DRINKS AT W5 At W5, the drinks are as important as the food.Head bartender Tom Byrne has sourced talented artisan suppliers for tea, coffee, spirits and liqueurs, while expert wine master, Bruno Piane curated the wine list.
Clean and refreshing with bright, grassy notes and soft depth.
Despite this heritage, leaving a successful career in corporate finance and risking everything to sell leaf tea to a nation of tea bag drinkers might seem foolhardy.
When Henrietta began developing Rare Tea Company in the late 1990s she was universally advised that there wasn't a market for proper, loose leaf tea in Britain.
Whole Leaf White Tea £2.60 Entirely hand-made from tender spring buds and new leaves.
Like white silver tip it has a gentle sweetness combined with fresh grassy notes – but the open leaves give a deeper flavour and a hint of peach. 1 Ladies' Wild Red Bush Tea £2.60 Wild harvest Rooibos from the Cedarberg mountains of South Africa.