Solaris.Tea specialise in blending and preparing the finest quality Organic Whole-Leaf teas. We prepare our unique teas using the world's finest natural ingredients and traditional processing methods. Our products do not have any artificial additives and preservatives and are prepared in Ireland.
We are committed to promoting a lifestyle which is in line with nature while making our planet greener and safer. Sustainability is at the core of everything Solaris do. We are convinced that at every stage of production the Earth's ecosystem should be protected. Solaris cooperate with small tea growers around the world who use traditional, eco-friendly methods, and we also support Irish farmers by using locally grown herbs. All our organic teas are independently certified by Organic Trust, and our herbs are delivered by trusted Irish farms from the West Coast. All of Solaris' packaging and silken tea bags are 100% biodegradable to minimise impact on resources and the environment.
Our commitment to our values has meant becoming an international award winning company. Over the years of business Solaris have been the proud recipients of the Best Irish Organic Grocery Award twice from Bord Bia, have won the Eurotoque 2010 awards for Outstanding Contribution to Irish Cuisine, and most recently we won an Irish Quality Food Award for our unique Green Tea Chai blend.
Based in Galway on the West coast of Ireland, we are a small family business established in 2008 by husband and wife team Joerg and Karin Mueller. Both are qualified Medical Herbalists (BscHons), and Joerg is a trained Master Tea Blender. Their experience, knowledge and visits to tea plantations around the world have led them to specialise in tea blending. Their passion is Tea and their goal is to provide customers with delicious tasting and health promoting organic teas that are free from artificial flavourings, aromas, and other additives. We are family run company and have created this family spirit at the workplace. Our team is an extension of our family and everybody is passionate, truly engaged and has a sense of ownership. Over the years, we have built a team of highly positive, professional and creative people who work in a relaxed, friendly and family-like environment.
Solaris.Tea strive to be a leader in the industry and we aim to share our extensive, expert knowledge about the world of tea and living a healthy, natural lifestyle. Our qualified herbalists (BScHons) can customise specific blends according to specific needs, advise on the preparation processes, and can give lectures and organise workshops and trainings. Our herbalists' have used their passion for blending teas as an inspiration for their profession and successful business. Everything we do, everything we believe in, every value we share, is inextricably linked to this passion. It drives us and allows us to share our devotion to superior quality tea, humanity and nature with the world.
At Solaris.Tea, we relentlessly drive for improvement of our products and never compromise on quality. We appreciate out-of-the-box thinking and constantly look for innovative solutions to develop natural, healthy products. As we are the only company in Ireland hand blending tea, we would like to remain on the forefront of innovative tea and herbal product development. Therefore, we strive not only to meet the current needs of our customers, we aim to predict them! Our culture is built around developing intimate relationships with customers and establishing business partnerships based on mutual trust and respect. We individualise our approach by offering personalised tea for companies or individuals and giving comprehensive product and sales training for those in the food service sector.