ImmorTaliTea from Cup of Love

Black Tea, Orange Pieces, Blackberry Leaves, Safflower Petals, Lemon Balm Leaves, Strawberry Pieces, Calendula Petals, Sunflower Petals, Elderberry Pieces, Raisin Bits, Hibiscus Peals, Apple Pieces, Rosehip Bits, Passion Fruit Pieces, Kiwi Pieces, Raspberry Pieces, Rose Petals, Cornflower Petals, & Peppermint are the ingredients that went into ImmorTaliTea from Cup of Love.  Therefore a LOT of time and effort went into this flavor combination! It has a nice balance of fruity, spicy, mint, sweet, and sour!  The black tea base is NOT over the top darker than dark or stronger than strong but it leaves enough room for the other ingredients to Read More

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Pocketful of Posies Herbal Tea by Adagio Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Herbal Where to Buy:  Adagio Teas Tea Description: A relaxing, naturally caffeine-free herbal tea blended from blackberry leaves, chamomile, peppermint, hibiscus, lavender flowers, and rose petals. Learn more about this tea here.  Taster’s Review: This is an herbal tea from Adagio’s Sunlit Blooms collection. It’s a floral blend, containing whole chamomile flowers, lavender and rose petals. It also contains peppermint, hibiscus, and blackberry leaves. Judging by the dry leaf, the main constituent is blackberry leaves, which are green and fluffy, rather like raspberry leaves. The other ingredients seem rather sparse. I used 1.5tsp of leaf for my Read More

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Summer Solstice Herbal Tea from Tealux

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Fruit/Herbal Tisane Where to Buy:  Tealux Tea Description: Summer solstice is the name for the mythical night of the 21st of June ‘ the shortest night of the year. Midsummer is often described as a pause in-between a change in nature and provides us with the opportunity to pause for a moment in order to align ourselves with the energy changes of the natural forces. We have united the taste of ripe sun fruits and fresh herbs with the Swedish midsummer tradition of blossoms, in order to keep the rays of sun a little while longer in Read More

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Children’s Hospital Vanilla Black Tea from The Secret Garden Tea Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  The Secret Garden Tea Co. Tea Description: A playful blend of  baby rosebuds, vanilla, and bergamot that reminds us of childhood tea parties. Proceeds go to BC Children’s Hospital. Ingredients: Black tea, rosehip pieces, rose petals, blackberry leaves, natural flavors. Learn more about this blend here. Taster’s Review: After reading the ingredients listed and then opening the sample pouch of this tea, I was a little surprised to immediately recognize a chamomile blossom.  I see the rosehips and rose petals and blackberry leaves, but they need to update their ingredient list to also Read More

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Apple Embrace Black Tea from Monarch Tea Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Monarch Tea Co. or Monarch Tea Co. on Etsy Tea Description: This warm and inviting blend brings memories of sitting fireside with a good book. Notes of apple, cinnamon and spice come together to warm and soothe. Ingredients: black tea, dried apple, cinnamon pieces, blackberry leaves, safflower petals, natural flavours. Learn more about subscribing to Postal Teas here. Taster’s Review: I was very excited to receive my Postal Teas box today.  This box is actually September’s subscription – which arrives in October.  Kind of confusing.  Maybe I should just call it October’s box? Anyway, this month’s Read More