A Dose of PositiviTEA — Steeping & Serving Tips! RSS


THE AFTERNOON REFRESHER: MANGO PARADISE INGREDIENTSSencha green tea with mango, coconut, natural flavors, and blue cornflowers.HOW TO PREPARE:Steep for 4 minutes, add MESQUITE HONEY, and pour over ice.FLAVOR PROFILE:Light, refreshing, fruit forward, and naturally sweet.WHY WE LOVE ITGreen tea is magic. It is high in antioxidants, boosts metabolism, and has great neurological benefits! Research shows green tea is great for the brain: it reduces risk of degenerative diseases and can improve mental focus. We like to drink green tea in the afternoon to get a gentle dose of caffeine to carry us happily through the rest of the work day!HAPPY TEA TIME!

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NO COFFEE, NO PROBLEM. STRAWBERRY HAZELNUT PU ERH WHAT'S IN IT?Pu Erh tea leaves blended with strawberries, cocoa nibs, natural strawberry flavor, natural créme flavor, and natural hazelnut flavor. FLAVOR PROFILERobustly earthy, with bright strawberry notes and decadent hazelnut. It is a silky, fruit-forward and dessert-like blend.Pu Erh teas are full bodied and tannic. HOW TO PREPARE IT:Steep 5 minutes for maximum flavor.Serve hot, either unsweetened or with a spoonful of WILDFLOWER HONEY and a dash of your preferred creamer for a sweet treat! WHY WE LOVE IT:Pu Erh teas are high in caffeine and are great for increasing energy and mental focus without causing the jitters generally associated with coffee consumption. Pu Erh teas promote healthy digestion and boosts metabolism, making them a great addition to a hardy breakfast. It is...

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INGREDIENTS Pu erh tea leaves blended with yerba mate, lemongrass, apple pieces, natural apple flavor, and rose hips. INSPIRATION When visiting Ireland we tasted a tea called "Pu Erh Fitness Tea." Unlike most Pu Erh blends, this one was fruity, bright, and refreshing: we decided to recreate it! Throughout the process of replicating this bright apple-forward blend we referred to it as "The Irish Pu Erh." WHY WE LOVE IT This blend is energizing, promotes healthy digestion, reduces inflammation, is high in antioxidants and boosts metabolism. Irish Pu Erh is a great gym companion because of its many benefits but tastes so good we tend to keep a pitcher of it iced in the refrigerator. If you prefer a sweeter...

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BLOOD ORANGE and LEMONGRASS is a lightly tart blend full of citrus flavors! It is naturally caffeine free, immune boosting and antioxidant rich! We love to sip on this iced tea all day long throughout the summer to stay hydrated and cool! The Health BenefitsBlood Orange Tea High in Vitamin C Feeds good intestinal bacteria Detoxifies the body Strengthens immunity Treats high blood pressure and cholesterol Protects the liver Lemongrass Relieves menstrual pains Full of antioxidants Regulates high blood pressure Boosts metabolism and burns fat Helps with achy joints and muscles Prevents the growth of some bacteria and yeasts May provide relief from fevers and the common cold The BlendThis blend is 1 part Blood Orange Tea to every 1 part Lemongrass,...

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BLUEBERRY TEA has been a part of Old Barrel Tea Company since the beginning! It is full of dried blueberries and apple pieces, with some added tartness from the dried hibiscus! We love blending it with LEMONGRASS, MOUNTAIN SUNRISE, and WILD STRAWBERRY!Last summer, we introduced LAVENDER SAGE LEMONADE, and it has quickly become a team favorite as well! We loved how Lavender Sage Lemonade blended so well with TROPICAL BLACK to create a tropical, fruity, floral and herbal OBTC Arnold Palmer!We recently combined Blueberry and Lavender Sage Lemonade together - what a refreshing treat, right in time for summer! As you enjoy this blend, you taste blueberry and some hibiscus tartness, followed by lavender and sage! The Health BenefitsBlueberry Tea Rich in...

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