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1st Place Tea: Snowflake from Aromatica Fine Teas

Depending on where you live, you may have seen some snowflakes flying on the air this time of year, which would be the perfect time to brew up a cup of Snowflake tea from Aromatica Fine Teas. This is an award-winning blend, taking 1st place in the North American Tea Championships in 2011.  Thinking about tea championships puts some silly images in my head, like some kind of tea Olympics, with little packs of tea on a snowy downhill ski slope.  Anyway, the story is getting away from me. Like beautiful, white, creamy snowdrifts, this black tea is blanketed with Read More

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Lavender Cream Earl Grey Black Tea from Aromatica Fine Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black This tea is available from Amoda Tea. Tea Description: This tea brings together the best of all the earl grey worlds – bergamot, vanilla, cream and lavender. Why have them in 4 separate Earl Greys!? This is a sweet, creamy, delicious black tea with floral hints. The vanilla and cream soften the bergamot citrus edge. You can still enjoy this variation with milk.   Learn more about subscribing to Amoda Tea here. Taster’s Review: I received my Amoda box a few days ago and this is the first tea that I’ve tried from the box! Read More

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French Lemon Creme Rooibos from Petali Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Rooibos Tea Information: Sometimes you just want a tea that’s bursting with fun flavour. We think it’s not too much to ask for that flavour punch to taste completely natural. Welcome French Lemon Creme with your luscious lemon and creamy vanilla sweetness. This is built on a green rooibos base, so the blend has extra health benefits from locking in the herb’s natural enzymes. This tea is available from Amoda Tea. Learn more about subscribing to Amoda Tea here. Taster’s Review: I want to start this review by saying:  the aroma of this tea smells just Read More

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Cream of Earl Grey Tea from Tealated

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Tealated Tea Description: Organic and high grown black tea is hand blended with fragrant oil of bergamot and French Vanilla. Our product testers all agree that this is the BEST black tea fusion you will ever taste to make your morning tea a delight. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I was excited to taste a new Earl Grey from a new-to-me tea company!  And this is a really tasty Cream of Earl Grey!  There is a nice balance between bergamot and creamy vanilla. The dry leaf aroma is strong and Read More

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Peaches & Cream Iced Green Tea from Southern Boy Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Where to Buy:  Zoomdweebies Tea Description: Premium Organic green tea with organic flavors. Learn more about this tea here. Learn more about how to subscribe to Southern Boy Teas here. Taster’s Review: I had high hopes for this particular flavor of iced tea from Southern Boy Teas.  The idea of a Peaches & Cream iced green tea sounded oh so yummy! Unfortunately, I don’t get a strong peach or cream flavor from this one.  Not while it’s cold, anyway.  I found that after the tea came to room temperature, rather than cold, right out of the Read More