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Joy's Jabberings — Genmaicha

This Just In!

Amba Estate amba OP1 autumnal assam black pearl Genmaicha indonesian tea lemongrass new teas suprabhat

We've been slowly swapping out teas that were being sourced through outside blenders and replacing them with teas that are being sourced directly from the growers. It has been an extremely educational process and I am continually learning through every encounter with a new tea garden.

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Chocolate + Tea = Pure Bliss

all that jazzmine blue beauty oolong dark chocolate Earl Grey Genmaicha glenburn darjeeling JT's Kitchen milk chocolate second flush sencha suprabhat sweet ruby jane confections Sweet Sin white chocolate

Tea and Chocolate are two of my favorite food groups. Not a day goes by that I don't partake of at least one, and usually both, before noon.

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Martha Stewart or Clark Griswold?

almond cookie black tea blue beauty oolong chocolate pot de tea Genmaicha JT Herself kirimara white mulled wine red elephant Sencha spicy pear winter wonderland

[caption id="attachment_854" align="alignleft" width="275" caption="Obviously the Griswold's don't live here!"][/caption] Quiz: What Your Holiday Decorations Say About Your Tea Drinking Style by Sarah the Tea Mistress Answer these questions to find out what kind of tea to drink based on how you decorate for the holidays.  The questions and their results have been heavily researched by The New England Journal of That Lady you Just Met and Scientific Proof Magazine. Enjoy! 1. It is time to put up a tree, you: a. Gather up the family and head to the tree lot to find the perfect pine, maybe even to...

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Got A Case of the Tuesday's?

Berries Galore Earl Grey Genmaicha Khongea Assam lemon zest mahalo moroccan mint plum crazy South Sea Magic Suprabhat Sweet Sin tranquility Wellness

by Sarah the Tea Mistress Tea in the morning can be more than part of a balanced breakfast; it can be anything from a life saver to a gentle push all depending on the tea you pick.  Knowing what kind of morning person you are can help you choose the perfect brew. Take the short quiz below to determine your “morning” personality, then calculate your scores (we promise the math is simple) and see the explanations below to determine the morning tea that is right for you. Your alarm clock goes off, you think… A)     What alarm clock?  I wake...

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Are Those Bells I Hear?

Almond Cookie Amba Ceylon American Chai Berries Galore Earl Grey Creme enchanted forest English Breakfast Gen-matcha Genmaicha Glenburn Darjeeling Second Flush ingeni teamaker JT Herself Khongea Assam loose leaf tea riesling sun kissed jasmine tea tea filters tea infuser tea tumbler timolino

It’s beginning to look a lot like _____________________! I know it is hard to even think about completing this sentence but the truth is the holiday season is quickly bearing down. At Joy’s Teaspoon we have lots of friends and family to remember at the holidays and it can be tricky to budget for gifts.  The best thing to do is start shopping early and get creative with your gift giving.  We have a few ideas in mind that will help you stick to your budget and give your loved ones something that they will love and savor.  Who is...

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