Where To Buy: Octavia Tea
All of the elements of a pie baked fresh on a brisk autumn evening find their way into this spiced black tea. Exotic cardamom and clove are married with ginger, cinnamon and clementine orange in this rich, flavorful blend. Wonderful with a touch of milk and sugar.
HARVEST ORANGE SPICE
organic, fair trade black tea (tin)
- 100% organic, fair trade certified black tea
- 100% organic cardamom
- 100% organic cinnamon
- 100% organic ginger
- 100% organic clove
- 100% organic licorice root
- 100% organic black pepper
- Pure essential oil of orange
This tea is USDA Certified Organic and Fair Trade.
I have tried a lot of orange flavored teas with spices in them and them seem to either ‘miss the mark’, have bored me, tasted very chemically-soapy-or FAKE, or just plain bad. This one was very different!
Harvest Orange Spice smells very spicy and orange…so…I decided to under infuse for…only about 2 minutes. I didn’t want the spice to over power everything else. Normally I steep for the longer suggested infusions because I want them stronger. This one I was afraid to based on the extreme scent of the spices. With the under infusion it seemed to work out quite well and I was VERY impressed with it. I suppose next time I could infuse longer now that I am not afraid of the spice in this. The orange is lovely, Juicy, and Citrus! The spice was just right and the orange tasted quite natural.
I like this a lot. I have found an Orange Spice Tea for me! Thank you, Octavia!
Jennifer (TeaEqualsBliss) is in her upper 30s and lives in the eastern snowbelt area of the US with her husband, 3 dogs, and cat (however the number of furkids can change at anytime as she LOVES providing a forever home for many shelter animals. Her several interests include music, movies, veganism, sports, traveling, collecting Baseball Cards and Unicorns, Radio, Computers, Crafting, and of course…TEA.She started drinking tea at the tender age of 3 thanks to her Grandmother and her love for tea has gotten stronger with each year!In addition to being a co-founder/co-creator of Sororitea Sisters - her main site is MyBlissfulJourney.com.Find out more about Jennifer on MyBlissfulJourney.com.
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