A Sneak Peek at August 2021

A Sneak Peek at August 2021

Happy August, tea lovers!

Great things are coming at Tea Runners! We have been working on a big software update over the past 8 months that will make managing your account a lot easier. New features include seeing a history of all the teas you've received, saving your favorites, adding a 5th tea to your box, and more. We are very excited about the update and we're hoping it will be ready within a couple months.

More exciting news, we have new customized tea pouches on the way, new full-sized teapots, glass cups, and lots of new teas being added to our lineup.

We hope you're enjoying your summer and drinking lots of delicious tea!

Happy sipping!

~ Tea Runners

 


Customize Your August Box

Get more of the kinds of teas you love in your box by requesting customizations.

(Customization is not available to Amazon subscribers.)

Customization now closed for renewals. All new members can customize their first box within 24 hours of placing their orders. 

 


Switch Boxes

If you would like to switch from one box to another - for next month only or for all remaining boxes - please click the button below.

All switch requests must be received before the 1st of the month.

 


 

Mumbai Chai
Lemon Drop Black
Tangerine Pear Green
Ginger Lime Rooibos
Mumbai Chai
Golden Mao Feng
Majestic Earl Grey
Wild Thai Black
Nile River Valley Chamomile
Dragon Fruit Rooibos
Chai Rooibos
Cranberry Eucalyptus
Black Dragon
Golden Mao Feng
Imperial Grade Laoshan Green
Water Sprite Oolong

Dragon Fruit Rooibos

This refreshing fruity tropical treat is packed with energizing rooibos and tart lemon peel, with the sweetness of apple and strawberry to delight the palate. Steeping to a ruby red hue, this tea is a well-balanced and delightful cup for any time of day. 


Ingredients: Green Rooibos, apple pieces, mango pieces (mangoes and sugar), hibiscus flowers, orange peel, natural dragon fruit flavoring, strawberry pieces, lemon peel, malva flowers, and orange blossoms
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: CAFFEINE-FREE

Mumbai Chai

Global Tea Championship Winner
3rd Place, Chai (Masala Chai)

Masala Chai is a mixture of black tea and aromatic spices originating from the Indian subcontinent. This popular beverage has gained a worldwide following and can be found in today’s most prominent coffee and tea chains.

Mumbai Chai, a blend of carefully selected spices and high-quality Assam black tea, is an award-winning masala chai.

Ingredients: Assam black tea, cinnamon, cardamom, clove, and ginger.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: MED-HIGH

Wild Thai Black

From the remote mountains of northern Thailand comes this rich and adventurous wild-grown black tea with daring flavor.

This is an old-tree, forest grown tea that brews to a vivid and lovely ruby red infusion with the aromatic notes of roasted stone fruit, graham cracker, and sour cherry.

Wild Thai Black is complex and bold, but a gorgeous addition to any tea collection.

Ingredients: Black tea.
Origin: Doi Chiang Dao, Thailand
Caffeine: 
HIGH

Black Dragon

Black Dragon is a high-grade tea in the classic style of Fujian Province blacks. It's is a "congou", a name used in the tea trade meaning skill and patience.

This tea is multi-layered in taste, ranging from sweet cocoa, to hints of malt and fresh fruit. Its leaves are large and rich in flavor, so it will steep well multiple times.

A great tea for first thing in the morning or a refreshing boost in the day.

Ingredients: Black tea.
Origin: Fujian, China
Caffeine: 
HIGH

Imperial Grade Laoshan Green

Grown in a small village near a sacred mountain in northeast China, this family-farm tea is crafted from the tippiest first flush leaves of spring.

Imperial Grade Laoshan Green brews a sweet and savory cup with notes of chestnut, umami, and sweet green grass touched by rain.

A delicious green tea and a lovely way to spruce up your afternoon.

Spring 2021 Harvest

Ingredients: Green tea
Origin: Shandong, China
Caffeine: HIGH

Water Sprite Oolong

This special Shui Xian oolong comes from a family farm high up in the Wuyi Mountains of Southeast China. The 10-100 year old plants are fed from mountain spring water and grown in a deep gorge that provides protection from the elements.

