$75 per person
Prices may vary depending on the date you select.

Taste & blending with tea sommelier

Food & drink experience
Hosted by Carol
The host of this experience
3 hours total
1 meal and Drinks
Offered in English
Prices may vary depending on the date you select.
About your host, Carol
I'm a certified tea sommelier who has traveled the globe to discover the many ways tea can bring people together. I love sharing food and tea pairings with guests. I'm an author of tea cookbooks, and I publish a website magazine dedicated to tea that shares tea adventures, history, recipes, people who grow & drink tea, travel,....-theloveofteamag
What we’ll do
From the Old Post Office Museum on our walk back to the Art Loft, I’ll share stories of how the tea trade played a role in British North America and shaped Toronto's history, from the Chinese opium trade to the Boston Tea Party. Back at my loft, we’ll explore the sensory experiences of three specialty teas, including a rare tea cultivated from 100-year-old tea trees. Preparing proper tea means te…
What I’ll provide
option Gluten-free, Vegan 󴀁
Desserts, chocolate, savoury tastings and personal blend.

Afternoon tea 󲀃
Five plus teas including a rare tea, a matcha latte, and a tea-inspired mocktail
Cell phones must be turned off during our tea tasting to allow one to be engaged in the stories we'll share. Please let me know of any food allergies or dietary restrictions.
Where we’ll be
We'll take a 15 min walking tour back to the loft highlighting the role of tea. Where we'll be surrounded by art, tea, and tea paraphernalia with its history. Art Loft where we will use all our senses to indulge in the terroir of where the tea was grown and pair with artisan foods. We will also learn to blend our own tea blend to take home by alerting out senses of sight, smell and taste.
Group size
There are 5 spots available on this experience.
You don’t have to fill all of them. Experiences are meant to be social, so other travellers could join too.
Guest requirements
From the host
Wear comfortable walking shoes and be prepared to climb staircase 20 steps up to enter the loft.
Who can come
Guests ages 18 and up can attend.
Government ID
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
Experiences cancellation policy
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.