David’s Organic Breakfast Tea – DAVIDsTEA

November 8, 2012 Black Teas

DAVIDsTEA Organic Breakfast is decidedly multicultural, a blend of Yunnan, Ceylon and Darjeeling. One thing that pleased be greatly about this rich, flavorful tea is that the Yunnan definitely shines, offering a lovely sweetness with hints of chocolate.

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Tea Forté Breakfast Tea Review

September 30, 2012 Black Teas

Name: Forté Breakfast Brand: Tea Forté Type: Black tea, Indian Form: Paper tea bag Price: $4.99 for a box of 16 teabags at Vitamin Shoppe, Amazon offers the same price. (September, 2012) Review: Lord save me from uninteresting tea. A few weeks ago I ran a review of Paisley Tea Co.’s Organic English Breakfast. Despite [...]

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Qimen Imperial from American Tea Room

September 23, 2012 American Tea Room

Name: Qimen Imperial Brand: American Tea Room Type: Black tea, Chinese Form: Loose leaf Price: $18.60 for 2 ounces, $8 for a sample (as of September 2012). Use coupon code Lainiesips10 for 10% off any loose tea order. Review: While I do have a standardized tasting process for teas that I review, occasionally I manage [...]

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Macaroon from American Tea Room

September 15, 2012 American Tea Room

Name: Macaroon Brand: American Tea Room Type: Flavored rooibos Form: Loose leaf Price:  As of September 2012, $4.00 for a 4 cup sample, $10.40 for 2 ounces, quantity discounts available. Use coupon code Lainiesips10 for 10% off any loose tea order. Review: One of my very favorite pastries in the world can be found at [...]

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Organic English Breakfast by Paisley Tea Co.

September 2, 2012 Black Teas

Name: Organic English Breakfast Brand: Paisley Tea Co. (A Two Leaves and a Bud spinoff) Type: Black tea, African and Indian Form: Paper tea bags, no strings Cost: As of September 2012, the cost for a box of 24 bags is $5.95 from Paisley Tea Co. or Two Leaves and a Bud. Quantity discounts are [...]

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Austin Sugarworks Lemon Sugars Giveaway

August 29, 2012 Giveaways

  Last year I reviewed the offerings of Austin Sugarworks, a company that produces quick-dissolving flavored sugars for tea and coffee. I just learned today that they are giving away a package of their lemon sugars to one lucky blog commenter.  Head on over to their blog, make a comment by midnight, September 3rd, 2012, [...]

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Affiliate Link Disclosures

August 25, 2012 Updates

I just wanted to update my readers about the status of affiliate links on this blog. I have, for many years now, and in accordance with federal law, acknowledged the receipt of free samples as well as affiliate links in my posts. In recent months, I’ve been using a service called Viglink (yes, this link [...]

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Organic English Breakfast by Two Leaves and a Bud

August 25, 2012 Black Teas

Name: Organic English Breakfast Tea Brand: Two Leaves and a Bud Type: Black tea, Assam Form: Loose leaf Price: You can get 16 ounces of this tea for $31.04 as of August, 2012 through Amazon.com. There are various pricing and packaging options available for this tea on the Two Leaves and a Bud site as [...]

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The Persimmon Tree’s Coconut Cacao

August 15, 2012 Pu'erh

  Name: Coconut Cacao Brand: The Persimmon Tree Type: Flavored shu (cooked) pu’erh Form: Loose leaf Price: $11.99 for 2 ounces, sample size and quantity discounts available (August 15th, 2012) Review: Those of you who know me well are likely well aware of my fondness for all things coconut, so I was pleased when The [...]

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Two Leaves and a Bud’s Organic Darjeeling

August 9, 2012 Black Teas

Name: Two Leaves and A Bud Organic Darjeeling Tea Brand: Two Leaves and a Bud Type: Black tea Form: Bagged tea, pyramid bags Price: $4.95 for a box of 15 teabags at Amazon.com (as of August 9th, 2012) Review: When I first sniffed a bag of Two Leaves and a Bud Organic Darjeeling, I was [...]

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