teas like a pro with mindful and guided practice. So this class is an equally exciting gift for tea lovers of years or those who are simply looking to dip into the tea world for the fun of it. The tea tasting session is especially fun with a team or with prospects. You will guided step-by-step to taste 4 different award-winning teas while trying to understand its depths by jotting down notes on each teas with the help of a tea flavor wheel and other instructions. At the end you and your team will try to identify a mystery tea as well.

Kit contents

Each guest of the event will receive these items in a shipment to their address.

  • 4 Full-size Tea Package Inside Nepal Tea Collective Special Box
  • 4 Pre-Measured Tea Package Samples
  • 1 Mystery Tea Package Sample
  • 4 Tea Filters
  • 4 Glass Cups
  • 4 Petri Dishes
  • Stainless Steel Tea Infuser
  • Tea Tasting Sheet
  • Tea Aroma Wheel
  • Tea Tasting Mat
Supported dietary restrictions:
  • Not supported

Shipping & delivery

This event includes a shipment to each guest's address. You'll have to provide addresses 10 days prior to the event to allow for shipping and delivery.

Shipping policy or exclusions

Shipping inside the contiguous united states is included in the listed cost.

International shipping is available but is not included in the price and will incur additional costs
Expedited shipping is available but is not included in the price and will incur additional costs

Things you'll need

Each guest will need to supply the items below to participate fully in this event.

  • Access to hot water or water and a kettle

How to join

This event is delivered using the video platform: Zoom

Prefer to use your own platform? This host supports the following options:

  • Google Meet
  • Cisco Webex
  • Microsoft Teams
  • GoToMeeting
  • Zoom

Other things you will need to join:

  • Link to this event, provided after purchase
  • Internet connected device, tablets and phones are supported
  • Internet connection
Your host Nepal Tea Collective

Nishchal Banskota is a 2nd generation tea producer and the founder of Nepal Tea which directly brings certified organic teas from Nepal to the American market. His vision is to create a tech-enabled transparent tea trade that bridges the gap between the primary producers and consumers. He serves as the Board of Directors of European Specialty Tea Association (ESTA). His innovative work has been featured in major publications the New York Times and Forbes and he has been a regular speaker at various tea festivals. He is a young leader for the European Union Development Days and an active advocate for the UN Sustainable Development Goals of the 2030 Agenda.