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Our Current Coffee Offerings
BrazilCaramel & cocoa, creamy medium body
SumatraEarthy & bold w/ a mild citrus snap
ColumbiaSweet, well-rounded & fruity
PeruBright & bold w/ a subtle sweetness
TanzaniaSmooth & full-bodied w/ a chocolate earthiness
GuatemalaMedium body w/ delicate cherry notes
SibamoBold, fruity & utterly unique
Costa RicaChocolate sweetness w/ a light, creamy body
UgandaSweet, buttery & full-bodied
NicaraguaBright & sweet w/ a touch of citrus & a well balanced body
ESP (Espresso Blend)Thick chocolate, deep crema & lingering citrus
House BlendBalanced, beautiful & just bold enough
DecafBest, decaf, ever.
Bean and Leaf Black Teas
Breakfast BlendA traditional blend of organic black tea. It provides a robust flavor perfect for starting the day
Earl GrayBritish tea classic & is the most popular tea in the Western World. This citrus scented tea blend has a rich history dating back to the 19th century Sino-British trade of opium, tea, silk & porcelain. Organic earl grey is a black tea blend of bold flavored Yunnan Dian Hong harvested from antique tea trees infused w/ natural Bergamot citrus from Southern Italy. It is the perfect organic blend of America's most popular tea & is frequently complimented as the best earl grey ever.
Irish BreakfastA stronger cup of organic black tea.
Orange SpiceA warming combination of full bodied black tea & unique citrus & spice flavors.
Koradundah GreenHealthy, antioxidant - rich, mellow green tea. A wonderful afternoon cup that brews to a bright green infusion w/ a delicate vegetal aroma & slight citrus flavor
Jasmine PearlThe most tender green tea leaves & silvery down covered buds are hand rolled into smalll pearls & naturally scented w/ the essence of fresh jasmine blossoms. The fragrant blossoms are mixed w/ the reserve dragon pearl (Long Xu) several times until they become infused w/ sweet flavor & heady aroma of real jasmine. There are more than 20 pounds of fresh jasmine flowers used to scent each pound of dried dragon pearl green tea.
GenmaichaThis tea is a blend of bancha tea, popped corn & toasted, hulled rice kernels. Nutty, toasty flavor w/ an uncommon appearance! A fun tea.
MatchaMatcha was first used by Zen monks more than 800 years ago to promote a calm state of alertness & focus during extended meditation sessions. Matcha became an internal part of Japanese culture & is the traditional green tea used in the Japanese tea ceremony. 100% pure green tea without the added extracts, colorants, sweeteners or flavoring agents found in most instant tea products. 1 serving of matcha delivers the antioxidant value of more than 3 cups of common green tea. Matcha also contains L-theanine, an amino acids found only in tea that is known to counteract the buzz from caffeine by calming the central nervous system. L-theanine's natural anti-stress action is anti-depressant & non-sedating. Regular consumption of matcha promotes creativity, a calm state of alertness & increased energy without a caffeine crash. Matcha imparts 100% of the nutritional elements that tea offers because the entire tea leaf can be consumed, whereas regular brewed tea will only yield 30% losing 70% to the spent leaves.
Hojicha De CremeHand roasted tea leaves & twigs combined w/ fresh essence of vanilla & vanilla blossoms. Brews a toasted marshmallow taste & hazelnut roast.
Blooming Bliss(Blooming tea) jasmine drenched; silver-tipped green tea leaves are meticulously hand formed into a sphere that blooms like a flower in your cup. Brews fresh fruit characters w/ floral notes.
Bean and Leaf White Teas
Summer RainThe taste of fresh sliced melon washes the palate & refreshes the spirit. A special blend of organic white tea w/ all the antioxidant power that white tea leaves have to offer & fresh cantaloupe essence & jasmine.
Bean and Leaf Botanical Teas
Healer's TeaBased on an herbal combination from the tang dynasty (A.D 618-907) this blend was used in circles of the elite as a choice health tonic & elixir for abundant radiance. Many call this effect the "glow".
