“500 Mile” is a term used by street vendors (Chaiwallas) in India; it refers to a rich, spicy and uplifting Chai that can provide the boost necessary to drive another “500 miles.” In our authentic 500 Mile Chai blend, we combine quality black teas from the regions of Darjeeling and Assam with fresh, small farm grown spices.
A colorful, caffeine free blend containing organic hibiscus flowers, rose hips, rose petals and ginger root. Influences that evolved into the Bollywood blend include: India, Movies, Music, Dance, Passion, Hurt, Love, Sadness, Lust, Heartbreak, Laughter, Poetry and Endings.
Wild Black makes an excellent breakfast tea due to its hearty, full bodied flavor. The leaves of are harvested from old growth tea trees and processed at a small tea farmers’ cooperative in Ha Giang, Northern Vietnam. Old growth refers to tea leaves grown on wild growing tea trees rather than more shrub-like tea bushes. Wild Black features long, stylish leaves, well-crafted into a robust black tea.
Our Sen-Matcha is a blend of Sencha from Kagoshima and Matcha from Uji. These tea regions of Japan are known for producing some of the world’s best green teas.
The green tea used in to make our Jasmine Pearls is handcrafted at a second generation family tea farm in Hunan, China. Newly sprouted tea leaves are plucked, then naturally infused with jasmine fragrance and hand rolled into pearls.
Organic, robust Assam black tea is blended in small batches with pure, steam-distilled Italian Bergamot essence of the highest quality. This blend offers a quintessential, pure Earl Grey taste.
We use Assam tea from Chota Tingrai, an estate in the Tinsukia district known for its environmental and social sustainability practices.
This tea is an exclusive harvest for us from the Heritage Tea Factory, the oldest (est 1888) in Darjeeling, India. Darjeeling Heritage is made during the First Flush (early spring) season with an emphasis on lighter oxidation, which maintains a greener quality in the leaf.