Tea Crush

Happy National Hot Tea Month! This seemed the perfect time to confess – I have a new tea crush. Nothing will ever replace my love of an exquisite jasmine brew, but this blend from Steve Smith comes surprisingly close to being on par.  Preserve is a masterful mix of Spring harvested green from China, lemon…

Give Tiesta a Try!

Any tea that is sold in bulk bins at Safeway or online from Walmart has me skeptical from the start … but two facts motivated me to at least give Tiesta Tea a try. 1: The creators are from Chicago. 2: They came up with the idea while visiting a Czech tea house in Prague….

Oolong Ice Cream Tea from Smith

I’m a die hard Jasmine lover and an Oolong fan so this new No. 001 Oolong Ice Cream Tea from Smith Tea sounds truly tempting. Blended in collaboration with the local Salt & Straw ice cream wizards, this loose leaf creation combines jasmine petals, buttery Oolong, vanilla and Marcona almonds. Not sure if the candy…