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Earl Grey Tea from Pipers Loose Leaf Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Pipers Loose Leaf Tea Tea Description: Made with the finest China teas including a large portion of white tips (the most prized leaf of the plant) and blended with the highest quality Sicilian oil of bergamot available. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This is the last of the four teas that Pipers Loose Leaf sent to me, and it would appear that I saved the best for last.  I liked a couple of the teas that they sent me and I really enjoyed the Red Grey that I tried which kind of Read More

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Not So Vanilla Flavored Black Tea from Tippy’s Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Tippy’s Tea Tea Description: Decadent dark chocolate and vanilla. Extremely smooth, malty and chocolatey. Hand chopped Madagascar vanilla beans add a sweet and creamy vanilla flavour. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Mmmmmmm!  This is really good.  REALLY really good. I’ve tried more than one or two different vanilla flavored black teas, and I’ve enjoyed most that I’ve enjoyed.  I can’t think of any vanilla flavored tea that I didn’t at least like.  Maybe not love, but I think that I liked most of them. This one – though – Read More

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Nepal 2nd Flush 2014 Golden Tips Black Tea from What-Cha Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  What-Cha Tea Tea Description: An incredible black tea made entirely of young buds, the smoothest black tea we have tried with a refined malty taste and no bitterness or astringency.  We are proud to source all our Nepal teas direct from Greenland Organic Farm, who are very much at the forefront of a burgeoning Nepali tea industry dedicated to producing high quality artisanal teas. Greenland Organic Farm are completely pesticide and chemical free farm dedicated to producing tea in an ethical and fair manner. Greenland Organic Farm is located in East Nepal Read More

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Assam FTGFOP Black Tea from Simple Loose Leaf

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Learn more about Simple Loose Leaf here. Tea Description: A rich, whole leaf Assam with dark leaves and golden tips produces a bright copper, full-bodied tea. Floral and citrus hints are followed by a malty aftertaste. Lovely with milk and sugar, and a wonderful stand-alone tea. Ingredients:  Assam Fine Tippy Golden Flower Orange Pekoe Black Tea Learn more about this tea here. Learn more about Simple Loose Leaf’s Selection Club subscription program here. Receive 25% savings on the Selection Club from Simple Loose Leaf.  Just type in SISTERSELECTION25 in the coupon field and save 25%!  This discount is applicable only to Read More

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Organic Sungma FTGFOP-1 Black Tea from Kally Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Kally Tea Tea Description: Sungma – This is one of the most respected tea estates in Darjeeling. This black Darjeeling tea offering produces a wonderfully balanced liquor. This is what you come to expect from top tea estates in taste and aroma.  This grade of tea “FTGFOP-1” stands for “Finest Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe #1”.  This tea is hand processed, with one quarter of it consisting of tips. A joke among tea aficionados is that “FTGFOP” stands for “Far Too Good For Ordinary People” so try this tea and welcome to Read More