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Forever Young Rose Flower Tea from Teasenz

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Flower Where to Buy:  Teasenz Tea Description: A flowery tea that tastes clean and perfumy with a natural rosy aroma: Made from 100 percent genuine organic rosebuds and naturally dried to retain all the health benefits. A delicious and soothing cup to enjoy on a quiet afternoon or after a yoga session. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: It’s been a LONG while since I’ve had a pure rose tea like this one … so long that I can’t even remember when the last time was! And I love the flavor of steeped rosebuds! What Read More

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Silver Bud Ya Bao White Tea from Tea Source

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Where to Buy:  Tea Source Tea Description: This rare white tea from Yunnan is a winter-pluck tea with huge downy buds and leaves from wild growing tea trees and produces a liquor that is mellow, sweet, slightly fruity (ripe plums?), and lingers with a soft floral finish. Can also be aged, as a puer. Learn more about this tea here. To subscribe to Steepster Select, click here. Taster’s Review: I was happy to find this Silver Bud Ya Bao White Tea from Tea Source in this month’s Steepster Select box, if for no other reason than I enjoy Read More

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White Leaf and Bud Single Estate White Tea from Teajo Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Where to Buy:  Teajo Teas Tea Description: Our most delicate and subtle tea contains very little caffeine and delivers a light, smooth and nutty flavor. Harvested before the leaves fully open, this tea is one of the rarest in the world. Taster’s Review: I couldn’t find this White Leaf and Bud Single Estate White Tea on Teajo Teas’ website, so I don’t know if it’s still available (or perhaps, it’s just temporarily sold out) but I did want to review it because this is the first tea that I’ve tried from this company and I’m Read More

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Lemon Rose Bud from Fusion Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Fusion Teas Tea Description: Taiwanese oolong blended to perfection. With floral notes and hints of lemon and ginger it isn’t just pretty to look at. Instead of picking up that bouquet for your better half try surprising with this one of a kind blend. Learn more about this blend here. Taster’s Review: The dry leaf is absolutely gorgeous!  The leaves look like a fine quality, green Tie Kuan Yin – although the description is vague about the type of leaf that it is, stating only that it is a Taiwanese Oolong, the Read More

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Silver Needle from PekoeTea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Where to Buy:  PekoeTea Tea Description: Silver Needle White Tea with a white downy appearance comes from the province of Fujian. The Silvery Needle, highest quality white tea, is picked during the spring before the buds open to preserve its tenderness. Exquisite and delicate, Silvery Needle has a fresh, sweet fragrance and produces a pale yellow brew. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: As I’ve mentioned before, I’m very happy with this month’s selections in the Steepster Select box.  The theme is “Best Buds” and features some of the finest teas that I’ve Read More