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how to use matcha tools + history of the matcha tea ceremony 🍵 🍵 🍵 Brew Better This traditional matcha set includes a bamboo spoon (chashaku), a whisk (chasen) and a matcha bowl (chawan). Just scoop, pour, whisk, and sip. Here's how you brew it. Add a scoop of matcha with the chashaku and about 2 ounces of hot water to the chawan. Then use the chasen to whisk the matcha in a "W" shape until the matcha is fully dissolved and incorporated. You can then add more hot water until you reach your desired dilution. The tea ceremony, or “chanoyu” in Japanese is a tradition that dates all the way back to the 16th century. The purpose of the ceremony is...

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ginger chai promotes healthy digestion + circulation 🤎 ❄️ 🤎 ❄️ 🤎 the gingerbread tea. When a customer asks for a bold, spicy and classic tasting chai, we recommend none other than our Ginger Chai. It is a comforting blend of black tea, cardamom, ginger root, cloves, and cinnamon bark. When brewed the aroma is reminiscent of homemade gingerbread baking in the oven. This blend is great to enjoy on winter mornings to get your day started, as it is energizing and bold. It promotes healthy digestion, protects the heart, and boosts circulation! Customer Review from Dana: "One smell of this chai there and I knew it would be good. It's scent doesn't lie. This is easily the best chai I've...

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This seasonal blend is on sale for just a few more days! Winter Cabin This decadent blend is full of warming chocolate, mint, and coffee! It is energizing for the body and mind, supports immunity, and longevity, and is great for metabolism and digestion. Grab a blanket, grab a cup, and snuggle up by the fire! Let's dive deeper into the ingredients: Pu erh Tea: This type of tea is great for promoting digestion and has a deep, earthy flavor. American Oak Chips: These chips add lovely nutty flavor to this tea and are full of tannins which can inhibit inflammation in your body. Coffee: Yes, coffee and tea go together like two peas in a pod! We use the Adobe Morning...

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Mexican Hot Chocolate chocolate ∙ red chile ∙ hazelnut 🤎 ❄️ 🍫 the hot chocolate you've been waiting for Mexican Hot Chocolate tea is blended naturally sweet, rich, and chocolatey ingredients and has notes of hazelnut, cinnamon, and a hint of Hatch, New Mexico Red Chile powder. This blend captures everything you love about a classic hot chocolate and MORE! Not to mention it is a whole lot healthier. We recommend serving Mexican Hot Chocolate with a dollop of our Mexican Vanilla Bean Honey and a splash of cream. Top with homemade whipped cream or marshmallows. ✨ This tea is energizing, immune boosting and is rich in antioxidants. Drink in the a.m. as a coffee substitute while opening presents on Christmas morning! Try adding a...

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Winter Cabin how to get the perfect brew ❄️ ✨ ❄️ ✨ ❄️ Winter Cabin is our tea of the month and it is on sale all month long! This tea is also a seasonal blend and it makes an appearance only once a year (around the holidays). It is made with tea, New Mexico Piñon coffee, American oak chips, cacao shells, peppermint and safflower. As you can imagine, drinking it feels like a big warm hug. Let's make a cup of it step by step. ⬇ Step 1: Add 2 tsp of Winter Cabin to your infuser and add boiling water. Step 2: Let steep for 10 minutes. Step 3: Remove infuser and sweeten with honey. Step 4: Add...

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