What is Loose Leaf Tea?

What is Loose Leaf Tea?

Tea is one of the oldest and most traditional drinks in the world! Other than water, tea is consumed more than any other beverage. So tea is the same no matter how it is packaged right? Wrong! I am going to guess that when most of you think of tea, you picture this: a...
Tea Tuesday: Ayurvedic Total Body

Tea Tuesday: Ayurvedic Total Body

Ayurveda…now that is a mouthful. While this tea has a hard name, it is easy to understand its popularity. What is Ayurvedic? The basic principles of Ayurveda can be found in its name, which in Sanskrit means “longevity” (āyus) and science (veda). Overall, balance...
The Easiest Way to Iced Tea

The Easiest Way to Iced Tea

Iced tea gained its popularity during the summer of 1904 at the St. Louis World’s Fair. It was there that a tea merchant, Richard Blechynden, found himself struggling to pander his hot tea on a sweltering Louisiana day. He located some ice, added it to the tea, and...
Tea Maintenance

Tea Maintenance

Not all of us always have the time to properly wash and scrub infusers after every brewing, and sometimes we even leave the tea leaves in the infuser for a second and third brewing. That’s when tea stains start creating and a brown crust starts covering the once new...
Earl Grey MarTEAni Recipe

Earl Grey MarTEAni Recipe

Enjoy this variation on your favorite happy hour drink! Earl Grey loose-leaf tea can be infused into your favorite gin to create a tasty twist on the traditional martini! Earl Grey Loose-Leaf Tea-Infused Gin What you need: One 750 ml bottle of Tanqueray gin (feel free...
Tea Tuesday: Orange Spice

Tea Tuesday: Orange Spice

October… a time of pumpkin patches, fun costumes…..and illness. As the weather begins to chill, the population noticeably develops coughs and runny noses. The best way to avoid this fate is to wash your hands often, get your flu shot, and drink tea!...