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Yixing Xuan Teahouse

78 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088499, Singapore
+65 6224 6961
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Enjoyable tea session!

Visited Yixing Xuan on friends recommendation and it was a pleasant surprise! Tea tasting is very... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
via mobile
Excellent primer to tea

We visited the tea shop as a large group, and everyone was very pleased. Weather you are new to... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Calgary, Canada
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Few have experienced the ambience and the highly therapeutic effects of the traditional art of Chinese tea making in an authentic Chinese teahouse. In fact, avid Chinese tea drinkers are known to pursue the perfect tea leaf as fervently as connoisseurs of fine wines. At our Tea Workshops, you will learn about: 1. Chinese culture, Arts and the History of Tea 2. Recognising and using the various kinds of tea leaves and equipment 3. Preparing tea the traditional way 4. Tea and its relationship to your health. Come and participate in our tea workshop today!
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
78 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088499, Singapore
+65 6224 6961
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Visited Yixing Xuan on friends recommendation and it was a pleasant surprise! Tea tasting is very different from the normal coffee appreciation and it's worth a try to understand how to "taste" and "feel" the tea. One of the rare shops that sells good quality...More

Thank JonathanFoo
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We visited the tea shop as a large group, and everyone was very pleased. Weather you are new to tea or an experienced drinker you will learn something new. There are so many different types of tea with different flavours and this lesson teaches you...More

Thank DanStephenson
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Really great informative session. I did not realise tea would be that interesting. Really good value for money. We were very looked after and they really took their time explaining everything to us even though it was just the 2 of us. Thanks for the...More

Thank consmith85
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I went there with 2 friends. The guy there taught us everything from recognizing tea to how to drink it the chinese way. We then had our lunch served to us with free flow tea. The lunch is always 10$, very accessible and half of...More

1  Thank luciemouflette
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We visited this shop house following a suggestion of our book guide..we had 1 hour lesson and we were all very curiour about the content..which are the secrets of the tea? What could the lesson teach us on the tea?? Our book guide was so...More

Thank anna_tris
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I am a coffee and wine drinker but this workshop was still very interesting and fun. The teacher was very engaging, knowledgeable and made the workshop very interesting. I would definitely bring my family and friends over to see this workshop when they visit Singapore.

1  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We are a group of participants from Singapore, USA and Canada. We have so much fun during the tea appreciation workshop. For me personally, I have learnt the right way to brew tea. This teahouse is a great place for gathering with your family and...More

1  Thank Cass L
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Charlene was our tea workshop teacher, and she was fabulous! Her knowledge of tea was excellent and she entertained us with fun facts. The traditional tea service was a beautiful way to spend a Saturday morning with friends. We would certainly recommend this quaint shop...More

Thank Anna-Marie M
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Took my Mum on a weeks holiday to Singapore. After a few days of hawkers markets, busy MRT,shopping and late nights.Yixing Xuan Teahouse provides a lovely change of pace, Charlene was the great, plenty of fun facts and tasty treats to be had.Its safe too...More

Thank SunburntPlums
Reviewed 27 April 2016

My friend and I had so much fun during the tea appreciation! Charlene was very friendly and a wonderful teacher as she covered the basics of tea with us. We tried white tea, green tea and oolong tea, were taught how to differentiate the various...More

2  Thank soupbox
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13 March 2016|
Response from CharleneSingapore | Property representative |
The Tea Appreciation Workshop is typically conducted for a minimum of 5 people. This is $25 nett per person. For 2-4 people, there is a $5 surcharge per person (i.e. $30 per person). If you are only 1, this is $50 nett. Or... More