Inspiring a new generation of tea drinking.

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Our Founder

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” C.S. Lewis

Since opening her first Tea Room in 2010, Alison Mc Ardle has been dedicated to inspiring a new generation of tea drinking.  

Under the instruction of Mr Peter Goggi, President of the Tea Association of the USA, and his team at the Specialty Tea Institute, Alison, continues to educate herself in the field of tea, bringing her knowledge back to her own team at Cupán Tae and sharing with you, the tastes and tales of all things to do with tae.

Our Teas

We at Cupán Tae are proud and passionate adore all things to do with tea. Our team works hard to ensure that we source the highest quality blends of tea so that you may be enchanted by the masterful and sometimes curious flavours the world of tea has to offer.

Our teas are delicious.  Our teas are unique.  Our teas are sourced from the best farms.  Our teas are sustainable. 

All of our customs blends are crafted in-house, and are available for your enjoyment at home. 

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Our Brand

Cupan Tae is Irish for "Cup of Tea".  Tea is an integral part of Irish history, and our name is a nod to our tradition.

Our brand is strengthened by our physical presence.