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An Apple Cider Green Rooibos Delight from Design A Tea

You know that episode of Friends where Rachel accidentally combines two recipes and makes a trifle with ladyfingers, jam, and beef sautéed with peas and onions? My favorite part comes shortly thereafter when Joey takes a bite and loves it. With his mouth full, he proclaims “Custard: good. Jam: goooood. Meat: good!” I promise you, this tea tastes nothing like a custard-y jam trifle with a layer of beef and peas. HOWEVER. I was totally inspired by Joey when coming up with my review. Apple cider? Good. Tea? Goood. Green Rooibos? Good! This one is a delightful apple cider tea– Read More

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Angry Pumpkin Black Tea from Design a Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy: Design a Tea Tea Description: A nice hardy blend of pumpkin and nutmeg with a black tea base. Served hot, will fill the room with the aroma of a “beautiful pumpkin”. Those were his words- I know, lame! . Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I hate to admit it, but I have a double standard when it comes to tea names. I absolutely hate it when a company will skirt around what type of tea something is, “It’s a deeply shaded fukamushi sencha harvested in the summer, steamed to Read More

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Apr-i-berry Love Child from Design A Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Design A Tea Tea Description: Apricot has long had her eye on blueberry. Some said it hinged on the verge of an uncontrollable passion! After a long and snowy weekend – trapped in a cabin on the side of a mountain; she made her move! When forbidden love is allowed to flourish… the tastes can be absolutely refreshing. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I wasn’t too sure about this Apr-i-berry Love Child from Design A Tea when I took my first sip of it.  Then I allowed it to Read More

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Peach Spice from Design A Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type: Oolong Where to Buy: Design A Tea Tea Description: It’s time to order the best tea you’ve ever tasted. Why? Because you choose the flavors! The concept is simple, choose a base and one or two flavors to blend your own unique tasting tea. Top it off with a personalized name and brag to your friends about your gourmet style or give it away as a gift. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Designing your own tea can be so much fun. Peach Spice from Design a Tea is one of my favorites. It has a Read More

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Marzipan Sunset from Design A Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Rooibos (Red) Where to Buy:  Design A Tea Tea Description: What’s better than an after dinner treat while watching the sun set? Maybe a almond cookie or two or three or four… But all that sugar is sure to keep you wide awake. We took naturally caffeine free Rooibos tea, mixed in a few ALMOND pieces and added NATURAL VANILLA and MARZIPAN (tastes a little like eggnog) flavorings to come up with Marzipan Sunset. A nice substitute to the German known Marzipan cookie… your pants will thank you! Learn more about this tea here.   Taster’s Read More