Tea Experiences and Masterclasses
Discover our extraordinary range of Twinings tea tasting experiences. Join us throughout the day, online or in the heart of London at 216 Strand.
£45 per person
In this 2-hour masterclass, you’ll uncover the secrets of the world’s favourite drink. Where does tea come from? When and how did it arrive in Britain? What makes a quality tea?
We’ll guide you on the tea plant’s journey from bud to cup.
Taste the six categories of tea, and learn how the professionals ‘slurp’!
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Book your Classic Masterclass Today
Here are the dates and times for our upcoming in person 2-hour Classic Masterclass.
To make your booking or find out more please give us a call on 0207 353 3511 and our Brand Ambassadors will be happy to assist you.
Days & Times of Masterclasses
- Every Tuesday 15.30-17.30
- Every Wednesday 15.30-17.30
- Every Friday 15.30-17.30
- Every Saturday 11.30-13.30
- Every Saturday 15.30-17.30
- Every Sunday 11.30-13.30
- Every Sunday 15.30-17.30
£60 per person
We welcome you to join us at the historic home of Twinings on the Strand for an examination and celebration of tea ceremonies from across the world and throughout history.
During this 2 and ½ hour Masterclass, you’ll be taken on a guided tour of some of the world’s most famous tea ceremonies and brewing styles by one of our expert Brand Ambassadors.
Sample Gong Fu style brewing, try your hand at making the perfect Matcha and enjoy the calm of an Afternoon Tea as you learn about these spectacular tea traditions.
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Bespoke Blending Session
£350 per session + price include 1kg of your finished tea blend
What better way to mark a special occasion, or simply indulge your love of tea, than a Twinings Bespoke Blending Session?
Create the blend of your dreams with our team of Tea Experts. We’ll help you find your perfect balance of premium single-origin loose leaf, or experiment with fruits and flowers.
You’ll gain insight into Twinings’ rich blending heritage, and leave with your own exclusive blend to take home with you. A beautiful wedding favour or a memorable gift.
Available on request - book a place or find out more by calling our Brand Ambassadors on 0207 353 3511
Tea Masterclass Gift Voucher
Give a truly unique gift with a Twinings tea experience, in store or from the comfort of their own home with a digital masterclass voucher. Ideal for tea lovers and foodies alike.
Terms and conditions apply as follows
The voucher entitles you to attend a Classic Tea Masterclass at our London Flagship Store at 216 Strand, WC2R 1AP.
Maximum one person per voucher. Limited availability – please call +44 (0)207 353 3511 to confirm availability and reserve your place. Original voucher gift card must be handed over before the class starts. Photocopies of this voucher will not be accepted.
Voucher valid for 14 months from date of purchase. The expiry date will be stated on the voucher. Cannot be exchanged for cash. Please note that teas sampled during the masterclass contain caffeine.
Special Events & Corporate
We can also arrange exclusive special events tailored to your specific requirements.
Take a private tour of the world’s oldest tea shop with an After-Hours Shopping Experience and tea cocktails. Plan a themed VIP event at 216 Strand, or a location of your choice.
Whether you’re looking for a corporate networking event, a client appreciation evening or team-building activities, we offer bespoke experiences to suit all needs and desires.
Details and prices available on request.
For more information, contact the Twinings Brand Ambassadors at firstname.lastname@example.org or +44 (0)207 353 3511
Who Can Take the Masterclass?
Our tea experiences are popular with people from all around the world. Close to Covent Garden and the London West End, the Twinings flagship store stands in the very heart of the capital. Perfect for a group of friends, or an office day out.
Our stunning new downstairs tasting room can seat up to 10 guests. We can also accommodate larger groups with after-hours sessions.
If you are unable to join us in person, we invite you to explore our Virtual Masterclass options.
Please note that you must be over 18 years old to attend our masterclasses.