Knook #21: Libertine Blends

The coffee scene in New Zealand gets a lot of attention. But a growing niche for New Zealand, and one that doesn’t get a lot of airtime, is craft tea blends.

Jacqui Wales founded Libertine Blends in 2014, in Berhampore, Wellington, after feeling like she couldn’t find a tea that suited her taste and style. Jax is now based in London, but has continued building the business here. The brand has grown into a…