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How to brew; our guide

How to brew; our guide

Our tips and tricks for the perfect brew, hot or cold.
Recipe ~ Iced Revive

Recipe ~ Iced Revive

We love Revive for its energising properties, and on a warm day its even better iced. 
Recipe ~ Iced Repose

Recipe ~ Iced Repose

We love making the most of the last warmer Autumn days with iced brews. Repose is delicately floral and subtly sweet - which makes it delicious when paired with fruit as an iced tea. 
Recipe ~ Iced Bloom

Recipe ~ Iced Bloom

If you’re not sure about herbal tea - try iced Bloom and let us know what you think! This tangy and sweet blend lends itself beautifully to an iced brew.
Recipe ~ Green Tea Kombucha

Recipe ~ Green Tea Kombucha

On a warm day there's nothing better than a refreshing beverage ~ and this one is packed with goodness from both the kombucha and the therapeutic properties of our Revive blend!
PLANT PROFILE : Peppermint ~ Mentha piperita

PLANT PROFILE : Peppermint ~ Mentha piperita

Part of the Lamiacaea family, Peppermint is a perennial plant with opposite leaves and hairy stems. The flowers are purple and bloom from mid-summer to autumn. Peppermint has a strong characteristic scent...
PLANT PROFILE : Elder berry ~ Sambucus nigra

PLANT PROFILE : Elder berry ~ Sambucus nigra

Part of the Caprifoliacae or Honeysuckle family, Elder is a deciduous shrub or small tree, growing up to 6 meters tall and shedding it’s leaves annually. The flat topped fragrant flowers are creamy white and bloom...
PLANT PROFILE : Dandelion ~ Taraxacum officinale

PLANT PROFILE : Dandelion ~ Taraxacum officinale

Belonging to the Asteraceae family, Dandelion is a perennial herb with a primary tap root. The Dandelion leaves are toothed and glabrous and grow between 3-35cm tall. They are characteristically bitter to taste...
PLANT PROFILE : Chamomile  ~ Matricaria recutita

PLANT PROFILE : Chamomile ~ Matricaria recutita

Belonging to the Asteraceae family, Chamomile is an aromatic, erect and glabrous annual herb that grows to 30cm tall. Its leaves are pale green and alternate, stems are round and hollow. The flowers are white...
Stockist Spotlight Series ; Embody Wellness + Sports Massage

Stockist Spotlight Series ; Embody Wellness + Sports Massage

If you’re in the Bay of Plenty and looking for a massage clinic to help get your body back to a place of ease, we have the spot for you! Embody Wellness + Sports Massage tailor their remedial massages specifically to your needs, and accompany each treatment with a therapeutic tea blend from us; a holistic experience to release tension from both mind and body.

Stockist Spotlight Series : The Farmers Daughter

Stockist Spotlight Series : The Farmers Daughter

Overlooking their very own organic vegetable gardens and out to the beautiful Omaha estuary, The Farmers Daughter is not to be missed. From the be...
Stockist Spotlight Series ; Eastwood Cafe

Stockist Spotlight Series ; Eastwood Cafe

Tucked away inside Scion's new building in Rotorua, you'll find a beautiful open plan space home to Eastwood Cafe. Keep reading to hear our chat with the team about how Eastwood came to be.