Everything we do is to support small-scale sustainable organic farms on a global and local level. We believe in individual and environmental health. The way we accomplish this is by sourcing our products from farmers we know and working hard on our own Island Farm. We blend quality delicious teas.
Great ingredients are the key to creating a fabulous tea experience. Hornby Island Tea sources the finest ingredients from small organic tea and herb farmers, locally and globally to bring you fresh, flavourful, aromatic, unique tea blends. Why tea? Because of its health benefits, taste, and traditions. This artisan hand blended loose leaf tea offers a social and environmentally responsible product. Thank you for supporting Hornby Island Tea and the businesses it supports.
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To get up every morning and work hard on business, marketing, research never mind the actual physical labor involved in creating their product wows me. Then to be able to hand over a tangible pleasure, such as organic tea, thoughtfully sourced and lovingly grown on your families land.. it must be an incredibly fulfilling act.I had the very fulfilling pleasure of spending some time on Hornby Island with Desiree Lyver, the creator of Hornby Island Tea. As the sun rose, she poured me some Beauty Blend, and filled me up with feelings of gratitude for both being able to follow our passions in such a beautiful place. http://mckinnonblog.com/hornby-island-tea/
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Why Tea ? Why not tea…… Growing up on a farm on Hornby Island, summers spent working on a commercial fish boat followed by serial years running through cutblocks . Why a tea business became a common question. After completing a Diploma in Environmental science, which was equally disturbing, as inspiring, and completely changed to way I viewed products throughout our grocery stores. This is what planted the seed and moved me to get involved with supporting; sustainable family farms locally and globally. It is all about creating a product that is equally as good for our health as it is for the environments. That allows the hard working farmers, local businesses and economics to thrive. The...