About Us

SADO is the word used to describe the Japanese Tea Ceremony or the Japanese way of tea. The word 'Cha' means tea in Chinese and a host of other languages, the word 'Do' means path or way in Japanese put them together and you have 'Chado' the way of tea.

Established in 1990, today Chado has revolutionised how Los Angeles drinks and thinks of tea. Sharing our love of tea and refinement has made Chado a force in the American Tea Renaissance and made Chado customers, with over 300 premium loose leaf teas to choose among, a privileged elite among world's tea lovers. Chado Tea India (estd. in 2008) has been at a similar forefront in India to revolutionise tea drinking in India and ensure people think and drink beyond chai.

Lead by founder Amit Mehta , also India's First Certified Tea Somellier Chado Tea in India has been changing the way Indians drink their Tea.