A Favourite of the World, Mango is one of those fruits that breaks down boundaries.
Fun Facts about Mango:
- Mangos are one of the most popular fruit in the World
- Mangos were first grown in India over 5,000 years ago
- Mango seeds traveled with humans from Asia to the Middle East, East Africa and South America beginning around 300 or 400 A.D.
- The paisley pattern, developed in India, is based on the shape of a mango
- Legend says that Buddha meditated under the cool shade of a mango tree
- Mangos are related to cashews and pistachios
- A mango tree can grow as tall as 100 feet
- The bark, leaves, skin and pit of the mango have been used in folk remedies for centuries
And our favourite fact:
- A basket of mangos is considered a gesture of friendship in India
This just makes us think that Mangoes exist in the World as a common bond just so that we can make new friends and keep old ones close.
Spread the Love with a little mango!
Freshen up your menu at your coffee shop with this tropical fruit.
New this Summer: Mango (Green) Iced Tea
Check it out Click Here
A good business will create buzz when it has a great menu (good news!), it will also, create buzz if it scores low in Food Hygiene standards (not so good news). FIND OUT MORE:Safer Food, Better Businesses for Caterers by The UK Food Standards AgencyVisit the website: http://www.food.gov.uk/business-industry/caterers...On the website you'll be able to download [...]
It's been a little while since our last update on our blog. We apologise for taking a little too long to write! But, we have been busy making some very important changes. We are very pleased to share with you... NEW! FREE SHIPPING ON ALL UK MAINLAND ORDERS £150 AND ABOVE! You read that right. No exclusions, no [...]
It's that time of the year, when our souls begin to shrink alongside the daylight hours. We try and compensate by booking some holidays to sunny locations, buying sun tanning lotion and feeling very jealous of anyone living in California. Yet, it's never enough. There's always a yearning for comforting warmth as we walk the freezing windy [...]
Hold on to your hats! Chai Tea Latte is finally coming to BTH!Chai Tea originated in India. It is a blend of black tea and spices that is fragrant and incredibly flavourful. There are numerous ways of making Chai Tea, the traditional way is to have it sweetened with Milk. Our Teaforia branded Chai Tea Latte [...]
We just received the exciting news that Teaforia's Citrus Zen and Passion Fruit Green Tea have both received Great Taste Awards.Which, led us to delve deeper into the Awards and find out more.The Great Taste Awards are the highest accolade in the world food, in the UK and beyond. Essentially, they are the benchmark for [...]
Years ago when we first brought Bubble Tea ingredients to the UK, we told our families "we are going to bring Bubble Tea to the UK!" Their response? "What? What is Bubble Tea?" Since then, we've had the chance to answer that question numerous times and it never gets boring for us because we love having [...]
I want to be a Matcha man! (or woman, girl power!).We've all heard the song by the Village People. What we haven't heard is that actually, the Village People were big advocates of pure ground green tea of the highest quality, in fact they are singing "Matcha Man" and not "Macho Man." Okay, we may have [...]
Bubble Tea is here. Actually, let us re-phrase that... Bubble Tea is Finally here! The rest is up to you.We regularly get enquiries from all over the UK and a large number of customers are asking us "how do I take advantage of this growing trend?"Sadly, the grand majority of Bubble Tea shops are focused on [...]
Bubble Tea is more popular than ever in the UK with new stores opening doors across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland at an impressive rate.But like anything that is popular, how do you make sure that you are [...]