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Cast iron teapot with sprigs of mint

FREE 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 Chinatown location (1624 Government St). Space is limited, so

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CHEF HEIDI FINK’S HOJI CHA MISO SOUP

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This healthy, easy to make, delicious soup uses HOJI CHA green tea to flavour the broth. The lovely roasted flavour of Hoji-Cha makes an excellent base for Japanese miso soup. It’s a fall favourite of Chef Heidi Fink – an accomplished Victoria-based chef, food writer, and

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Honey & Tea for Your Health

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Honey is a natural cough suppressant, and soothes sore throats, so it’s the perfect addition to your teacup this winter. Just brew & stir! During the winter season, it’s common to get run down. Drinking tea throughout the day can boost your

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HEALTH BENEFITS OF TEA

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SILK ROAD teas are made with premium quality, fresh, organic botanicals. Exceptional freshness, combined with organic growing practices, results in higher antioxidant levels & superior flavour. What’s just as important as the premium quality ingredients we select for our teas, are

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ANTIDOTE KIT

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Harness the power of tea and aromatherapy to keep you healthy and energized throughout the day. Kit is currently out-of-stock, but products are sold individually. Antidote Kit – only $24.99 ($40 value!) Tea: Angelwater, Moonlight on the Grove & Black

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TEMPLE OF PEACE TEA RECIPE

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Combine brewed SUBLIME tea with equal parts lemonade or limeade. Serve hot or chilled.

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Locations

Silk Road Tea
Chinatown - Retail Store & Spa
1624 Government Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 1Z3

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Silk Road Tea Vancouver
2066 West 4th Ave
Vancouver BC
V6J1M9

Silk Road Tea at The Victoria Public Market
Victoria Public Market at the Hudson
6-1701 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 0C1

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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: 250 704 2688 (press 2)

VANCOUVER RETAIL STORE
Tel: 778 379 8481

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

WHOLESALE
Tel: 250 388 6815
Fax: 250 382 0001
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
Monday - Saturday 10am-6pm
Sunday & Holidays 11am-5pm

VICTORIA PUBLIC MARKET at the HUDSON HOURS
Monday - Saturday 10am - 5:30pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm

WHOLESALE ORDERS & ENQUIRIES
Monday-Friday 10am-6pm (Pacific Standard Time)
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED
Holidays CLOSED

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