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#PeruvianSpiceBerry from #IncaTea

The dry leaf smells like mulled wine, with fragrant elderberry, cinnamon, and cloves. Pour a bit of water on these leaves and they brew up fast!  Wow, what a dark red berry brew after only a few seconds! Brewed, this tea gets much more tart, thanks to the powerhouse of hibiscus flowers.  The ingredients list also include purple corn.  I’m not sure how it adds to the flavor, but the brewed tea is a vibrant purple-pink color. This tea is best served warm, though the fruitiness might be suited for an iced tea, I’m not sure all the spice is Read More

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Sangria White from A Quarter to Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Where to Buy: A Quarter to Tea Tea Description: Hold on to your summer year round, with this cuppa. Combines the flavors of cherry, apple and blueberries with a hint of rum and wine to make the perfect sangria year round. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This is my second sample from A Quarter to Tea! I chose it for a couple reasons; the big one was that the other two samples I picked out were oolongs and I wanted to get to taste at least one of Lauren’s other tea types. However, I Read More

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Dornish Wine from Margaret’s Fine Imports

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Margaret’s Fine Imports  Tea Description: Ingredients: Luxury Black Tea, Dried Grapes, Blueberries, Currants, Apple,Hibiscus, Cornflowers, Rosehips, Pineapple, Papaya, Brambleberries, Strawberries, Black Berries, Raspberries, Natural Flavors Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Tonight is the night! Game of Thrones finale! How exciting! This season has been an intense one.  We really haven’t had any filler episodes.  Each episode has been in your face with pure action and have been emotionally driven.  Love this show and I’m sad this season is about over.  It feels like it just began! In honor of tonight’s episode, Read More

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Blackberry Sangria Iced Black Tea from Southern Boy Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Zoomdweebies Tea Description: Our amazing organic Iyerpadi iced tea base blended with the organic flavors of blackberry, red wine, and citrus fruits. This will delight your palate and the palates of your guests. A great iced tea to share with your holiday guests. Learn more about this tea here. Learn about SBT’s subscriptions here. Taster’s Review: It’s a tasty iced tea, but as someone who typically doesn’t get all that into alcoholic beverages, I’m not finding the flavor combination of fruit and red wine all that alluring.  It’s just not my ideal flavor Read More

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Momijigari Black Tea Blend from Lupicia Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Lupicia Tea Tea Description:  Vibrant autumn leaves are blended into black tea. A sophisticated flavor of apple and apricot is limited to the autumn. Limited Quantity & Period Only Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: As I sit here, smelling the wonderful aroma that wafts from my teacup, I am reminded of autumn.  This Momijigari Black Tea Blend from Lupicia Tea smells … like autumn!  Like the smell of the air and the leaves and the apples.  There is a distinct wine-like character to the fragrance as well, with the faintest hints Read More