Ease n’ Fit from Dollar Tea Club

Last Christmas my wonderful, best-ever-in-the-world sister subscribed me to Dollar Tea Club for the year. Needless to say, it was one of my favorite Christmas presents. I have to confession, however: Up until now, I haven’t tried many of my samples because I already have so much loose leaf. It’s …

Caramel Nougat by Tea Forte

Sometimes nothing satisfies a sweet tooth better than a perfectly flavored tea. In fact, with the right one, you can get the best of both worlds: something rich, and none of those dessert calories! Personally, I am a fan of caramel, so I decided to pair two of my favorite …

Boulder Blues by The Tea Spot

Have you ever had a tea that, as soon as you got a whiff, you just had to steep a cup? That was me the second I smelled The Tea Spot’s Boulder Blues. This green tea is made from Japanese Sencha and Chinese Dragonwell, and it’s a pleasant surprise the moment …

Ginger Lemon Green by Heavenly Tea

Last weekend, I made homemade honey ginger tea for the first time. It was a last ditch effort to soothe the burning in my esophagus–ginger’s good for inflammation and stomach issues, didn’t you know?– and by golly, it worked! Thing is, I never realized how strong ginger tasted, and smelled, …

Teavana Earl Grey Creme

When I order loose leaf tea early this year, one of the flavors I chose was Teavana’s Earl Grey Creme. Good choice, right? After all, I love Earl Grey, and creme sounds, I don’t know, vanilla-y? I’m sad to report, however, that the name didn’t live up to the hype. …