Organic Madagascar Bourbon Vanilla from The Tea Guy. . . . .

Been on a little bit of a hiatus the past month. Only drinking a few cups a week. Normally I don’t share much about my personal life but last Saturday (5/13/17 we may have time travelers reading this {har har} )at 3 am our son came into the world.  Now almost a week later I feel like my taste buds are back and little man is currently being fed by dad so I figured now would be a good time to get a post in. This is a very unique rooibos. The flavors are subtle, almost to the point that Read More


Passion Peach Tea from Teavery

Our Thoughts: Passion Peach Tea from Teavery surely SMELLED peachy and even TASTED peachy…but…I was surprised to learn that this loose leaf contained orange peel AND elderberry which I think were both nice additions.  I think I can taste the orange peel as much as the peach flavor.  It gives it a bitterness to even out the sweetness.  There is a bit of rooibos in this mix, too, which helps with the sweetness as well.  Oh yes!  This has Passion Fruit flavor in there, too!  This mixture of ingredients seemed to be well thought out and wasn’t just your run-of-the-mill Read More


Rooibos Chai from Choice Organic Teas

Tea Type: Rooibos Where To Buy: Choice Organic Teas Product Description: Thrill your senses with this naturally caffeine-free twist on traditional chai. We blend rich South African rooibos with the finest masala spices for a cup that’s warming, robust and subtly sweet. It’s a luscious treat that pairs wonderfully with milk and sweetener. (Caffeine Free) Ingredients Organic Rooibos*, Organic Cardamom, Organic Cinnamon, Organic Ginger, Organic Clove, and Organic Black Pepper *Fair Trade Certified™ Tasters Review: I’ve been trying to get my life-long digestion issues under control – especially the last few weeks.  I have read that Chai Spices as well Read More


Carrot Cake Rooibos from Fusion Tea Company

Tea Type: Rooibos Where To Buy: Fusion Tea Room Product Description: We start with organic rooibos as perfect base and add cinnamon, walnuts and finish it off with real carrot bits. Add cream and sugar to cure your craving with hints of this prennial favorite. Packed with healthful antioxidants and naturally caffeine free you don’t have to feel guilty enjoying this wonderful herbal blend. Ingredients: Organic rooibos, real carrot bits, cinnamon, and walnuts. Tasters Review: What a creative blend of flavors this is!  The aroma and taste are what you would expect for a Carrot Cake Flavored ANYTHING which I Read More


Mint Chocolate Chip from The Persimmon Tree

As it cools the chocolate becomes more malty…almost like a chocolate milk shake type malty…this aspect of the taste interests me as I don’t recall having that happen to me in other tea/tisanes.