The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. – 2 Shops in Singapore

Heritage tea brand and accompanying tea accessories retailer The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. has two shops in Singapore, including one featuring a tea bar at ION Orchard mall (2 Orchard Turn).

The company was founded in 1872, when Balage Porolis de Silva set up a jewellery boutique, not only selling the finest gems, but also serving the clients with the best Ceylon teas.

The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. Singapore.

ION Orchard.

Over time, Balage Porolis de Silva brand became synonymous with artistry and craftsmanship, and this tradition continues to this day, elevating tea beyond a simple beverage to a premium gift.

The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. - Tea Bars in Singapore.

ION Orchard Tea Bar.

The name of company pays tribute to the historic Clipper ships that carried chests of the freshest teas to all corners of the world, for one, as well as acknowledges the year the company’s roots were planted in Singapore.

Kyoto Matcha Latte - Tea Bar at ION Orchard - The 1873 Clipper Tea Co.

Kyoto Matcha Latte (at ION Orchard Tea Bar).

At the shop, which also houses a great tea bar, you can purchase tea in categories of Essentials, Specials, Tropics, Herbals & Blossoms, Luxuries, Organics, Assorted, Collections, Gift Hampers, and Limited Blends.

The stores also retail confectionery that goes well with tea, teaware (tea sets, teaballs, tea canisters, teapot infusers, teapots, etc), and lifestyle products, such as candles.

The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. Shops in Singapore – Locations & Opening Hours

ION Orchard
2 Orchard Turn, #B4-07, ION Orchard
Singapore 238801
Opening Hours: Monday-Sunday 10am-10pm

Jewel Changi Airport
78 Airport Boulevard, #01-255, Jewel Changi Airport
Singapore 819666
Opening Hours: Monday-Sunday 11am-9:30pm

The official Facebook page for The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. is available at

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