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Yixing Xuan Teahouse

78 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088499, Singapore
+65 6224 6961
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A Surprising Highlight of our time in Singapore!

Our family of 2 adults and 2 children aged 11 and 15 attended the tea appreciation workshop with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jkandg2017
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Perth, Australia
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What a lovely area House. And the tea appreciation workshop was wonderful. I learnt a lot of things... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Megankelly65
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Perth, Australia
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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
LOCATION
78 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088499, Singapore
Chinatown
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+65 6224 6961
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 2 adults and 2 children aged 11 and 15 attended the tea appreciation workshop with dim sum in late September. Wow - we learnt so much about tea,and the kids loved learning about the traditional way of making tea and enjoyed being...More

Thank jkandg2017
CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind review! It really made our day :) We are happy that the kids loved it and we hope to see you again. Have a lovely week ahead! Best regards, Charlene

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely area House. And the tea appreciation workshop was wonderful. I learnt a lot of things about tea. Thank you Vincent for your knowledge.

Thank Megankelly65
CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Megankelly65, Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you had a nice time. We hope to hear from you again and look forward to seeing you soon. Best regards, Charlene

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a wonderful morning learning a vast amount on the history of tea, different varieties, how they are made and of course sampling it. Charlene was very knowledgeable and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Thank you!

Thank Kellie P
CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kellie P, Thank you for your review. We are so happy that you had a good time. We hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Charlene

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friend of mine introduced me to this family run tea house. Such a great place! The family that runs it are sooo friendly and very informative. They really know their tea! If you would like a legit place to buy Chinese tea, this is the...More

1  Thank leo s
CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear leo s, Thank you so much for your kind review. We very much enjoyed hosting you and your friends! We look forward to seeing you again! Have a good week ahead! Best regards, YXT

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Charlene does an excellent job giving a brief explanation of the history of Chinese tea, the types of (true) tea, health benefits, how to prepare and serve tea to maximize its flavor. She has an extensive knowledge of all things tea and makes a great...More

Thank Cheryl B
CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Cheryl B, Thank you for your kind review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our Workshop. We look forward to seeing you again! Best regards, Charlene

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic experience learning everything about tea! Charlene was knowledgeable, personable and fun! The dim sum nibbles capped off the tea workshop and were delightful. A "must do" when visiting Singapore!

Thank Valerie B
CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valerie B, Thank you for your kind review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit with us and we so enjoyed hosting you and your husband. We look forward to seeing you again! Best regards, Charlene

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Yixing TeaHouse offers a workshop experience about tea especially chinese tea, from tea variety & its goodness for human body, also history of tea till how to brew a good tea. such a good experience here with Mr Vincent. 2 hours seems too fast, i...More

1  Thank octavi4
CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear octavi4, Thank you for your kind review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit with us. We look forward to seeing you again! Best regards, Charlene

Reviewed 30 July 2017

Vincent is a well regarded expert in tea and we were blessed to be hosted such a gentleman. The session was peppered with nuggets of information ranging from scholarly quotes and interesting facts - yet the flow was maneuvered with finesse by not delving too...More

1  Thank Reverieeee
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Charlene is an excellent host and the tea appreciation workshop is another facet of Chinatown's things-to-do: museums, temples and shophouses. We drank many cups of excellent tea as Charlene led us through an introduction of the Chinese obsession with tea :) Try to go in...More

1  Thank pragathipr
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Chinese tea appreciation workshop is wonderful! Explanation such as tea history, how to pour good tea was easy to understand and interesting. We really enjoyed tea tasting and pouring good tea by using very tiny tea cup. I believe that anyone can enjoy this session...More

Thank Mayo8110
CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed yourself and we hope to see you again!

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Kisunishi
13 March 2016|
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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
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