A tea experience at Tea Bone Zen Mind is a must-do, especially if you've got a love for tea culture. The two three-storey tea room beautifully marries old-world charm with modern aesthetics, familiar tastes with new aromas, and gourmet nosh with street eats. Founder Carrie Chen has traversed the globe for fine quality Chinese, Japanese and English teas and artisanal teaware, even creating her very own blends. Sample some teas like lychee oolong, pu er san cha, kukicha and more. Best part – you can also shop and bring home the blends you like to prolong the tea-drinking experience.
It's high (tea) time that Singapore's new breed of tea brands are stepping up. Coffee drinkers may be rampant, but we'll always love the calm and class that comes with tea drinking. Dropping a touch of modernity into this afternoon delight, here is a list of local tea brands and blends to try.