Exactly 358 years ago, the first advert for tea in England appeared in a publication describing it simply as a “China Drink.” That's why Google is celebrating the cuppa with a Doodle today.

We at Hay Hampers are so passionate about tea in its different variations - black tea, green tea, herbal tea, infusions for a traditional or modern afternoon tea - that we have dedicated a full issue of our magazine Newshamper to what was once Britain's most popular beverage.

What happened then? Read here to find it out: