2017 Black Friday Sales

Sugarcane Black Tea from Canton Tea Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Canton Tea Co. Tea Description: This black tea is wilted and then fired briefly in Yunnan red cane sugar (an unprocessed sugar similar to muscavado). The tea maker learned the sugar technique from a Fujian tea master in Wuyi, and brought it back to Yunnan to make it his own. Just a small amount of sugar is used in the firing process, it is mixed with water and added to the wilted tea leaves during the frying stage of the processing, giving the brewed tea a pleasingly balanced sweetness. Having proved popular with Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Tropical Heaven Oolong from Kally Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Kally Tea Tea Description:   This luscious treat begins with an exciting characteristic green Oolong. Then we’ve added marigold, safflowers and finished with tropical flavoring. The aromas and the tastes that unite in this tropical delight make you just want to… “LIMBO!! How low can you go?” (Insert island music here…) Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Oh wow!  This is really yummy!  The flavor of this Tropical Heaven Oolong from Kally Tea is intense!  I love that while the tropical flavors are strong, I still taste the Oolong.  It Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Butter Brandy Cake from 52Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  52Teas Tea Description: I’m having a glass of this week’s Tea of the Week as we speak. I think this is probably going to be a great comforting hot tea, but to anyone who knows me, I almost always drink my teas iced. The brandy flavor is the most prominent, with the buttery, cakey goodness coming through in the aftertaste. It’s a very unique and soothing flavor pallete. It seems well-suited to cold nights indoors under an afghan or (if you are lucky enough to have a fireplace) in front of a Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Renaissance Black Tea from Shanti Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where To Buy:  Shanti Tea Tea Description: A well travelled, enlightened black tea blend, with the malty strength of a morning tea, but the soft, floral touch of an an afternoon cup. A perfect blend to set the mood for a purposeful yet relaxing day. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This is a wonderful black tea blend – it’s one of those that would work nicely for that important first cup of the day because it has a robust, bold flavor, but it would do equally as well as an afternoon pick-me-up Read More