General Tea

We've compiled a trove of fun information and stories about our favorite subject: tea! Read on to learn more about our favorites, the history of different teas, and more.

Benefits of Greek Mountain Tea

This article contains information on the various health benefits of Greek Mountain tea as well as links to purchase. Greek mountain tea is one of the herbs covered in the Blue Zones Netflix documentary.

Our Most Hydrating Teas

Skip the drinks loaded with sugar and additives like soda and energy drinks and instead, enjoy a cup of tea! Hot or iced, tea is a great way to elevate a cup of water into a drink full of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals that can help with things like boosting your immune system, aiding weight loss, and improving digestion.

Tea and Food Pairings for Summer Barbecues

It's grilling season, and what better way to elevate your delicious barbecue feast than exploring the world of tea and food pairings? I know, some of you want to know the best teas to pair with burgers, chicken, grilled fish, hotdogs and sausages… And there are teas that will go especially well with these items. While we won’t get into the specifics, we can make some simple recommendations:

What is a Matcha Tea Ceremony? How to Host Your Own Tea Ceremony

The Japanese tea ceremony (chado, or sado, or chanoyu - "the way of tea") is a traditional ritual based on Taoism (Daoism) and influenced by Zen Buddhism in which powdered green tea, or matcha, is ceremonially prepared by a skilled practitioner and served to a small group of guests in a tranquil setting. It's a bonding experience of mindfulness, respect, and a focus on the present.