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Big Easy from August Uncommon. . . . .

Everyone in my office is sick, and I’m trying to fend it off with a mix of witchcraft* and green tea. The green tea is probably the more socially acceptable of the two. * This is a joke, though if you saw the way I dressed, you might believe it. Today I picked the green August Uncommon Big Easy from my “Treat Yoself! Try It!” pile. And it’s a SUPER choice. It’s got zippy lemongrass, juicy pineapple, and this roasty under note that might be the barley. If I were to choose a color for this tea, it’d be the Read More

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Barbados Beach from Tea Taxi

Shortly after discovering Tea Taxi, I found out they were starting a monthly subscription program. Each month they send 10 tea samples, all selected to fit the particular theme chosen for that package. At just $7.45CAD per month (for 12 months, it is slightly more if you order for fewer months), I found myself signing up. Now I have a giant pile of Tea Taxi blends that just keeps growing as I am slowly making my way through the many different choices. This particular blend is a green tea with cherry and pineapple. It brews up a bright yellow and Read More

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Peaceful Pineapple from Treehouse Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Where to Buy: Treehouse Teas Tea Description: Peaceful Pineapple Organic Green Loose Leaf Tea Relax, unwind and find your inner peace. Organic Blue Mallow Flowers, Organic Chinese Green Tea, Natural Mango Flavor, Organic Marigold Petals, Natural Papaya Flavor, and Natural Pineapple Flavor. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Peaceful Pineapple. That name kind of struck me as a bit odd only because when I think of pineapple, I think of parities and fruit trays.  Not relaxing and unwinding.  But hey, I’m nothing but one to take in all experiences.  So if this tea will help me Read More