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Elixir of Love from Alice’s Fine Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White (Blooming Tea) Where to Buy:  Alice’s Fine Teas Tea Description: Sweeping jasmine arch over a bright lily. This tea is mellow, even buttery, with a hint of sweetness from the jasmine. Absolutely delightful! Ingredients: Lily (said to enhance energy and to have a cooling effect), Jasmine (sweet fragrance, said to moisten the skin, ease anxiety and anti-inflammatory) and Silver Needle Tea Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: What a beautiful display!  The pale green leaves of the tea open up to reveal a red-orange flower and an arch of white blossoms.  Really pretty.  Read More

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Halo Blooming Tea from The Persimmon Tree

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

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Halo Tea from The Persimmon Tree

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!