Water Sprite oolong is spicy but slightly tinged with sweetness, balanced with strong earthy notes and the distinct taste of honey brought out by this family’s award-winning charcoal roasting process. 

Spring 2021 Harvest.

Ingredients: Oolong tea.
Origin: Tongmu, Fujian, China
Caffeine: MED

Cranberry Eucalyptus

This caffeine-free treat is another tea that's equally lovely both hot or iced, but it's especially soothing when served warm on a cold winter night. Cranberry, orange peel, and cinnamon give it the feel of a Christmas tea, but the eucalyptus makes it sing with a sharp and refreshing bite.

Ingredients: Blackberry leaves, cranberries, hibiscus, apple, lemon peel, cinnamon, eucalyptus, orange peel.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: CAFFEINE-FREE

Lemon Drop Black

One of our favorite tea providers has come up with this tantalizing malty black tea infused with tart lemon peel, and we can't get enough of it.

Queen Victoria was one of the first to enjoy her cup of tea with a slice of lemon, and we love how the citrus offsets the natural molasses notes in this expertly blended tea.

Try it in its purest state without the addition of milk to really enjoy its complexities.

Ingredients: Black tea, lemon peel, lemon verbena, and natural flavoring. 
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: HIGH

Majestic Earl Grey

Global Tea Championship Winner
1st Place, Earl Grey Black 

This elegant and classic Earl Grey has been the top place finisher in the Earl Grey Black category numerous times at the Global Tea Championship Awards. Made from the highest quality Yunnan black tea and cold-pressed bergamot oil from Italy, this Earl Grey is one of the finest in the world. Best enjoyed in its natural state without the addition of milk or sugar.

Ingredients: Black tea, bergamot oil, and blue cornflowers.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: MED-HIGH

Nile River Valley Chamomile

Chamomile has been grown in the Nile River Valley for thousands of years and to this day it is still regarded at the best quality on the market.

Nile River Valley Chamomile comes from one of our most coveted suppliers. It is rich, earthy, and smooth as silk with a rich mouthfeel. The queen of chamomiles, this tea will dazzle any chamomile lover.

Ingredients: Chamomile blossoms.
Origin: Nile River Valley, Egypt
Caffeine: CAFFEINE-FREE

Tangerine Pear Green

This bright and citrusy green tea cheers up the palate with the pungent tang of mandarin peel, while dried pear evens out its tartness with a sweet and juicy finish. We love how opposites attract with its sweet and sour notes expertly smoothed out with a grassy high-quality green. We can’t wait to also have this iced in the warmer months!

Ingredients: Yunnan green tea, mandarin peel, pear bits, and natural flavoring.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: LOW-MED

Golden Mao Feng

Golden Mao Feng is an earthy and medium-bodied black tea from China. It has a woodsy and vibrant character with sweet notes of cane sugar.

This Golden Mao Feng is used as the base tea for the award-winning Majestic Earl Grey available from Tea Runners.

A perfect “anytime” black tea, great on its own or with milk and sugar.

Ingredients: Black tea.
Origin: Yunnan, China
Caffeine: MED-HIGH

Ginger Lime Rooibos

This delightful caffeine-free blend of ginger and lime is one of our most popular herbal teas. It is bright and zesty - perfect for anytime of day.

Fragrant lemongrass and Australian lemon myrtle lend citrusy complexity to this spirited rooibos blend. 

Ingredients: Green rooibos, ginger, lemongrass, lemon myrtle, licorice root, essential lime and tangerine oils.
Origin:
 Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: CAFFEINE-FREE


Additional Customization Options


Zheng Shan Xiao Zhong

A traditional Chinese-style black tea with notes of dark chocolate with a surprisingly sweet finish.

Cucumber Lime Oolong

A wonderful flavored oolong, bright and refreshing. Makes a great iced tea!

Earl Grey Lavender

A lovely twist on a classic tea: Earl Grey with organic lavender blossoms.

Mystic Mint

Peppermint, cardamom, and licorice root combine to create the *perfect* mint herbal tea.

Fujian Black

A pure black tea with a lovely aroma, soft notes and a natural sweetness.

Butterfly Mango Dragon Fruit White

One of our most popular teas! Marigold and mango pack a tropical punch.