Tea Selection: Wild Flower and Honey
Company Name: Tealyra
Location: Retail: Champlain, New York
What Tealyra says about themselves (taken from online source):
We dreamt of a place that tea lovers, connoisseurs, and amateurs alike could come together to explore the world of tea. Inspired by pure passion and a respect for authenticity, Tealyra was born. We strive to be a company that will provide you with what you’re looking for, help you learn something new, try something new, and discover something new about the second most consumed beverage in the world.
In 2010, Tealyra (Thelux LLC) was birthed out of admiration and absolute love for all things tea. We started by creating unique blends using the finest quality teas and ingredients, after trial and error, tasting and testing our blends were absolutely delectable! We believe tea brings people together, it can bring a moment of calm to your day when you need it, the health properties tea is known for, or a boost of energy during your midday slump… we are firm believers that herbs as medicine are not only powerful, but they also work!
We take pride in our high standard of quality; offering authentic true teas direct from origin, organic exclusives, a broad variety, and our own unique blends- created by innovation and the promise to deliver excellence in serving you our finest products.
We are a team of tea lovers! Our hands are matcha-stained; we drink tea, touch tea, talk tea and study tea- all day. From our founders, to those of us who pack your online orders and greet you at our store front location, we sincerely share your passion for tea and stand behind our product to offer you the best there is.
We thank you for choosing Tealyra, we are honored to serve you, and share our passion for tea and excellence with you!.
Read more about Tealyra on their website: HERE.
What Tealyra says about this tea:
Soothe, relax, renew! Wildflowers and Honey is a natural blend of the finest herbs, blossoms and spices; truly a gift from the earth straight to your cup! Our naturally calming blend features soothing chamomile blossoms, fennel, lemongrass, anise, and rose petals.
A tried and true calming classic; chamomile tea is widely known to help promote good sleep, as it is a mild sleep aid. Lesser known properties are that it is great for digestion, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, an aid in treating IBS, gastritis and ulcerative colitis, it also helps relieve allergy symptoms.
Wildflowers and Honey is a soothing floral herbal tea, with sweetness and a honeyed-vanilla note that is perfect for anytime of the day, and is best enjoyed hot.
silver lime blossom
COSTS: $5.00 / 50 gram
Price may vary according to the amount purchased.
MY REVIEW BEGINS
Here is what I think
14 ingredients, I counted! There was a lot of thought that went into this tea and the focus is on mellow, and chamomile but this tea offers so much more. Make sure you take a look at the list and know there are some amazing ingredients. Two of my favorites are: Anise and the Silver Lime Blossom. Just Amazing!
What I liked
This is a delightful mix of herbs with a bit of a citrus mint scent. Brewed this tea is a bit sour then finishes sweet and citrus, it’s so rare for a tea to smell like it tastes. Impressive.
What I did not like
The only negative I feel about this tea is the “natural flavors” I always wonder what that is.. which flavor is it?
Until next sip pinkies up and face the wind! You got this!
P.S. I’ve included an average brewing instruction chart below to help you brew your teas.
AVERAGE BREWING INSTRUCTIONS:
These are common instructions for brewing teas, however if the company suggests other brewing I will include it in the review section.
Time and Temperature Guide:
Tea Temperature Minutes
Black 95°C / 205°F 3 – 5
Oolong/White 85°C / 185°F 3 – 4
Green/Yellow 80°C / 176°F 2 – 3
Herbal/Tisanes. 100°C / 212°F 5 – 15
** As always stated by My Tea Vault, we think you should enjoy tea the way you like it, I like mine very strong with no sweetener, these are just guidelines and I suggest you use the guideline then adjust for your own tastes.
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