Tea Information: Leaf Type: White Where to Buy: Butiki Teas Tea Description: Our luxurious Champagne & Rose Cream pairs our Glenburn Silver Needle with sweet champagne, fresh cream, and delicate rose notes. The initial sip delivers a lingering sweetness and tang of champagne. Rose and cream notes remain long after each sip. The malty flavor of the Silver Needle tea adds to the champagne flavor and there is a bubbliness that can be felt on the tongue. With each continuing sip the rose and cream notes become stronger. We recommend drinking this tea at a cooler temperature. Ingredients: Glenburn Silver Read More
Tea Information: Leaf Type: Green Where to Buy: Teavivre Tea Description: When you brew Two Dragons, two arms of jasmine and globe amaranth petals will slowly expand upwards cupping a single marigold flower – and so it is given the name of Two Dragons and a Pearl. Thanks to the jasmine and amaranth, this tea has a wonderful sweet, flowery aroma and taste. The taste is long-lasting and will survive 2 or 3 infusions. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This is the third and final tea from my Steepster Select box from February: Year of the Dragon. Read More
Tea Information: Leaf Type: White Where to Buy: The Persimmon Tree Tea Description: A beautifully hand-crafted blooming white tea that displays a ring of jasmine and amaranth flowers, with blueberry and peach essence. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: There are those who avoid blooming teas because they think they’re gimmick-y and that the tea they produce does not taste up to par. I used to be one of them! But, since that time, I have found quite a few blooming teas that are quite delicious. This blooming tea – Halo from Persimmon Tree Tea – is one Read More
Tea Type: Green Tea Where To Buy: Ovation Teas Product Description: Green tea blended with strawberry pieces, mango, pineapple, marigolds, and globe amaranth with strawberry and mango flavoring. Tasters Review: I tell everyone that I have FUN with my tea. Some think that isn’t appropriate just like it may not be appropriate to ‘play with your food’…but I do. I encourage it! I like to tweak infusion amounts and times and sometimes ‘hand pick’ what I infusion from the loose leaf mix into my infusion basket. Green Tea Fruit Smoothie Tea from Ovation Teas was one of those FUN Teas. Read More
It perfectly opened/bloomed the first time around without any imperfections whatso-ever and smelled of blueberry and peaches and that’s on top of the floral aroma…how awesome is that for a blooming tea!!??
I could taste the blueberry, peach, and flowers and it’s very yummy!