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French Toast Dianhong Black Flowering Tea from Liquid Proust Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black/Flowering Where to Buy:  Liquid Proust Teas Tea Description: As my first batch of French Toast Dian Hong, I decided to go lightly on the flavoring because the natural cocoa taste from the tea is pleasant enough to keep the flavoring at a low amount. This tea proves to pull out different taste from different steeps from my experience and I am hoping you find the same to be true. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Some of my favourite tea companies are the ones where you really get a feel for the owners as Read More

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On The Tenth Day of Christmas, Della Terra Teas Sent Me This Tea …

Two days to go.  Time to go shopping!  Ha! Winter Nog Tisane Information: Leaf Type:  Rooibos Where to Buy:  Della Terra Teas Tisane Description: Why were the Lords a leaping on the tenth day of Christmas?  Well, obviously they all had a cup of Winter Nog! Enjoy your festive day with a cup of this amazing egg nog rooibos.  With all the spices you love about a perfect cup of Nog!  Dont get too excited but … only 2 days ’til Christmas! Learn more about this tisane here. Taster’s Review: Well, I have to admit that I was a bit disappointed to Read More

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On The Eleventh Day of Christmas, Della Terra Teas Sent to Me …

By the time you’ll be reading this, my family will have already celebrated their holiday, because we chose to celebrate on the 23rd.  My oldest daughter, who is now married, will be spending the 24th and the 25th with her in-laws, and we decided that we’d rather push up our holiday celebration and have her enjoy the day with us than to have it on the “official” day and not have her here. And really, that’s what holidays should be about.  Not about presents, not about decorations … but about family.  And of course, TEA!  (with me, everything is about Read More