2017 Black Friday Sales

Ancient Forest Black Tea from Art of Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy: Art of Tea Tea Description: A specialty of the southwest province of Yunnan, this unique tea is harvested from ancient trees on the protected land of Jingmai Mangjing’s Blue Mountains. 100% organic, hand picked and sorted, this black tea steeps a rich, earthy infusion with notes of cedar and honey. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: The description of the “creamy texture and notes of amber and honey” this tea purports to provide made me particularly eager to try it. It certainly sounds divine, after all. I was even more Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

China Fujian Cinnamon ‘Rou Gui’ Wuyi Rock Oolong from What-Cha

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  What-Cha Tea Description: Rou Gui has a great cinnamon taste combined with a thick texture and sweet taste. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I love Rou Gui and the reviews I’ve read for What-Chas have all be positive so I thought it was about time I bought some to try for myself. Usually, I like to do Gong Fu sessions with Rou Gui and I’m sure I’ll try this that way eventually, but when I showed this to my mom what she said was that it smelled like it’d be good Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Coconut Ice Tisane from DAVIDsTEA

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Herbal/Tisane, Honeybush Where to Buy: DAVIDsTEA Tea Description: We all know the feeling. Sometimes, you just need a little something sweet. And creamy.And fresh. You know, the perfect rich and frosty summer treat. Lucky for us, we’ve got this tea – a refreshingly decadent blend of honeybush, coconut and cocoa shells. Rich, smooth and totally addictive, it tastes just like a scoop of coconut ice cream. Want to take it to the next level? Try it as an iced latte. It’s the answer to any summer craving. (MK Kosher). Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This Read More

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Rou Gui Oolong from Tao Tea Leaf

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Oolong Where to Buy:  Tao Tea Leaf Tea Description: Rou Gui is treasured for its cinnamon flavour as well as its impressive stamina.   This tea also has the unique ability to keep its distinct flavours after multiple steepings upwards of 7 times.  Rou Gui comes from the historic WuYi mountains in the Chinas Fujian Province. This area is also famous for producing other famous teas like Lapsang Souchong and the famous Da Hong Pao.  Rou Gui has a medium and very smooth body with hints of floral orchid with a lovely honey-like finish. Learn more about this tea Read More

2017 Black Friday Sales

Sandakphu White Orange Tea from Rare Tea Republic

Tea Information: Leaf Type: White Where to Buy: Republic of Tea (formerly Rare Tea Republic) Tea Description: This laboriously hand-plucked leaf yields a light yellow infusion and a sweet, refreshing liquor reminiscent of cucumber and honey. A whisper of woodsmoke in the finish completes this satisfying tea. Steep Time: 5 minutes Water Temperature: 180°F Tea per 6 oz of Water: 2 teaspoons Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I have been saving this sample of Sandakphu White Orange Tea from Rare Tea Republic for a while now. I wanted to sample it when I could savor it as I have Read More