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Fruit Tisanes: Not Your Ordinary Herbal Tea

Fruit Tisanes: Not Your Ordinary Herbal Tea

 Tisanes are infusions.  The word Tisane comes from France and in ancient times, it originated as a medicinal drink that was chiefly barley water.  Over time, it has evolved.  Common...


Fruit Tisanes: Not Your Ordinary Herbal Tea

 Tisanes are infusions.  The word Tisane comes from France and in ancient times, it originated as a medicinal drink that was chiefly barley water.  Over time, it has evolved.  Common...


Our 10 Tips for Making the Best Loose Leaf Iced Teas

Our 10 Tips for Making the Best Loose Leaf Iced...

June marks the official beginning of Summer – that wonderful season of time in the sun, long days, a book in your hand and a tall glass of iced tea...


Our 10 Tips for Making the Best Loose Leaf Iced...

June marks the official beginning of Summer – that wonderful season of time in the sun, long days, a book in your hand and a tall glass of iced tea...


Earl Grey Tea Cookies

Earl Grey Tea Cookies

Tea is eminently versatile.  Of course you can drink it.  But did you know you could bake with it?  Add some fine loose leaf tea into your favorite cake or...


Earl Grey Tea Cookies

Tea is eminently versatile.  Of course you can drink it.  But did you know you could bake with it?  Add some fine loose leaf tea into your favorite cake or...


Irish Tea Recipe

Irish Tea Recipe

With St. Patrick's Day right around the corner, thoughts of corned beef and cabbage, Guinness and Irish coffee abound. Not everyone is a coffee drinker, so here's a twist on...


Irish Tea Recipe

With St. Patrick's Day right around the corner, thoughts of corned beef and cabbage, Guinness and Irish coffee abound. Not everyone is a coffee drinker, so here's a twist on...


Cup with a heart-shaped lemon slice

Valentine Tea Cupcake

February - the month of Love! Everyone says I love you with flowers and candies, but tea-infused cupcakes may just be the way to the heart!  Our chocolate cupcake is...


Valentine Tea Cupcake

February - the month of Love! Everyone says I love you with flowers and candies, but tea-infused cupcakes may just be the way to the heart!  Our chocolate cupcake is...


January is Hot Tea Month - Pour a Cup!

January is Hot Tea Month - Pour a Cup!

January – a time for new beginnings, a fresh healthy start – perfect for National Hot Tea Month. It’s cold outside and a hot cup of tea can warm up...


January is Hot Tea Month - Pour a Cup!

January – a time for new beginnings, a fresh healthy start – perfect for National Hot Tea Month. It’s cold outside and a hot cup of tea can warm up...