We generally ship via US Postal Service first class or priority mail This service can be a quick as overnight and up to 3 days in the lower 48. They even deliver on Saturdays. For 9 ounces and up the postage is $5.39 - a great value considering the price of gas and your valuable time. Since most teas are $3.50 an ounce, 12 ounces of tea will get you free shipping.
Please contact us for other countries. We can quote you shipping.
1 teaspoon per 8 oz of water. Fluffy leaves like some Oolongs, use 2 teaspoons. For stronger tea use more tea.
There is no hard and fast rules on steeping except over steeping may make tea bitter. If you are unsure, try cooler water and shorter steeping times.
Below are general steeping instructions. For best results, follow the steeping instructions that came with your tea.
To estimate water temperature use a thermometer or wait a 2-3 minutes after the water stops boiling. Then the water temperature should be about 165- 185 F. You can gauge water temperature by looking at the bubbles forming at the bottom of the tea kettle. When pin size bubbles form, the water temperature is about 185F. To take the guess work out of water temperatures, try our electric tea kettle.
|Tea Type||Steeping Temperature||Steeping Time|
|White Tea||170-185 F||1-3 minutes|
|Green Tea||170-185 F||2-3 minutes|
|Oolong Tea||170-190 F||2-3 minutes|
|Black Tea||200-212 F||3-5 minutes|
|Tisanes||212 F||4-7 minutes|
Fruit and herbal teas are also referred to as tisanes.
Sourcing tea ingredients from the U.S., Thailand, and Spain, this delicious blend is a caffeine-free herb and fruit tea sure to delight those looking for a pointed, sweet taste that won't make you crash. Rich and varied, Ipanema Clementine is a spice-tinged tea with a firm herbal collection and primary orange notes that are direct but not overwhelming. Hot or cold, this tea's warm mix of geographical and stylistic influences makes it a suggested vacation brew.
Vitamin C takes the spotlight and herbal enthusiasts will love the absence of caffeine in this gardenial tisanal where there's no tea to be found.
Citrus and herb are a longstanding blend used around the globe for calming, toxin-removal properties as well as their immune system boosting vitamin content. Taste doesn't take the back seat here, steering the orange flavor through the herbal landscape, spicing the aftertaste just enough to linger in memory.
Try this unique decaf blend today!Base leaf: Herbal/Fruit.