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Organic Greek Mountain Tea by Klio

Steeping time 4 minutes, 1/2 cup boiling water, 2 g of tea leaves and stems. I have always been an avid herb gardener (although not, alas, always a successful one) and today I noticed what exactly it is about this type of tea that I found familiar. The leaves are similar in appearance (silvery and fuzzy) and even similar in shape to Lamb’s Ear, and I think the fragrance may be similar as well, although Lamb’s Ear  is not actually well-known for its smell. (Plus, I can never manage to keep it alive so I don’t actually have a Lamb’s Ear plant Read More

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Dark Forest from The Jasmine Pearl Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Herbal Where to Buy: The Jasmine Pearl Tea Company Tea Description: A great coffee alternative! Smooth dark and rich this blend of chicory, cacao, cinnamon and many other delicious herbs create a satisfying brew for morning or afternoon. Due to the presence of cacao nibs, which contain caffeine, don’t drink Dark Forest near bedtime. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I have loved every tea that I have tried from The Jasmine Pearl Tea Company.  Their teas are delicious and just knock your socks off sort of fantastic. This particular blend I am trying is Read More

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Orange Grapefruit Herb Blend from Trader Leaf

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Herbal Where to Buy:  Trader Leaf Tea Description: This mild creation is given fruity sweetness by the apple pieces and carrot flakes and a touch of freshness by eucalyptus leaves, lemon grass, tangerine bits and a nuance of hibiscus. Beetroot pieces lend their color to the cup along with a slightly earthy note. Dried orange slices are an optical reminder of the fresh citrus flavor of this absolutely perfect composition. Ingredients: apple pieces, carrot flakes, blackberry and eucalyptus leaves, beetroot pieces, hibiscus flowers, lemon grass, flavoring, tangerine pieces, orange slices. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Read More

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Tulsi Orange Cranberry Ginger Organic Tea from Simpson and Vail

Tea Information: Leaf Type: Herbal Where to Buy: Simpson & Vail Tea Description: This Tulsi tea blend is caffeine-free and combines herbs that have vitamins and anti-oxidants. This organic herbal blend of Tulsi, orange peel, hibiscus, rosehips and ginger root brews to a reddish amber cup with a mellow minty, fruity taste and light, sweet ginger notes. A well rounded brew that’s great for afternoon or evening enjoyment. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I have been on a herbal kick as of late and loving it.  Herbals are something that I think you either love or hate depending on Read More

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Inner Fire from Urbal tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Herbal Where to Buy: Urbal Tea Tea Description: This blend helps you burn fat and promotes weight loss by boosting your body’s ability to metabolize. 100% herbal quality ingredients: Dandelion leaf, Chickweed, Bilberry, Horsetail, Fennel, Yarrow, Eleuthero, Burdock root, Green Rooibos, Cinnamon, Rhodiola root, Dandelion root, Wuyi Wulong Oolong, Ginkgo, Yerba Mate, Green Mate, Licorice Root, Red Clover, Tulsi, Hibiscus, Blueberries, Cinnamon, Calendula flower, Corn Flower, and natural flavors. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Oh my goodness! I have been on the hunt for the perfect herbal tea forever and I may have just found it! Read More