A Dose of PositiviTEA — Black Tea RSS



🍓 WILD STRAWBERRY TEA

Spring Favorite: Wild Strawberry White Tea Fruit-forward, floral undertones, & naturally sweet. 🍓🍓🍓 Wild Strawberry is on of our favorite springtime blends, as it is elegant, yet playful and sweet! The floral fruit notes blend beautifully with the refreshing and smooth taste of white tea. Wild Strawberry's ingredients not only create a lovely flavor, but are also rich in Vitamin C and folate, which promote healthy skin and immunity. White tea is packed with polyphenols, which have antioxidant benefits. They help reduce chronic inflammation by protecting the body against damage from free radicals. Too much free-radical damage can have harmful effects on the body, as it is linked to aging, chronic inflammation, a weakened immune system and a variety of...

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TEA COCKTAIL RECIPE ALERT 😯 🍹

🌴 Tropical Belizean Blast 🌴 tart hibiscus ∙ sweet coconut ∙ mango orange citrus Close your eyes while sipping on this sweet and fruity tea-cocktail and you will be convinced you are lounging on a Belizean beach under the warm sun and palm trees. The tart hibiscus and sweet cinnamon flavors from the Belizean Sorrel Guayusa blend beautifully with the smooth coconut flavors from the Coconut Black tea, as the Orange Blossom Honey adds a touch of mellow citrus. The mango orange ice cubes are just as tasty as they are aesthetically pleasing! Did You Know? The Belizean Sorrel Guayusa and Coconut Black were one of the tea blends we shipped in the Spring Tea Club Box? Subscribe to our Tea Club here to get your Summer box in June!...

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TREE KITS FOR EARTH DAY

LOVIN' ON THE EARTH 🌲 🌎 When You Buy A Tree, Another Is Planted Earth Day is almost here and we have the perfect thing for you to do to celebrate and love the earth-plant a tree!  We are so thankful to the Earth for all she gives us and we understand that when we take from the earth, we must give back. Earth Day is approaching and we have the perfect thing for you to do to celebrate and love on the earth-plant a tree! Modern Sprout is on a mission to help reforest the future – for every kit purchased, a donation is made to plant a tree. Tree Kits feature carefully selected seed types that will thrive...

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BERGAMOT BLENDS

b∙e∙r∙g∙a∙m∙o∙t the fruit responsible for the accidental birth of Earl Grey Anyone who is familiar with Earl Grey tea knows the fragrant, citrusy scent and distinct flavor of bergamot. But what exactly is it? Bergamot is a tropical citrus fruit common throughout the Mediterranean. It looks like a mix of an orange and a lime, and tastes the same way as it smells: tart and acidic.  The Story Behind Earl Grey: Earl Grey tea was named after Earl Charles Gray who was the Prime Minister of Great Britain from 1830-1834. It is unclear as to why the tea was named after him, but the tea itself is said to have been created accidentally when a container of tea and bergamot oranges were shipped...

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SPRINGTIME SPEARMINT JULEP

Summerville Sweet Tea Mint Julep 🌿 an old classic with a twist 🌿 The Mint Julep is the official drink of the Kentucky Derby that is that is right on schedule to happen later this month! Even if horse racing isn't your thing, that doesn't mean you can't throw on your floppy hat and partake in enjoying one of the oldest cocktail recipes to date! One of the first references to the mint julep goes as far back as 1784, and it is believed that the word julep is derived from the Persian gulab, as well as the Arab word julab, both of which translate to “rosewater.” This association is highlighted by the modern drink’s sweet nature. The crisp, cool and sweet flavors of the Summerville Sweet...

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