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    2015 Holiday Gift Guide

    It’s that time of year again. I’ve put together a holiday gift guide that any tea lover would adore. It’s chock full of my favorite things and it’s being offered exclusively to subscribers of my email list. Just use the form below to sign up. Once you confirm your email address you’ll receive a final welcome email with the links for your free download. Already a subscriber? No worries, your copy should be waiting in your inbox right now. Happy holidays everyone! Sign me up!


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    Tea Lover’s Holiday Gift Guide

    Knowing what Christmas gifts to buy for your favorite tea drinker is never easy. We’re a picky lot and the things that we love are not always easy to find. Here’s a few things that are sure to please. I have every one of these so +Jason Wilson, if you’re reading, don’t get any ideas 🙂 1. Explore Vietnam Sense Asia’s All of Vietnam in One Box is one of the best packaged tea collections that I’ve seen. It includes 32 different varieties of teas along with a book full of fascinating interviews with Vietnamese people from every walk of life. 2. A Tea Pet of a Different Sort Tea pets usually come…

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    Holiday Gift Idea: Tea Subscription Services

    Monthly subscription services are a great gift idea (for yourself or someone else) but it can be hard to choose which one to use. Here is a list of some of my favorites. +Amoda Tea is unique in that rather than blending their own teas, they feature small companies in every month’s shipment. The teas that I’ve tried from them have all been unique and often from companies that I had never even heard of before. They are primarily flavored but all of the teas featured use natural ingredients. I recently had tea with Tegan in NYC, one of the co-founders, and was impressed with her passion and knowledge. You can find a list of…

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    Top 5 Valentine’s Gifts for Tea Lovers

    Finding a perfect Valentine’s Gift for your favorite tea lover is not always easy. Here are my top five suggestions (and hints to my own Valentine). Tea Infused Chocolates from Arbor Teas Nothing says Valentine’s Day like a gift of chocolate and these tea infused truffles sound absolutely amazing. Love Petals Gift Set from Adagio This set of three Valentine’s inspired teas offers a little bit of everything with a white tea, black tea and rooibos blend. There’s enough to make about 50 cups of tea so your love will get lots of use out of it. Golden Celebration Gyokuro from Hibiki-An Special occasions call for special teas. This gyokuro comes with three…