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American Classic Rockville Raspberry Premium Black Tea from Charleston Tea Plantation #VeganMoFo2016

For Vegan MoFo today it’s “Something Different” – Cook a cuisine you’ve never tried before or one you don’t often make often enough.  Here at Sororitea Sisters we don’t seem to sip on enough American Made Tea not because we don’t want to but because there is really only ONE working Tea Plantation here in the US.  They are also the ONLY Tea Plantation in North America where you can see hundreds of thousands of tea bushes on site.  So I thought it was fitting that I feature one of their teas for today’s Vegan MoFo prompt.  The tea we Read More

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Kris Grey Black Tea from Ette Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Ette Tea Tea Description: Shaded as the quintessential earl grey, Kris Grey (Blend no. 050) is a western classic brew fortified with south east asian ingredients. Kris Grey is a blend of black tea, javanese vanilla beans, blue corn flower, bluepea flower, bergamot oil & edible silver dust. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: My second blend from Ette Tea! So, I’m not the biggest Earl Grey fan; not that I dislike it, but I just don’t crave it often either. Under normal circumstances I probably wouldn’t have gone for this Read More

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Goomtee China Classic First Flush Black Tea from Udyan Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black (Darjeeling) Where to Buy:  Udyan Tea Tea Description: Goomtee is a very well known Darjeeling heritage garden planted with pure china bushes almost a century ago. Picked from special section of the garden called Ghani between 3000-4000 sq.ft. height, this tea is for the strong hearted first flush lovers as it has a strong body with a very slight tinge of muscatel (grape flavour usually associated with second flush Darjeelings). It is a well balanced cup that leaves a stong after taste as well. With repeated steepings, the liquor becomes sweeter and midler. Perfect tea for Read More

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Classic English Breakfast Black Tea from M&K’s Tea Company

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  M&K’s Tea Company on Etsy Tea Description: It’s classic! It’s English (actually it’s Indian and Sri Lankan)! It’s…breakfast! Nevermind. We’ll cut to the chase. It’s a nice cup of malty black tea from the Bargara and Kandoli Assam estates of India and the Kenilworth estate of Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Great with milk, good with sugar, best in the morning. This blend is part of the Original 20 M&K’s Blends. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I’ve enjoyed quite a few of M&K’s Tea Company’s blends now so I was really eager to Read More

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Earl Grey Tea from Twinings of London

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy: Twinings of London Tea Description: Twinings has been blending my family tea for years. Today, I am proud to continue this tradition with the tea celebrated throughout the world known as Twinings Earl Grey. Legend has it that my ancestor, the second Earl Grey, was presented with this exquisite recipe by an envoy on his return from China. Fine black tea perfectly balanced with the distinctive flavour of bergamot, a citrus fruit. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I can’t believe I haven’t yet tried this Earl Grey tea from Twinings Read More