"Full caffeine" in the world of tea still means that you won't be getting the insanely high caffeine content of a cup of coffee. Black teas such as Organic Assam or Organic Earl Grey only have 50-60mg of caffeine per cup, versus the 120mg of caffeine in coffee.
According to this article on an Indian website, meeting for tea is suddenly quite trendy for women in India. We're all for it! Our favorite of the "don't" tips is not to let your tea spoon clink loudly as you're stirring. "Practice silent stirring," it says. Not sure we'd pass that etiquette test.
07/23/2014 at 3:30pm UTC
Hey, good news for tea growers in South Africa! Rooibos, or red tea, has just been given geographic indicator status as part of an agreement with the European Union. This means only the rooibos tea growers in South African will be able to call their tea "rooibos", just like Darjeeling in India, or Champagne in France! We love rooibos ... do you?
07/22/2014 at 5:44pm UTC
Ah - we've hit the mother lode of gorgeous photos *and recipes* for delicious summer tea cocktails! It's hard to say which we'd like to try first ... who's interesting in a little tea tippling with us?
It’s our 10-year anniversary! According to Hallmark, a 10th wedding anniversary is traditionally known as the “Tin/Aluminum” anniversary, which really sounds about as romantic as … well, as giving someone a canned good as an anniversary gift.
When time is on your side, as it may be during a lazy summer day, maybe it’s time to try something new with your tea leaves. We have to chuckle a bit at that sentence. Can there really be something “new” with a drink that’s thousands of years old, and about as basic as it […]
I have bought this one a few times. Earl Grey is my favorite of all teas, and when I discovered Two Leaves' Lavender Earl Grey, I swooned. This is my fave...I really didn't think there could be a better tea out there.
This is a very delicious, sweet green tea. I drink at least two cups a day! I don't even need to sweeten it, even though I usually put a tsp. of honey. I am a BIG tea fan, and I have tried rare and high quality teas from all over the world. This is one of my FAVORITE teas that I have ever come across. Give it a try!