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Berry Maple Waffles from Naked Teas Galore. . .

Everything about the name of this tea made my mouth water. Berries? Yes! Maple? Oh boy! Waffles! GET IN MAH BELLY! The directions call for steeping it for three to five minutes and I kept it on the light side at three and a half because I saw the word in the ingredients that makes me cringe a little. Okay, sometimes I cringe a lot. Hibiscus. There can’t be much hibiscus in here though, because even a minuscule amount can turn a tea bright red instantly, and this really doesn’t have a pink hue. Between the hibiscus, cranberries, and blueberries, Read More

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Black Forest Tea Blend from Naked Teas Galore

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Naked Teas Galore Tea Description: This tea shares aromatic notes with merlot wine – chocolate, cherries, dried fruit and flowers. To taste, this blend is classic chocolate and cherries. Ceylon makes for a light black tea base – the backdrop for a fudge-y chocolate start and cherry on the finish. Add a splash of milk and a little sugar to mimic the whipped cream topping. Learn more about this blend here. Learn more about subscribing to Amoda’s Monthly Tea Tasting Box here. Taster’s Review: When I read the name of this tea:  Black Forest Read More

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Detox Tea from Naked Teas Galore

Tisane Information: Leaf Type:  Functional Tisane Where to Buy:  Naked Teas Galore Tisane Description: This is crafted ever so carefully to ensure that no one ingredient overpowers another. Wow! What a blend. Balanced spice, herbaceous nettle and a subtle apple-like flavour brought by the chamomile. Soothing mint and sweet liquorice to finish. Learn more about this tisane here. Learn more about subscribing to Amoda’s Monthly Tea Tasting Box here. Taster’s Review: I wasn’t all that excited to try this Detox Tea from Naked Teas Galore.  For one thing, it’s an herbal tisane, and for another it’s a functional herbal tisane.  Two strikes Read More

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Nutty Enough Tisane from Naked Teas Galore

Tisane Information: Leaf Type:  Fruit/Herbal/Spice Melange (And a lot of nuts!) Where to Buy:  Amoda Tea Tisane Description: We taste the brazil nuts upfront and the almond/marzipan near the end. It finishes with apple that is mouthwatering and nicely tart. Similar to opening a can of mixed nuts and snacking, this cup of tea is hard to put down. Learn more about this tisane here. Learn how to subscribe to Amoda’s Monthly Tea Tasting Box here. Taster’s Review: This is the third tea/tisane from my April Amoda Tea Tasting Box.  And as you can see from the above information, Nutty Enough Read More

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Citrus Earl Grey Black Tea Blend from Naked Teas Galore

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Amoda Tea Tea Description: There’s a whole lot of tang in this tea: orange peel, lemongrass, bergamot oil. The Ceylon (Sri Lankan) base tea can also have a tangy character. This is a smooth, medium-bodied cup. Obviously, the citrus in this tea is bold, but it’s not aggressive or bergamot-heavy. Learn more about this tea here. Learn how to subscribe to Amoda’s Monthly Tea Tasting Box here. Taster’s Review: This Citrus Earl Grey Black Tea Blend from Naked Teas Galore is the second of the three teas I received in this month’s Tea Tasting Read More