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Easy as Pie: Black Cherries and Sweet Cream from A Quarter to Tea

It’s getting to be summertime and cherries are in season.  You can see them in a glorious, burgundy bundle at the grocery store or the farmer’s market.  With summertime cherries on my mind, it seemed like the perfect time to try Black Cherries and Sweet Cream tea from A Quarter to Tea.   The dry tea leaves and the first minute of steeping was all about the cream, wafting sweet waves of vanilla out of my mug.  As the tea cooled and I got my first taste, the cherries started to shine.  This tea is named for black cherries specifically, Read More

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Caramel Pecan Cheesecake Oolong/Mate Blend from 52Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Tea & Yerba Mate Blend Where to Buy:  52Teas Tea Description: Sometimes necessity really is the mother of invention. We didn’t quite have enough of either roasted mate or Fujian oolong left to make a full batch of a new blend, so I decided maybe we should blend them together, and the toasty Fujian oolong is a great compliment to the roasted mate! Even better, we paired it with organic caramel, cheesecake and pecan flavors with real pecans. This is a yummy treat you’re not going to want to miss out on. Learn more about this tea Read More

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Passion Fruit Cheesecake Iced Black Tea from Southern Boy Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy: Southern Boy Teas Tea Description: Passion fruit and cheesecake? Does it get more decadent than that? Well, yes, actually it does, when we combine the organic flavors of passion fruit and cheesecake with our premium organic Iyerpadi black tea to make an iced tea from heaven! Learn more about this tea here. Learn about SBT’s subscriptions here. Taster’s Review: I made a half-gallon pitcher full of this Passion Fruit Cheesecake Iced Black Tea from Southern Boy Teas last night, and now (less than 24 hours later and I’ve only been drinking this for Read More

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Flavored Iced Black Tea from Southern Boy Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Southern Boy Teas Tea Description: Our awesome premium organic Iyerpadi black tea blended with organic pumpkin and cheesecake flavors. Learn more about this tea here. Learn about SBT’s subscriptions here. Taster’s Review: Mmm!  This is really yummy. I’ve tried 52Teas version of Pumpkin Cheesecake tea previously and it was yummy too.  Rather than being a blend of black teas, though, this appears to be a single type of tea blended with the flavors.  I like the black tea base, it’s smooth and rich and provides an enjoyable and solid background of flavor for the Read More

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Kiwi Cheesecake Flavored Oolong Tea from 52Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  52Teas Tea Description:   Here’s a special treat–Fujian oolong blended with real freeze-dried kiwi, marigold petals and organic kiwi- and cheesecake flavors. A little tart, a little tangy, a little sweet, and all delicious! Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I can’t say that I’ve ever had a kiwi cheesecake.  I don’t think I’ve ever even seen a kiwi cheesecake except for the photo on the label.  But I love kiwi (and it’s a fruit flavor that is not often used in a tea!) and I love cheesecake … and I Read More