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Some might call this a bloomsday conspiracy. As the year-end approaches, everyone’s favourite tea sommelier, Snigdha Manchanda is conspiring with gardens everywhere to add lotuses, marigolds and roses to your cup of tea.  

Under her label Tea Trunk, Snigdha has always paid attention to detail, while curating some of the finest Indian tea blends with all-natural ingredients. Here’s a quick look at the label’s two newest tea bouquets that you ought to be buying yourself and gifting friends for festive reasons and seasons. Leaf through it. Note: both teas come in limited edition gold tins.

Divine Lotus Green Tea – Nothing says Diwali better than a pink lotus in your tea. The flower, known for its restorative properties, along with basil and honey, makes this green tea healthy and flavourful. Expect sweet, mellow and floral notes. Available as loose leaf for Rs. 1350 for 100 gms. Tip: Pair this with their Divine Lotus scented candle (Rs. 350) to put together the best Diwali gift box.

Festive Blooms Green Tea – This colourful tea paired with motichoor ladoos is the festive photo your Instagram feed needs. Marigold and rose petals plus saffron provide colour and aroma to this gorgeous green tea. Meanwhile, cardamom, cinnamon and star anise add a contrast to the floral flavours. Expect warm and bright notes, with a hint of spice. Sounds like a celebration to us! Available as loose leaf in signature Tea Trunk tins, priced at Rs. 800 for 100 gms.

Getting there: Shop festive teas on, free shipping in India, cash on delivery available. Follow @teatrunk on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. 

***This post is sponsored by Tea Trunk***

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