When I placed my order with Capital Teas, they included a free sample of Berry Yummy. It looked great, so I decided to give it a try. From the website, Berry Yummy contains: apple, rosehip, orange pieces, hibiscus, cornflower and rose petals, blackberry leaves, and natural flavors. It comes in a variety of sizes: 2oz… Continue reading Drink Me: Capital Teas Berry Yummy
I was watching a knitting podcast a few weeks ago (I confess I forget which one it was) and the host mentioned she was drinking some Cherry Blossom tea, a seasonal blend from David’s Tea. I was very curious about this blend, and popped over to David’s Tea and ordered a bag. I can’t say… Continue reading Drink Me: David’s Tea, Cherry Blossom
The last time I ordered from Stash Tea I was tempted by The Portland Blend. From the website, the blend boasts coca nibs, Rose Congou black tea, natural raspberry flavor, and blue cornflower petals. It sells in 100g size for $7.50. When I first opened the package I could smell the cocoa and the raspberry. As… Continue reading Drink Me: Stash Tea, The Portland Blend
The final tea I received in my Teavana order was a sample of Blueberry Bliss/Pineapple Kona Pop. From the packaging, the blend contains rock sugar, apple pieces, green rooibos, blueberries, candied pineapple, raisins, black currants, rosehip peels, beetroot pieces, hibiscus flowers, rose blossom leaves, rosebuds, marigold blossoms, and orange blossoms. It is available in a… Continue reading Drink Me: Teavana, Blueberry Bliss/Pineapple Kona Pop!
I finally gave in last week and went and looked at the Teavana site. I had resisted before now because I had made one trip into their store and was really put off by the attitude of the sales people. However, I had enjoyed the samples I have tried and I was super curious about… Continue reading Drink Me: Teavana, Marshmallow Macaroon
There is nothing that I’m more of a sucker for than limited time offers. Tell me that a yarn is a limited dye run, or a tea is seasonal and I want it. So when I got the new spring tea blends email from Tea Market, I knew I was a goner. We went over… Continue reading Drink Me: Tea Market, April in Paris
I only recently learned that as part of 2013’s Black Friday celebrations World Market had a whole Downton Abbey themed tea party event. I can’t believe I missed it! Perhaps my favorite part were the beautiful mugs they gave away as part of the Black Friday promotions. They don’t have any more, so you’ll have… Continue reading A very Downton Tea Party
When I ordered from David’s Teas mid-February, one of the teas that they were promoting was Love Tea #7. It sounded delicious so I added it to my cart. From the website, it includes Chinese black tea, dark chocolate (sugar, chocolate liquor, cocoa butter, soy lecithin and vanilla), freeze-dried strawberry, and red rose petals. Love… Continue reading Drink Me: David’s Teas, Love Tea #7