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Orchid Oolong from Art of Tea. . . .

Spring is just around the corner. At least in my neck of the woods it is. It seems like everybody is tired of lugging around the winter coats and heavy sweaters and are ready for the change of seasons.  Even I’m ready to open up some windows and let the fresh air in. With the coming of the seasons, also comes (for some of us) a change in our tea drinking habits. I’ve noticed that I’ve been craving more bright spring like teas with a floral touch lately.  So the other day I prepped up my kettle and checked out Read More

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Dark Chocolate Peppermint from Art of Tea. . . .

Art of Tea has been one of those companies that I’ve always wanted to try so when they contacted The SororiTea Sisters about reviewing a few of their offerings, I was giddy! Dark Chocolate Peppermint seemed appropriate for the season so I decided to start with this one.  The dry leaf of this blend had a lovely rich dark chocolate aroma that had a note of peppermint in it. I’m typically not a dark chocolate fan but this one even made me drool a tad. I finished this cuppa off in no tie flat. This tea had a rich earthy Read More

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Summer Rain Tea from Art of Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Tea Where to Buy: Art of Tea Tea Description: The taste of fresh sliced melon washes the palate and refreshes the spirit. A special blend of organic white tea fully infused with the fresh essences of cantaloupe and jasmine. Perfect as an iced tea or after a meal. Caffeine Content: Medium Tasting Notes: Fruity, Crisp, Light Learn more about this tea here. <– Update this link to the vendor’s product page. Don’t forget to remove this instructional text! Taster’s Review: Summer Rain Tea from Art of Tea is a wonderful delight!  This loose leaf white tea is Read More

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Ancient Forest Black Tea from Art of Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy: Art of Tea Tea Description: A specialty of the southwest province of Yunnan, this unique tea is harvested from ancient trees on the protected land of Jingmai Mangjing’s Blue Mountains. 100% organic, hand picked and sorted, this black tea steeps a rich, earthy infusion with notes of cedar and honey. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: The description of the “creamy texture and notes of amber and honey” this tea purports to provide made me particularly eager to try it. It certainly sounds divine, after all. I was even more Read More

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White Coconut Crème Tea from Art of Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Where to Buy:  Art of Tea Tea Description: Immerse yourself into a cup of this dreamy tropical infusion! With its light body and smooth creamy texture, it’s no wonder this tea is a favorite of many Art of Tea customers! Delivers a sweet and soothing balance of coconut and is great hot, iced or as a dessert tea. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Yum! I figured I’d like this tea.  I mean, I like coconut and the lighter flavor of the white tea base would really allow those coconut flavors to shine through Read More