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Tropical Sunrise from A Quarter To Tea. . . .

Of course since it is summertime anything that sounds summery I am willing to try! Tropical Sunrise is about as summery as it gets. It’s a green tea with goji berries, coconut, and mango! The dry leaf smells very citrusy and I think this would taste best iced, but instead of truly icing it I just let it cool at room temperature for a little while. Once it cooled I gave it a try and it is very refreshing! Whenever I see mango or goji berries or citrus in a tea’s description I wonder if it is going to be Read More

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Tequila Sunrise Iced Green Tea from Southern Boy Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Where to Buy:  Southern Boy Teas Tea Description: Tequila-, orange- and cherry organic flavors blended with our awesome organic Chinese sencha fannings make this iced tea bliss. Blow your guests away with this awesome iced tea! Learn more about this tea here. Learn about SBT’s subscriptions here. Taster’s Review: As I mentioned in my review of 52Teas Tequila Sunrise Black Tea – it’s been quite a while since I’ve had the cocktail.  To be honest, tequila isn’t my favorite alcoholic beverage – but as far as cocktail inspired iced teas go, this Tequila Sunrise Iced Green Read More

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Tequila Sunrise Black Tea from 52Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  52Teas Tea Description: A double dose of Tequila Sunrise this week. I couldn’t decide whether I liked it best as a black tea or a green tea, so I did both! Here’s our premium Pettaiagala Extra Long Leaf OP from Sri Lanka blended with freeze-dried oranges and cherries; and organic tequila-, orange- and cherry flavors. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: It’s been a mighty long time since I’ve had a Tequila Sunrise (longer than I care to admit to!) so I don’t have any recent memories to compare the flavoring Read More

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Florida Sunrise Herbal Tea from Because UR Priceless

Tisane Information: Leaf Type:  Rooibos/Herbal Tisane Where to Buy:  Because UR Priceless on Etsy Tisane Description: FLORIDA SUNRISE Herbal Tea Blend reminds me of all the things I love about summer. The aroma of orange and the tang of hibiscus draw me in, and I can almost feel the warmth of the sun. Add in the antioxidant rich, good for you combination of green rooibos*, rose hips, and red raspberry leaf and you have awesomeness in a mug. Learn more about this tisane here. Taster’s Review: I gotta tell you, I wasn’t really looking forward to trying this tisane.  Hibiscus! Read More

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Summer Sunrise from Joy’s Teaspoon

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Joy’s Teaspoon Tea Description: Like a refreshing dessert with a touch of something special – a very trendy finale to the perfect dinner.  An elegant decoration of fine marigold blossoms simply adds to the beautiful image of this blend. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I brewed this tea without looking it up (yep, I did it again!) and I brewed this Oolong blend as a black tea, using boiling water and steeping for 2 1/2 minutes in my Breville One-Touch. Dry, the leaf looks very much like a black tea, Read More