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Holiday Tea Lights Up Social Media

Tea companies, wholesalers, shops and customers are showing their holiday spirit on social media by sharing their favorite seasonal teas. From France to California, the upcoming season of festivities is inspiring a variety of holiday teas full of special spices. Here are a few flavors of the season trending on social media. Straight Out...

Budding Products: Matcha, Hemp and Artisan Hot Tea

Pure Leaf Launched Home Brewed Matcha Teas               Pure Leaf recently launched its first line of matcha teas for home brewing. The matcha is shade-grown on a Rainforest Alliance Certified plantation in Kagoshima, Japan. Pure Leaf’s matcha sachets come in two flavors: Pure Matcha and Matcha with Ginger. “As more Americans choose to make tea...

Budding Products: Tea Brewing Becomes Sophisticated and Simple

Tea Accessory News Teamosa Uses Ultrasound to Brew Tea Teamosa launched its state-of-the-art tea brewer that uses ultrasonic extraction technology, resulting in a more smoothly brewed cup of tea. The device is similar to a Keurig in that it uses pods to brew single cups of tea. Siblings Catherine Liu and Irven Liu invented...

Offer the Gift of Tea

Tea makes a great gift for the holidays and for any other time of year and occasion. Newby Teas, Owl’s Brew, Harney & Sons, Tea Forte and Cusa Tea offer many options for businesses looking for creative gifts to stock. Newby Teas Newby Teas’ founder wants the company to represent the culture of tea...

3 Tea-Infused Halloween Cocktails

These tea-infused Halloween cocktails by Numi Organic Tea round out a Halloween party or a quiet evening in. The Ghost’s Breakfast Ingredients ½ cup of Numi’s Golden Chai Tea ½ cup dairy or non-dairy milk (I used rice milk) 1 shot of whiskey 1 dash of cinnamon 1 Teaspoon of Agave Syrup or Organic...

St. Julien Hotel Combines Tea, Children and Philanthropy

Boulder, Colorado’s St. Julien Hotel & Spa combines afternoon tea and philanthropy with its annual Gingerbread Tea. Children get to experience afternoon tea while being part of a good cause. Each winter holiday season the Gingerbread Tea raises money for a local charity called There With Care, which helps families and children who are...

Teaspressa Expands Into Primal Kitchen and Beyond

Teaspressa, a tea-focused, Tempe, Arizona-based company, recently partnered with Primal Kitchen Restaurants, which are focused around clean eating. The two entities created a dining experience with inventive, healthy offerings that customers cannot find anywhere else. “We are excited to expand in partnership with Primal Kitchen” said Allison DeVane, Teaspressa’s founder. DeVane transitioned from her...

Budding Products: Europeans Offer New Teas

Russell Crowe Launches Tea Line Russell Crowe just launched a line of bagged tea in collaboration with Yorkshire Tea, reports Cetus News. The actor and musician recently gave boxes of Crowe’s Tea to fans at performances during his U.K. tour with his band, Indoor Garden Party. The tea will be in supermarkets soon.  ...

New Teaware That Will Surely Wow

When it comes to teaware design, American and international companies are on trend by being conscientious not only with regard to visual aesthetics but also functionality and in how teaware affects the flavor of the tea and the customer’s experience of drinking it. Teaazi, VIVA Scandinavia and Finum are three companies offering modern teaware...

Korean Breakfast Blend Launches at Korean Tea Expo

A new Korean Breakfast Blend has an origin story like no other tea. Earlier this year, Australian expert tea blender Sharyn Johnston gave a workshop focused on blending to farmers in South Korea’s Boseong County, a region known for high-quality green teas. Johnston told the 12 farmers attending the class to bring their lesser...