The Steep Off – Jasmine Rose

The tea challenge is well underway but I had to stop everything and tell you about this tea. I’ve shared it before in one of my weekly wrap ups in What I’ve been Drinking. This tea has long been a favorite since I tried it during a tasting at my local tea shop. I haveContinue reading “The Steep Off – Jasmine Rose”

Tea + Book Pairing (Pu’er)

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane I received a free copy of this book from Simon & Schuster in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I had an opportunity to read this book last year and I can tell you the title had me hooked from the start. IContinue reading “Tea + Book Pairing (Pu’er)”

Tea + Book Pairing – Jane of Austin

Jane of Austin : A Novel of Sweet Tea & Sensibility “Tea! That’s all I needed. A good cup of tea. A superheroes infusion of free radicals and tannin. Just the thing for heating synapses.” – Russell T. Davies Do you enjoy modern retellings of the classics? I read Sense and Sensibility earlier this yearContinue reading “Tea + Book Pairing – Jane of Austin”

Tea + Series Pairing – Rooibos

The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency Series – The Kalahari Typing School for Men (Book 4) Note: I received the tea free in partnership with TeaSquared in exchange for an honest review. “Why don’t you sit down, Mma?” went on Mma Ramotswe. “Then we can drink our tea together and you can tell me ifContinue reading “Tea + Series Pairing – Rooibos”

Tea + Genre Pairing – Victorian

Victorian Literature Welcome to the first installment of genres and tea pairings. I received some wonderful feedback for the By the Cup side of the blog to work on suggestions for ideas on book genres with teas and I couldn’t wait to get started. These are my opinions based on my current tea inventory andContinue reading “Tea + Genre Pairing – Victorian”