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Elderberry Chai from Elderberry Herb Farm

Tea Information: Leaf Type: Herbal Chai Where to Buy:  Elderberry Herb Farm Tea Description: A delicious warming & fragrant blend of organically grown all-natural herbs & spices! Historically, elderberry & many of the ingredients were used to boost the immune system. Brew as herbal tea or Chai. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This tea is beautiful.   There are nice sized elderberries, chai ingredients, herbs and spices in this blend.  I’m pretty impressed with Read More

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Yunomi Tea Discoveries Club, February Review (Part 2)

As I mentioned in yesterday’s article – I’m back with “Part 2” of the Yunomi Tea Discoveries Club review of February’s shipment!  Today’s article will highlight my experiences with two more Hojicha teas as well as another Japanese Oolong – I’m excited to get started, so let’s not dilly-dally!  Let’s jump right in! The first tea that I’ll be discussing is Autumn Hojicha Roasted Green Tea from Takeo Tea Farm.  The first thing I noticed Read More

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Yunomi Tea Discoveries Club, February Review (Part 1)

As with last month’s review of the Yunomi Tea Discoveries Club  (You can check out part 1 of that review here), I’ll be doing the review of this month’s package in two parts.  This first article will feature the review of two teas and the second article, published tomorrow at the same time, will feature three teas.   This month, we received five teas featuring Hojicha Roasted Green teas as well as Japanese-made Oolong teas. Read More

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Burnside Extra Long Wirey Oolong from Red Leaf Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Red Leaf Tea Tea Description: In the Nilgiri District of Central India, the Blue Mountains are the home of the Burnside Estate Tea Farm. Every January, after the first frost of the year coats the young buds, this estate harvests the pekoe leaves and creates several varieties of tea from them, including this outstanding extra long wirey oolong. By combining mountain elevations, which encourages the trees to Read More

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ITFA Global Tea Tasters Club, August Shipment, Part 1: Organic Sencha Yabukita Midori

Leaf Type:  Green Produced on the Hito to No, Shizen Wo Tsunagu Kai Farm in Japan Farmer:  Toshiaki Kinesuka For More Information, visit the Tea Farms webpage About ITFA Global Tea Tasters Club: By subscribing to the Global Tea Tasters Club, you will receive tea from ITFA tea farms 6 times per year. Each time, we will select a different region to feature and as we grow in tea farm members, so will your tea Read More