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Sensiblyscript’s Take on Lapsang Chai by Bluebird Tea Company. . . .

Steeping specs: One teaspoon at 212 degrees for 4 minutes in 1 cup of water. This was an exciting idea for a tea. I’ve tried actual lapsang souchong once and couldn’t get through my mugful (maybe it was a bad idea to add milk, but I couldn’t stand it without milk either so I figured it couldn’t hurt anything). It’s not because I don’t like smoky flavors, either. I love smoked meat (I mean, BACON, right?), and I love campfires although it’s true I don’t eat them. But combining smoky tea with other strong spices that I know I like Read More

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Snow Fairy Tea From Della Terra Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White/Green Tea Blend Where to Buy: Della Terra Teas Tea Description: A smooth, flavorful blend of vanilla and pineapples with Pai Mu Tan white tea. Taster’s Review: Eventho Snow Fairy Tea From Della Terra Teas is currently out of stock I thought it was still worth a mention.  Snow Fairy Tea From Della Terra Teas has the following ingredients within the loose leaf tea mixture…Pai Mu Tan White Tea, Chinese Green Tea, Vanilla Bits and flavor, Apple Bits, Pineapple Bits, and Red Peppercorns. I love that this is a perfectly blended green tea and white tea blend.  The green Read More

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Lemon Pepper Melange from Della Terra Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type: Black Where to Buy: Della Terra Teas Tea Description: This black tea has the wonderful, crisp taste of lemon with the spiciness of pepper! Our Lemon Pepper Mélange has a taste that will let you know that spring is on its way! Ingredients: Black tea, lemon bits and flavor, red peppercorns, ginger pieces, orange peels, bits of apple, lemongrass and cinnamon For more allergy info visit our FAQ Suggested brewing tips: Serving Size: 1 level tsp./6oz serving Water Temp: 210°F Steep Time: 2- 3 minutes Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I won an ounce of Read More