November 18, 2014

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Our Dessert Collection Sampler Inspires Your Dreams

Our Dessert tea samplers collection is  a gastronomic delight without calories. Wonderful for any time of the day. Just the names of these teas inspire you to dream while the tea is infusing in your cup.


Pecan Pie Tea has a top quality black tea base with the flavor and aroma of a pecan pie. The toasty pecan flavor just shines with a sweet caramel finish. Luxury black tea, walnut and pecan pieces, white chocolate pieces...

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November 10, 2014

Black Jewels Lost in the Shadow

Some of our favorite teas are Blacks that are less well known:    

Lovers Leap - The liquor of this Orange Pekoe is bright with excellent flowery flavor with piquant Ceylon character. The cup tends somewhat light. A superb after dinner tea. 

Vienna Opera Ball -  Smooth round flavor and subtle misty morning hints from a specially selected jasmine tea. The balanced  combination of green, black tea and  jasmine is aromatic

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November 06, 2014

Reviews › Tea History ›

Bamboo Temple Yunnan: red-orange liquor has an aroma of marmalade!

The tea tree originated in the Chinese Province of Yunnan. This  aromatic and full bodied tea is named after one of the famous  Temples of China. There was a legend that visitors who spent a nigh in the Nine Immortal Tower of this temple

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November 05, 2014

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Why Traditional English Tea is Black

Most people know that there are black and green teas (though real tea lovers know that there are many more kinds). So why is traditional English tea called black tea? The answer is because of peculiarities of its transportation and the chemical process of oxidation, resulting in the browning of the tea leaves and making so-called black tea look black. 

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November 01, 2014

An Apple Pie in a Teapot!

A fall staple is apples. One can smell the aromas coming from kitchens where traditional apple pies are baking—a pure delight that stimulates all the senses.

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October 27, 2014

Fall Spices tea: warming the body and awaken the senses

The cold evenings are here and wouldn't you like to add a little more spice to your food and drink? Spices have a warming effect on the body, awaken the senses, and add a complex bouquet and character to food and drink. Spices infuse just about anything with their enchanting flavors.

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How to Brew Genmaicha Extra Green

A blend of Matcha and Genmaicha has been popular for decades in Japan as everyday tea. But there are a variety of quality. Our  exceptional blend uses a tea ceremony grade of Matcha and  quality Genmaicha with well-roasted brown rice, called Genmai.  Obviously, ours has very aromatic, flavorful and bright green cup comparing with other Genmaicha with  Matcha. Genmaicha is a flavorful blend of  Green Bancha (second flush of Sencha harvested between 

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