PeppermintWashington state produces these organic peppermint leaves. The U.S. pacific northwest variety of peppermint is the most aromatic & potent from tis world-renowned mint variety. Its flavor & heady aroma is distinctive & calming. Peppermint is soothing to the digestive system & according to the ancients, promotes focus & clear thinking. It is said that mint also cures a hangover. Mint is prepared like a tea throughout the world.
Chamomile BlossomsChamomile blossoms have a mildly sweet & fruity flavor w/ a floral & soothing aroma. An infusion of chamomile is noted for its naturally calming energy & is one of the most popular caffeine free herbal teas. Chamomile is often taken w/ honey & lemon
Fire GinsengThis herbal blend is a sweet, spicy & energizing composition of Korean red ginseng roots & other botanicals that boost stamina & invigorate without a trace of caffeine. Fire ginseng has a rich & sweet ginseng flavored infusion w/ spicy notes of cinnamon, black pepper & orange zest.
Roots Tangerine GingerA complex array of sweet, spicy, tart & fruity flavors. Stimulating ginger root & adaptogenic wild harvested Schizandra berries are featured in this blend & expertly balanced w/ the natural essential oils of rare citrus fruits, succulent tangerines & rare herbs. Tangerine ginger is a full-bodied & invigorating blend w/ a wonderful gourmet flavor & aroma.
Lemon SpiceSpicy ginger & zesty lemon grass are blended w/ immune enhancing Ayurvedic herbs to compose one of our tastiest & most innovative caffeine-free infusions. Based on an ancient Ayurvedic cold & flu remedy, the swirling aromas of rain forest spices, citrus & sweet sacred basil enliven the senses & strengthen the system.
Goji BerriesOrganic goji berries from Tibet. Also known as lycium, these berries deliver a consistent flavor revealing notes of plum & cherry. They can be enjoyed alone or added to your teas as a natural sweetener. Goji berries have traditionally been used a a natural aid in promoting overall well being.
TridoshaBased on Ayurvedic principles we customized a blend of select botanicals traditionally used to nourish the body & soul-year-round. It is a very grounding tea that is traditionally used to aid in digestion & to promote memory retention. Ingredients include: licorice root, ginkgo leaf, coriander, fennel, & mint.
Apricot EscapeRooibos & honey bush are carefully blended w/ lemon grass, lemon myrtle, rose hips, hibiscus, marigolds, citrus peel, apple & essence of apricot & pear. Brews a rich burgundy color w/ a clean finish reminiscent of Asian pear.
UnitySpicy ginger, soothing licorice & zesty lemon grass are blended w/ immune enhancing Ayurvedic herbs to compose one of our tastiest & most innovative caffeine-free infusions. Based on an ancient Ayurvedic cold & cough remedy, the swirling aromas rain forest spices, citrus & sacred basil enliven the senses & strengthen the system
Bean and Leaf Rooibos Teas
Chocolate MonkeyChocolate, banana, rooibos, & pink peppercorn blend together w/ fruit to create an incredible dessert tea
Peach RooibosA caffeine-free blend of antioxidant rich rooibos w/ the naturally succulent & refreshing flavors of juicy peaches, sweet orangess & tart hibiscus.
Bean and Leaf Pu-Erh Teas
Pu-Erh GingerAccording to traditional Chinese medicine, Pu-erh tea has a warm & energizing property. It is known to dispel grease & toxins from a diet rich in meat & cholesterol. Our blend of organic ginger & organic pu-erh was inspired by an ancient herbal formula used as a beauty aid & slimming tea in Asia. The zesty notes of orange & ginger compliment the rich, smooth flavors of Pu-erh.
Bean and Leaf Oolong Teas
Makaibari OolongMakaibari (corn fields) is the oldest garden in Darjeeling, in North East India. Established in 1859, it extends over 1575 acres of hills, valleys & forests at the foothills of the tabled Himalayan mountains. Over 4500 feet in attitude, this tea garden is the jewel in what is called the golden mile of the most famous tea growing region in the world. It is still formed by the characteristics Darjeeling floral note but is without any smoky flavor.