What is Qbfarms?
Qbfarms is an online tea shop, which has set out with the motive, to improve the quality, freshness, and authenticity of the tea you purchase by offering you with choices that are rarely seen in the tea market. Our expert tea tasters procure tea directly from select estates in Darjeeling and other parts in India, which is immediately sealed using a superior vacuum packaging method. Thus, we deliver the freshest of Indian teas from various estates. And so, you can choose your tea by garden, type, flavour and season of produce. We also manufacture high quality Green Tea bags, Tins & Boxes in both regular and flavoured variants.
Which teas are available with Qbfarms?
We have a great selection of loose leaf tea. Check out our various types of teas here.
Where does Qbfarms source its tea?
Our teas are sourced directly from gardens such as Darjeeling, Assam, Nilgiri or Nepal. In case you have a query about a specific tea, or its source, get in touch with us at [email protected] and we’ll resolve your query as well as give you some more detailed information.
Do Qbfarms teas contain caffeine?
Black, green, oolong, and white teas, all contain various levels of caffeine. Tea is a natural crop, so it is difficult to determine exact caffeine levels, and we, therefore, cannot provide definitive figures. The table below lists the average levels of caffeine that can be found in different teas.
Please note that this chart is intended as a guide only.
Black tea / 25 – 90mg
Oolong tea / 12-55mg
Green tea / 8 – 36mg
White tea / 6 – 25mg
Does Qbfarms sells decaffeinated tea?
No. We do not decaffeinate any of our teas, here at Qbfarms. The decaffeination process involves a lot of chemicals that can affect the flavour and quality of the tea, which is why we do not have decaffeinated tea as part of our range.
What makes tea a healthy beverage?
Compounds naturally present in tea called poly phenols, function as antioxidants, which provide it with a whole lot of health benefits.
How Should I store my Qbfarms teas?
To ensure that your tea stays as vibrant and delicious, as when you took that first sip, we recommend storing it in an airtight tin or dark glass jar away from direct sunlight.
Do you ship internationally? And how much does it cost?
Yes, we do! Qbfarms works with multiple delivery partners to deliver teas all over the world. Head over to our Shipping & Delivery Page to see more information about the costs and estimated time.
How long does it take for Qbfarms ship out the products?
Orders received before noon IST (Indian Standard Time) usually ship out the same business day. Orders received after this time generally leave on the next business day.
How long will my order take to arrive?
We ship with various logistics partners, who have provided the following estimates for shipping
Domestic Shipping Timeframes
Standard – 3-5 working days
Express – 1-3 working days
International Shipping Timeframes
International Shipping can be between 7 – 15 business days. Please note this is a guide only, and does not include any customs processing time upon arrival at the destination.
How do I create an account?
You can create an account by clicking on login on the top right side of the site. Otherwise, once you’ve finished shopping, you’ll reach the login page where you can create an account.
I purchased a tea online and I don’t like the flavor. Can I return it?
Unfortunately, only items that are in their original saleable condition can be return. Please check our return policy for further queries.
There is a problem with the quality of my tea. What should I do?
We take the quality of our products very seriously, and respond to all quality issues with the full attention. If you have purchased a product and it is faulty or contaminated in any way, please send an email to [email protected] and include the name of the product along with a picture of the same. Our quality team will use this information to investigate further and ensure we resolve the issue in the best possible way for you.
I can’t find a product I am looking for is out of stock. Can I back order an item?
Unfortunately we cannot back order any items that are out of stock, but it is always best to email [email protected] and, while we can’t guarantee the stock will be available, we will do our best to source the product from in-store or our warehouse if it is available.
Has my order gone through successfully?
Once your order has been placed, you will receive a confirmation email with details of your order and an order number. If you created an account, you will be able to track your order. If you have been charged for an order but haven’t received a confirmation email, get in touch at [email protected] Please ensure you have checked your junk mail folder first.
What if I want to change my address?
You can change the address of your order by sending us an email at [email protected] and we’ll do it right away.
Be sure to change your address before the order has been dispatched from our warehouse because it wouldn’t be possible for us to change the address once it has been dispatched.
What’s your general cancellations policy?
Orders on Qbfarms must be canceled before the tea has been dispatched from our warehouse. Unfortunately, once the tea has been dispatched from our warehouse, it will not be possible for us to cancel the order.
Is it necessary to have an account to buy?
No. You can make the purchase using the Guest Account option. All you need is a valid e-mail id, so that we can mail your order details. But we highly recommend that you get one because you’ll be able to check out faster the next time, see personalized recommendations and receive notifications from us about our deals and offers.
I can’t remember my password. What do I do?
To recover your password, go to our Forgot Password Page and enter your email id. This should send you an email. Follow the procedure in the email and you should be done in a couple of minutes.
Is my personal information kept safe with Qbfarms?
Qbfarms takes a number of measures to prevent fraudulent use of credit cards and other online payment systems. If you believe your card has been used for a purchase with Qbfarms without your permission, please write to us at [email protected].
I would like to provide feedback on my experience with Qbfarms. Who can I speak to?
We love hearing from our customers, so please send an email to [email protected]