A tea caddy is an essential item used for storing tea and is made of paper, iron, tin, ceramic and porcelain.
Tea leaves easily absorb other aromas and get damp. Place tea in your spice cupboard will ruin your tea badly. That is why an airtight tea canister is essential when it comes to preserving the flavour of your tea.
A high-quality tea caddy will also protect your tea from moisture, and from the sunlight that may otherwise cause it to fade.