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Brown Sugar Organic Oolong by Tea Leaf Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy: Tea Leaf Co. Tea Description: A wonderfully bold and smooth organic tea blend of dark oolong and maple, a perfect pairing. While the oolong is bold, full-bodied, and lightly smoked, the maple is light, aromatic, and sweet. The combination of the two flavors results in a well-balanced, featured favorite maple tea blend. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I’ve been drinking quite a lot of Oolong recently, and some of it has really challenged my assumptions about the variety. I thought for a long time, for example, that I didn’t like Read More

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Halpewatte Ceylon Black Tea from M&K’s Tea Company

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy: MK’s Tea Co. Tea Description: The basis of Earl Grey tea! Ceylon tea is a sweet, brightly orange colored (once-brewed) black tea harvested in the lush hills of the island of Sri Lanka (formerly known as Ceylon). This is a fantastic introductory tea, a great tea for the black tea lover, and an extraordinary tea for blending purposes. Ceylon tea is just brisk enough to be uplifting, but light enough to not be bitter or off-putting. It truly is a remarkable black tea that belongs in every tea-lover’s collection. Learn more about this Read More

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Cocoa Amore from Whispering Pines Tea Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy: Whispering Pines Tea Co. Tea Description: Blended with two rich and chocolaty black teas and the irresistible cherry-chocolate notes of top-grade Tahitian vanilla beans, Cocoa Amore is pure decadence. The aroma of the dry and wet leaf is pure cherry chocolate with a hint of malt. The flavor is unimaginably smooth with creamy melting chocolate and rich vanilla fudge. An ever-present cherry note stands out in front of the warm barley sugar background. Light mineral notes play through the sip along with a light hint of sweet cinnamon and a malty finish. Later Read More

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Birthday Cake from Bluebird Tea Co

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Rooibos Where to Buy:  Bluebird Tea Co Tea Description: Let’s be honest, there is nothing better than cake. Except perhaps a cup of tea and cake! Our Birthday Cake Tea is delicious, has both and almost no calories! Oh and did you notice the pretty sprinkles in there too? Talk about having your cake and eating it! Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I’ve learned that if there is a tea that is supposed to taste like cake, that I need to try it. I was especially excited to try this blend because it has a Read More

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Mighty Organic Earl Grey Tea from Tea Leaf Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Tea Leaf Co.  Tea Description: A GBOP grade of black tea for this earl grey and blended with extra bergamot essence creates an infusion especially well suited for London fogs or for those seeking a strong bergamot flavor in their tea. Much stronger than the classic, malty notes, and a lively cup. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This Mighty Organic Earl Grey Tea is the last of four teas that Tea Leaf Co. sent me to sample.  I figured I’d save the Earl Grey for my last day as a Read More