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.

What is Purple Tea?

Purple tea, like all other tea originates from the Camellia Sinensis plant. The same plant that we get our familiar black and green tea from. The purple appearance of the tea is caused by a unique genetic mutation which produces anthocyanin, the same powerful antioxidant found in blueberries.

How Much Caffeine is in Coffee Compared to Tea?

We're constantly asked about the differences in caffeine content between coffee and black tea, so we thought we'd put together a brief primer. Learn how much caffeine you'll get in a cup of coffee compared to a cup of black tea, the effects of too much caffeine, and get some recommendations for higher-caffeine teas.

Spring Detox: Spring Cleaning for Your Body

Spring cleaning is a time to feel refreshed - commonly through a cleaning list over the space of a few weeks. It's the perfect time to declutter your home, but have you ever considered decluttering your body? Spring cleaning your body is a great way to boost your health and wellbeing.