Tea-Tasting Experience

Welcome to our tea-tasting service, where we invite you to join us on a journey of exploration, excitement, and peace through the world of tea. We have curated a unique and immersive tea-tasting experience that will transport you to the heart of Africa’s tea culture.

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Our tea-tasting service is perfect for tea lovers, and tea drinkers who want to experience the best of South African tea culture. We offer three tiers of tea-tasting experiences to suit your needs, including gift vouchers, small group sessions for less than 10 people, and group bookings for any group of more than 10 people.

During our tea-tasting sessions, you’ll learn all about tea equipment, from the teapot to the tea strainer. You’ll discover how to steam the perfect cup of tea and learn about the origin stories and health benefits of tea. We’ll also introduce you to the different tea categories, from black tea to green tea, and explore South African tea culture.

Our tea-tasting service is designed to be interactive and engaging, with plenty of opportunities to ask questions and share your thoughts. You’ll leave our sessions feeling inspired, informed, and energised.
If you’re a tea lover, a tea drinker, or simply curious about tea, join us for an unforgettable tea-tasting experience.

Book now and discover the magic of South African tea culture.

What our clients say

They know their teas, and the tea club tastings are short, informative and delicious. If you’re looking for one of the best vegan/gluten free cheesecake – here’s the place to go. Divine!

Akashni Weimers Local Guide
4 November, 2022

We tried out the tea tasting and let me just say that I’ll never look at tea the same πŸ˜‚
Lisa was an amazing host, very knowledgeable πŸ‘ŒπŸ½ we’ve definitely learnt a lot from her.
Will be going back with more friends in the future 😌

Jody Ricketts
Local Guide
26 October, 2022

Never thought tea tasting could be this interesting. An extraordinary experience with super friendly people and Lisa made it extra special with her personal touch. Definitely something everyone should try. And the Japanese Cheesecake is out of this world.

Anel Visser
Local Guide
5 April, 2022

The amazing enery in serving us and sharing information about teas and food and even history was excelant. Every minute we spend at Nigiro was a wonderful memory. Worth visiting again and again.

James Fischer
Local Guide
28 December, 2021

Choose Your Experience

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Mon to Friday 08:00 – 17:00Β 
Saturday 09:00 – 15:00

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Sunday 09:00 – 14:00
Public holidays 09:00- 14:00

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71 Gabriel Rd, Plumstead, Cape Town, 7800

Gift Voucher

This package is perfect for those who want to gift a unique and memorable experience to their loved ones.

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Guided tea-tasting session with a tea expert
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An introduction to tea equipment
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An overview of tea origins and stories
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A complimentary tea sampler pack to take home
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The gift voucher can be redeemed for a private tea-tasting session at a convenient time.
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Small Group (2-10)

This package is perfect for groups of less than 10 people who want to enjoy a fun and educational tea-tasting experience together.

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Private guided tea-tasting session with a tea expert
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An introduction to tea equipment
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An overview of tea origins and stories
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An introduction to tea categories
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An introduction to South African tea culture
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A complimentary tea sampler pack for each participant to take home
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The session can be customized to suit the preferences and interests of the group.

Group Booking (10+)

This package is ideal for any group of more than 10 people who want to learn about the art of tea-tasting in a relaxed and interactive setting.

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Private guided tea-tasting session with a tea expert
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An introduction to tea equipment
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An overview of tea origins and stories
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An introduction to tea categories
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An introduction to South African tea culture
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A complimentary tea sampler pack for each participant to take home
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The session can be customised to suit the preferences and interests of the group and can be held at a venue of their choice.
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Additionally, light refreshments can be provided at an extra cost.

Why people choose Nigiro Tea

Stockists

Nigiro Tea is enjoyed at over 50 shops or locations around South Africa.

Tea Categories

Nigiro hosts an ever-growing variety of tea categories.

Varieties of Tea

Our range of teas span over 100 different flavours.

Years in Business

Our world class tea has been imported and served since 2008.