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Workshops & Events Share the fun of tea with a friend, a date, out of town guests, or come on your own. Unless otherwise noted, classes take place at our Vancouver store (2066 West 4th Ave in Kitsilano) or Chinatown

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WATER QUALITY & TEA by Tea Master, Daniela Cubelic

WATER QUALITY & TEA by Tea Master, Daniela Cubelic ancient wisdom, tips and modern secrets to great tasting tea and healthy water The important relationship that water has to tea is encapsulated in an ancient Chinese saying, which is that

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Watch: Westworld Magazine – The Street visits Silk Road

The Street with John Lee visits Silk Road, and talks tea with Daniela Cubelic, owner of Silk Road and Tea Master. Perhaps he learns a thing or two during his Tea Tasting!

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Festive Tea Infused Spirits

Enjoy tea-infused spirits on their own, or combine with other ingredients to create divine and sophisticated cocktails. Add the infused alcohol to hot or cold tea drinks, or tea punch. Tea-infused vodka or gin is perfect for making martinis. 24

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Imperial Earl Grey Syrup Recipe

Make refreshing, Italian-style TEA SODA with Imperial Earl Grey syrup. It’s simple and economical to make, preservative-free and low in calories. Great for kids and adults alike! Canton Orange Syrup Ingredients 4 tbsp. Imperial Earl Grey 2 cups boiling water 1½ cups

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Classic Iced Tea Recipe

Homemade iced tea using premium quality tea, is bursting with antioxidant goodness and delicious flavour. Iced tea is easy to make in large quantities, and is incredibly economical, too. Enjoy sipping this thirst quenching and healthy drink on a daily basis.

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Yixing – China's Legendary Teaware

Yixing is a small region located in Jiangsu province (near Nanjing & Shanghai), renowned for producing clay teapots & stoneware pottery. The Story of Yixing Yixing Use Yixing Care Instructions the story of yixing There are three types of clays

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TEA BREWING INSTRUCTIONS

Hot Tea Introduce your teapot to the temperate climes of the tea realm by preheating the teapot with hot water. Pour 2 cups of water over 1 tsp. of SILK ROAD premium quality, organic loose tea. herbal tea bring water to

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JAPANESE TOKONAME KYUSU TEAPOT

The art of brewing tea has a long history in Japanese culture and traditions. Tea is more than simply a beverage to enjoy – it is the starting point for the way to live your life. As described in Kakuzo

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Silk Road Tea
Chinatown - Retail Store & Spa
1624 Government Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 1Z3
Tel: 250 382 0006
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Silk Road Tea Vancouver
2066 West 4th Ave
Vancouver BC
V6J1M9
Tel: 778 379 8481

Silk Road Tea at The Victoria Public Market
Victoria Public Market at the Hudson
6-1701 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 0C1
Tel: 778-433-9838
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Contact Us

ONLINE SHOPPING HELP DESK
Tel: 250 388 6815
e: mailorder@silkroadtea.com

GENERAL INQUIRIES
e: silkroad@silkroadtea.com

VICTORIA CHINATOWN RETAIL STORE & SPA
Tel: 250 382 0006

VANCOUVER RETAIL STORE
Tel: 778 379 8481

VICTORIA PUBLIC MARKET at the HUDSON
Tel: 778-433-9838

WHOLESALE
Tel: 250 388 6815
e: wholesale@silkroadtea.com

HOURS OF OPERATION

ONLINE SHOPPING HELP DESK
Please note you may also email us for assistance at mailorder@silkroadtea.com
Monday - Friday 10am-5 pm (Pacific Standard Time)
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday & Holidays CLOSED

CHINATOWN RETAIL STORE & SPA HOURS
SUMMER HOURS
Monday - Wednesday 10am-6 pm
Thursday - Saturday 10am-8 pm
Sunday & Holidays 11am-5pm

VANCOUVER RETAIL STORE HOURS
SUMMER HOURS
Monday - Wednesday 10am-6 pm
Thursday - Saturday 10am-8 pm
Sunday & Holidays 11am-5pm

VICTORIA PUBLIC MARKET at the HUDSON HOURS
REGULAR HOURS
Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm

WHOLESALE ORDERS & ENQUIRIES
Monday-Friday 10am-5pm (Pacific Standard Time)
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED
Holidays CLOSED

Fresh, Organic Tea = More Antioxidants. No Artificial Flavours, Colours, Sweeteners, Dairy or Soy. Gluten-Free.