30 Jul 2021
It’s been a year like no other and after a Christmas spent by many in tier four lockdown, we have never been more ready to embrace the comfort and joy of the festive season. With this in mind, luxury French tea emporium and purveyor, Mariage Frères, is bringing festive cheer straight into your home with its tea-inspired 2021 Christmas collection.
With one of the most extensive tea assortments in the world, alongside an unrivalled offer of beautiful teapots and bowls, you’ll be sure to find something special for your loved ones this Christmas. All gifts are beautifully packaged in an array of vibrant colours and feature the highest quality teas, tea-infused jellies, limited-edition holiday teas, and distinctive tea paraphernalia.
Peruse the collection in Mariage Frères flagship store on Covent Garden’s King Street and in Selfridges London, or order online for nationwide delivery at www.mariagefreres.com.
CHRISTMAS CALENDAR: ‘NOËL HAUTE COUTURE’®
Leave the chocolate to the kids this Christmas and count down to the big day in style with Mariage Frères’ luxury Christmas calendar featuring 25 unique premium teas from France’s trendiest teahouse, handsomely tied together with satin ribbon. Brighten up every morning leading up to the big day with a cup of one of the finest teas in the world.
Christmas Teas Collection
CHRISTMAS SONG TEA®
A velvety black tea with festive notes of almond and zesty accents of bergamot for perfect harmony.
CHRISTMAS PARTY TEA®
A gourmet black tea with notes of almonds, candied fruit, chocolate and hazelnuts infuse this velvety black tea.
CHRISTMAS PUDDING TEA®
The taste of Christmas pudding in a tea, notes of cinnamon, nutmeg, brown sugar, flavoured with raisins, candied orange, cherry, almond, apple and vanilla.
In Japan, the best time for strawberries is in December, which is the inspiration behind this rich black tea with beautiful morsels of tender strawberry and a hint of vanilla.
In Love’ Collection
NOËL IN LOVE®
£24, box of 30
A festive addition to In Love® collection, the Noël in Love is a delicate creation of velvety blue tea. With fruity notes of hazelnut, citrus, and candied fruits, the composition will certainly put you in a festive mood.
JASMINE IN LOVE®
£24, box of 30
A sublime fragrance of jasmine with soothing notes of rose, this green tea will brighten anyone’s stocking.
LONDON IN LOVE®
£24, box of 30
Mariage Frères pays homage to our great city with an eccentric composition: a stunning blue tea with notes of mint.
TOKYO IN LOVE®
£24, box of 30
Another blue tea that transports you into the magical atmosphere of Tokyo Gardens – a delicate composition with rose petals and nuances of prunes and Japan’s iconic cherry trees.
OPÉRA MUSICAL TEA-BOX
These beautiful musical gift boxes are filled with four colourful packets of tea, varying from floral green tea to a flowery velvety black. When opened, the box plays Giacomo Puccini’s Nessun Dorma and includes a
silver-plated measuring spoon.
‘DÉGUSTATEUR’ GIFT SET
Packaged in an elegant black case, this gift set contains Mariage Frères’
Signature tea, Marco Polo® black tea in a beautiful purple tin, a fine porcelain teapot with a metal filter, and a delicate silver-plated measuring spoon.
MARCO POLO & NOËL®
A beautiful gift set containing two of Mariage Frères’ most iconic teas.
The marvellously fruity and flowery Marco Polo®, and Noël®, a festive black tea with sweet spices to put you in the Christmas spirit.
‘HENRI’® GRAND TEA GIFT SET
For the tea aficionado, or those looking to explore the world of tea, this presentation case comes with 12 canisters of various harvests and grand teas from across the world to sample.
The HENRI gift set was named and created after Henri Mariage’s sample case displayed at Mariage Frères’ Tea Museum in Paris.
Forget the nutcracker and go all-in with this gold enamel walnut-shaped teapot. Inspired by the opulence of Louis XIV, it will be the talk of the table.
IMPERIAL FLOWER® RED ENAMEL TEAPOT
The ribbed shape resembles a chrysanthemum, the Chinese emperor’s favourite flower, and with the vibrant red colour, it’s the perfect teapot for your Christmas table.
ZEN® MATCHA BOWL
This striking hand-painted artisanal matcha bowl, the stoneware cup is shaped in a spherical curve, which symbolises spirituality. It’s guaranteed to gives a new dimension to tea tasting and is an elegant addition to your breakfast table.
SOHO BOHÈME® TEAPOT
A stunning hand-blown glass teapot with classic Mariage Frères design. Slender and fluted, the teapot is topped with a golden lid as a cherry on top.
38 King Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 8JS
020 7836 1854