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Roses & Chocolate

Since the 10th century, Persians distilled roses in order to extract their essential oils. The Ancient Persians believed that aside from providing an aesthetic appeal, roses had therapeutic benefits that could help in skincare treatments, aromatherapy, antiseptic as well as used to relax conditions of stress such as nervous tension, peptic ulcers and heart disease, […]

Chai – Royal Indian treasure

As legend has it Masala Chai was invented over 9000 years ago by a very ingenious King in an Indian court as an herbal tonic based on the Ayurvedic principals of medicine. It is told that he guarded Malasa Chai as his most precious treasure. Later with the setup and popularity of tea plantations by […]