For those who want to sample some top teas, Amsterdam Zuid is the place to be. Situated in the Jacob Obrechtstraat is Tea in the City, where Betjeman & Barton’s tea and tisane (herbal tea) are sold. Over eighty kinds of tea are available, presented in fancy red tea tins with elegant lettering: Earl Grey, Jasmine, Rooibos, Sencha, Oolong Dragon Noir. The loose tea is sold in nylon or cotton bags. They also have a large collection of teapots and china.