To bring the warmth, aroma and taste of the choicest tea leaves from Goodricke’s pristine tea gardens, Goodricke Group Limited, today launched its iconic Goodricke Teapot’s premium lounge– The Tea Room in partnership with Tea Board India, Kolkata.
Aimed at bringing the freshness of its exquisite range of Goodricke tea to the heart of the ‘City of Joy’, Goodricke Teapot’s all-new The Tea Room is a one-stop solution for every tea enthusiast.With this launch, the brand aims to bring-back the ancient-oriental culture of ‘drinking tea’ as a means of life. Goodricke has always celebrated tea as a festival and thus aims to resuscitate the tea drinking ritual among the young and adult, alike.
From exotic nibbles, biscotti, cookies and other tea accompaniments, The Tea Room is designed to be a place for everyone. The launch witnessed participation of top dignitaries from Goodricke Group,Tea Board of India as well as the presence of renowned Bengali actress Parno Mittra. With brown wood tables, classic seating, specially curated menu that is rich in choicest tea flavors and complimenting preparations — the place is immersed with an old world charm and is sure to transport you back into time.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. P.T. Krishnan, Vice President, Consumer Division, Goodricke Group Limited, said, “After the phenomenal success of the Margaret’s Deck,a premium tea lounge near Darjeeling, we felt naturally drawn to Kolkata, especially because of its tea-drinking tradition. This premium lounge will offer our customers to experience the taste of pan-Indian tea variety under one roof. We are honored to join hands with Tea Board India and bring this exclusive curation to life for the people.”
Mr. Atul Asthana, Managing Director, Goodricke Group Limited shared, “Goodricke has been one of India’s most trusted tea brands for several decades now. In tandem with its superior quality of tea, the Goodricke Teapot outlets are a reflection of the company’s commitment to the same excellence. We are optimistic that The Tea Room in Kolkata will prove to be an epicenter of Goodricke’s wide variety of tea served under one roof, and will be an important addition to the city’s iconic landmarks.”
Bengali actress Parno Mittra, while reflecting on her experience said, “Being a tea lover myself, I feel elated to be a part of this launch. Goodricke has been a known name for generations. It is certainly refreshing to see how the brand has evolved over the years and yet has remained so honest to its core value by offering premium taste to its consumers.”
The Tea Room is Goodricke’s second outlet of this kind, under the Goodricke Teapot initiative. The flagship outlet was introduced as Margret’s Deck, a tea lounge with a huge deck overlooking the vast expanse of the Margaret Hope tea garden.