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Caramel Apple Fun from Blend Bee. . .A Custom Blend. . . .

Who else was a big Charlotte’s Web fan in their younger years? Stay with me a second– I promise I’m going somewhere with this. You know the scene in the book (and movie!) where Templeton the rat has a hay day at the fair and dances around, gluttonously digging his little rat teeth into all the leftover treats and goodies that he can get his tiny talons on? Sipping this tea turned me into a human-Templeton, you guys. This delightful caramel apple blend is like the best day at the fair– slightly sticky-sweet, with heavily spiced apple in the background Read More

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Starlight and Crime Scenes from Adagio Teas. . .A Sherlock Inspired Brew

Who didn’t love the last Sherlock season? So good! I loved each episode and can’t wait for the next season. . .if there is a next season. Sherlock is one of those shows that my stepsons even enjoy. We actually love this show so much that we (and I really should say I) decided to name our dog Benedict, after Benedict Cumberbatch-who plays Sherlock in the series. The show is clever and cunning, always keeps you wondering what is coming next. So it goes without saying that when I saw that there were several Sherlock inspired teas offered in the Read More

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Happily Headless from Adagio Teas. . . GoT Inspired Tea!

Now that Game of Thrones is six seasons in and the books have been around even longer, I think it is safe to say that referencing Ned’s death doesn’t really require a spoiler warning. I mean you would basically need to have lived under a rock to not know the shocking decapitation that befell the Stark patriarch. I guess people should have seen it coming when the show cast Sean Bean in the role given he is known for being killed off. In fact, this particular blend is merely one of a series of teas inspired by the many Sean Read More

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Peach HoppiTea Custom Blend from Butiki Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type: Organic Guranse Where to Buy: Butiki Teas Tea Description: Azzrian’s Custom Blend via Butiki Teas. This blend was inspired by a beer I used to love drinking. It was a lambic beer sweetened and flavored with peaches. Thus we took an organic guranse and mixed in cascade hops, peaches, and peach flavoring. All organic, all delicious! Learn more about this tea from Steepster reviews here. Request your own custom blend via email by clicking here. Just tell Stacy you would like to create your own custom blend and shoot her your general idea – she will get back Read More

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Toasta Rica from Mad Pots of Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong, Mate, Ceylon, Rooibos Blend Where to Buy:  Mad Pots of Tea Tea Description: If You Were a Tea, What Would You Taste Like? I’m sure this is a question you find yourself pondering almost daily…. If you want your own Custom Blend or “PersonaliTEA” Make My Blend!   Taster’s Review: Mad Pots of Tea has a few select blends for sale on their site, but what is more important is that they make your custom blend for you based on a short but interesting survey that you take prior to their master blender Madam Potts Read More