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Address: 12D Wah Ha Factory Building, 8 Shipyard Lane | Taikoo, Hong Kong, China
Name/address in local language
Phone Number: +852 2520 2116
10:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

MingCha is a Premium brand of handcrafted Chinese Tea of authentic origins....

MingCha is a Premium brand of handcrafted Chinese Tea of authentic origins. Run by artist & designer-turned enterprenuer Vivian Mak, MingCha has won numerous awards including the Champion Awards in the Oolong category in 2011 Hong Kong International Tea Fair and Trends and Innovation Awards in 2002. MingCha teas were also included in the Academy Awards' (The Oscars) official gift basket in 2003. Nevertheless, it is the taste that MingCha teas stand out from the crowd and wins reputation and the loyalty of people around the globe. Our popular tea tasting workshop is a must for people who love tea and even for those who are skeptical. You will never see tea the same way as before! We are open on Monday to Saturday (Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays) from 10am to 7pm!

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It's hard to add any more superlatives to those in all the previous reviews, but it's all true! If you are looking to do something a bit different this workshop is interesting... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's hard to add any more superlatives to those in all the previous reviews, but it's all true! If you are looking to do something a bit different this workshop is interesting, informative and fun.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely morning! I wanted to go to the workshop but did not pre-book and it was not on. But they still did tea tastings of 3 tea with me ($100HK per tea). Veronica was brilliant at explaining the tea with there origin and how they should be prepared and poured. She even taught me how to pour tea!!... More 

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Amersham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a wonderful afternoon tasting different kinds of teas and learn how the flavours are created. All the staff were very friendly, welcoming and knowledgeable. It was a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon of tea-tasting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a morning at MingCha early this year. The room was beautifully arranged with teapots and elegantly packaged teas displayed around the walls. Down the centre was a line of place settings with equipment for tasting. We tasted several different teas and learned about how they were produced and prepared. We also bought several teas as gifts for family,... More 

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Varkala, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I learned soooo much about tea, and just had a really fun time, we did a tea workshop, and Tomiko was really really fun to listen to and taught us sooooo much. It was a great date! I can't recommend enough!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My 11 year old daughter arrived and had called ahead. THere wasn't a tea workshop that day but they said to come for a tea tasting. We arrived in the pouring rain and it was like family. Our trainer was Cherry and she was absolutely so delightful. She knew so much about tea and she truly was just amazing. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I can't speak highly enough of Tomiko's hospitality and knowledge. My husband and I arrived rather early for our workshop but were warmly welcomed and set up early. We tasted many different types of teas, learnt about the traditional way of brewing and drinking tea and about the origins and making of tea. We learnt so much and I found... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I signed up for the tea tasting session whilst in Hong Kong as I was interested to learn about chinese tea. The Tai Koo office is conveniently accessible via MTR and is located in a commercial building right across. My tea master was Tomoko who was very warm ,engaging and knowledgeable. I was able to try a couple of their... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Informative tea tasting in a relaxed and intimate environment. If you enjoy tea, this is a must. Veronica was great.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

For a great time and experience the MingCha Tea House is the place for it. We enjoyed a range of refreshing teas and a demonstration by the host which made it worthwhile. This was new and exciting and I highly recommend all visitors to Hong Kong try it.

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