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Which tea advent calendar should I buy?! 2018 Edition

As it is coming up to that magical time of year I thought I would write a post all about tea advent calendars in the UK. I too am struggling to figure out which one to go for! With so many tea companies realising that these are an excellent idea, there are a lot of calendars on offer this year and it can be difficult to pick one!!

Hopefully my handy guide will help you figure out which one is right for you… and hopefully it will help me decide too!!

2173205_b Fortnum & Mason – Tea Lover’s Advent Calendar
Price: £25
Teas: 24 varieties
Stand Out Features: Silky tea bags for easy brewing, and beautiful illustrations on each door.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

048994_a Holland & Barrett – Tea Advent Calendar
Price:
 was £6 now just £3
Teas: 24 varieties
Stand Out Features: Organic tea, and vegan friendly brews. Great for tight budgets.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

pukka-advent-calendar-togetherPukka Herbs – Christmas Calendar
Price:
 £9.99
Teas: 24 varieties
Stand Out Features: Organic herbal teas with a beautiful wall-hanging display to add an extra Christmas decoration into your home.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

337451-tea_advent_calender-4Whittard – Christmas 2018 Tea Advent Calendar
Price:
 £59.99
Teas: 94 teas (unsure how many varieties)
Stand Out Features: LOTS of tea, beautiful drawer style packaging that can be re-purposed after use, comes with a “tea gift”,  and contains a lot of tea for your money, but is a little pricey for lower budgets.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

t145ak420_blame-it-on-the-12-days-of-christmas_p1T2 – Blame it on the 12 Days of Christmas
Price:
 £22.00
Teas: 24 teas (12 varieties)
Stand Out Features: While there are only 12 teas, each day contains two teabags, so it makes for a perfect sharing advent calendar.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

chirstmas_tea_advent_Bird & Blend Tea – Tea Advent Calendar
Price:
 £36.00
Teas: 23 tea varieties
Stand Out Features: Lots of unique flavours, including: Mince Pie, and Figgy Pud! On day 24 you also get a “surprise gift”!
Where can I get it? HERE

 

648x648-fit-advent-calendar-2 Teapigs – 24 Days of Teapigs
Price:
 £35.00
Teas: 23 tea varieties
Stand Out Features: Day 24 contains a special “surprise gift”! While there are teas that contain caramel in the box, Teapigs offers a vegan alternative.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

suki_tea_advent_calendar_3Suki Tea – Tea Advent Calendar
Price:
 £30.00
Teas: 24 tea varieties
Stand Out Features: There is a “extra special gift” for you to open behind door 25 on Christmas day. The cute little individual boxes that the tea is packaged in would be great to upcyle after use.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

426301011_0_640x640Newby Teas – House of Newby 2018 Advent Calendar
Price:
 £58.00
Teas: 96 teas (24 tea varieties)
Stand Out Features: Each day contains four teabags, so it is a perfect calendar for sharing a cuppa with friends and family. Lots of tea for your money, but a little pricey for tight budgets.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

1-advent-calendarTwinings – Christmas Advent Calendar
Price:
 £21.99
Teas: 24 tea varieties
Stand Out Features: Christmas day contains a Twinings tea tidy gift. Contains 24 tea bags for easy brewing.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

tea_revv_advent_b_2048xTearevv – Tea 24 Advent Calendar 2018
Price:
 £20.00
Teas: 24 tea varieties
Stand Out Features: A lot of weird and wonderful Christmassy tea flavours, including: Ice Cream Earl Grey, Christmas Cake, and Notorious Eggnog. As well as really cute, and quirky illustrations on each tea.
Where can I get it? HERE

 

 

Are there any I missed out? Let me know in the comments below!

Which one did you go for? Share your tea advent choices with me in the comments below or Tweet or Instagram me your tea stories!

Stay tuned to see which one I pick…

 

*All photography credits go to individual tea companies.
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8 comments

  1. I ended up getting the advent calendar from English Tea Shop, mostly because we don’t have as many in Singapore. All the calendars look soooooo good!

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    1. There are just too many lovely ones to choose from!!! I hope you enjoying tasting new teas in the run up to the Hollydays! I can’t wait for mine to arrive, I went for the TeaRevv one in the end as the cute little illustrations sold it!

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