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Duke of Earl from Blackbird Tea Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy: Blackbird Tea Co. Tea Description: Unstoppably smooth, much more so than his cousin, that stuffy 19th century aristocrat. Our organic black tea is infused with Italian bergamot oil and a little bit of swagger. Drink up for inspiration. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Blackbird Tea Co makes some tasty teas and this one is no exception to that rule. I brewed this tea up to treat myself to a hot beverage to warm me up from the cold office.  I swear our office is an ice box! But this, that, and Read More

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Mocha Mate from Blackbird Tea Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Pu-erh Tea, Rooibos & Yerba Maté blend Where to Buy: Blackbird Tea Co. or Black Bird Tea Co. Etsy Tea Description: In Argentina and Uruguay, maté is traditionally sipped through a metal straw in a cured gourd. Try that in rush hour traffic! Our interpretation is a blend of roasted maté mixed with rooibos, black pu-erh tea, and a kick of chocolate, lemongrass, cinnamon and ginger. Drink it throughout the day for a chocolaty, spicy pick-me-up.  Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: When this tea first arrived, I was so excited! I have a tea that Read More

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Marrakech Mint from Blackbird Tea Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Where to Buy: Blackbird Tea Co website or Blackbird Tea Co Etsy Store Tea Description: If you’ve ever been to Morocco, you know the pleasure of drinking green tea with mint and ample amounts of sugar after dinner, or really, just about anytime. Our blend of loose leaf gunpowder green tea, peppermint and spearmint will help your meal settle – and the bonus? Fresh breath. Brewing Instructions – Using water that hasn’t quite yet boiled (about 180 degrees Fahrenheit), steep 1 teaspoon of tea per 8 oz. of water for 2-3 minutes. Enjoy. Learn more about this Read More