Fragrant, romantic and irresistible, Jasmine flowers are one of the best flowers for scenting tea. This “Queen of Flowers” does not only attract butterflies, but many tea drinkers too. These fragrant white blossoms are a national flower of many countries—from Indonesia and Philippines, to Paraguay, Cuba, Pakistan, Syria and Tunisia.
Want to try something outside of the usual tea shop assortment? Making your own real tea or herbal tea blends has never been easier. Blending is not only easy, but it gives you the opportunity to experiment with flavors and create those you enjoy the most.
Rooibos or red bush tea is made from a plant called Aspalathus linearis, grown only in South Africa. There are two types of rooibos tea – green and red – or unfermented and fermented one, both with similar benefits. Rooibos is harvested once per year, cut, bruised and fermented to get red color. Rooibos might be the best herbal tea in the world – not only it’s caffeine free and full of antioxidants, it’s extremely versatile, fun to use in cooking and delicious. Read our 7 reasons why we love it.