A Sneak Peek at our November 2020 Boxes

A Sneak Peek at our November 2020 Boxes

Hello Tea Lovers,

The holidays are upon us, and we’re so excited to help get you into the holiday spirit!  We’ve compiled a gorgeous seasonal tea collection suitable for every need during the holiday season, with lots of blends, some decadent herbals, and of course some strong black teas to get you through whatever the occasion may be.  We can’t wait for you to try them!

Don’t forget about our big Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale coming to our store November 27-30.  We’ll have your favorites stocked up, as well as some new teas to buy à la carte, so make sure you sign up for email alerts to get in on those great teas while supplies last!

We also have our Christmas gift subscriptions going on sale this month, so get a jump on your holiday shopping the easy way with signing up your loved ones to receive the gift of tea in the new year.

Enjoy your teas, and have a festive November!

~ Tea Runners

 


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Golden Honey Aroma Yunnan Black Tea
Yunnan Early Spring Silver Strands
Kathmandu Cosmos
Apple Cider Rooibos
Golden Honey Aroma Yunnan Black Tea
Golden Mao Feng
Kathmandu Cosmos
Apple Cinnamon French Toast
Sacred Tulsi Spiced Rose
Nile River Valley Chamomile
Turmeric Ginger
Apple Cider Rooibos
Golden Honey Aroma Yunnan Black Tea
Jade Cloud
Annapurna Amber Oolong
Yunnan Early Spring Silver Strands

Golden Honey Aroma Yunnan Black Tea

Golden Honey Aroma is "old type" varietal, close to a pure assamica, grown in the Ning'er area of Simao. As the name indicates, this tea is sweet with natural honey notes and very aromatic.

Golden Honey Aroma is a very pleasurable black tea, unique in its own right, but with the familiar delicious flavor profile of black teas from Yunnan.

March 2020 Harvest

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

Kathmandu Cosmos

Arguably our favorite chai we've ever had the pleasure of tasting, this gorgeously crafted blend is a combination of the finest golden tipped leaves and an intoxicatingly heady spice mixture that at once conveys traditional chai notes of cinnamon and cardamom while guiding the senses to an incredibly smooth finish on the palate. 

Ingredients: Black tea, cinnamon bark, cinnamon leaf, orange peel, ginger, black cardamom, lemongrass.
Origin: Panchthar, Phidim, Nepal
Caffeine: MED-HIGH

Yunnan Early Spring Silver Strands

Silver Strands is a very fragrant and pungent green tea of Simao that can be infused many times. It has the robust characteristics and a potent aftertaste that lingers in the back of the mouth.

The leaves have been dried into extremely thin strands that slowly unravel and expand as they are infused. A delicious green tea!

Late February 2020 Harvest

Ingredients: Green tea.
Origin: Yunnan, China
Caffeine: LOW-MED

Annapurra Amber Oolong

Global Tea Championship Winner
2nd Place, Dark Oolong

Plucked from the Annapurna Massif in the Himalayas, this tea is slowly oxidized in cold air then double fired, creating a sublime winner.  A stunning Darjeeling-style oolong, these notes of delicious malted caramel and muscat grape with apricot will leave you soothed and invigorated. Annapurna is Sanskrit for “Goddess of the Harvests”, making this tea worthy of it’s name.

Ingredients: Oolong tea. 
Origin:
Ilan region, Nepal
Caffeine: MED

Sacred Tulsi Spiced Rose

Inspired by the ancient tradition of Ayurveda, this luxurious and relaxing blend sings with ginger, cardamom, and cinnamon, while the addition of rose petals adds a fragrant grandeur. Tulsi is a natural stress relief herb with a basil-like flavor, sure to be enjoyed at any time of day, but especially soothing in the evenings. Enjoy its light golden infusion on its own or with a bit of honey to make it further decadent. 

Ingredients: Holy basil (tulsi), cardamom, ginger, cinnamon, rose petals.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: Caffeine-Free

Apple Cider Rooibos

Before even steeping this tea, the aroma of this beautiful blend will make your mouth water. A gorgeous concoction of sweet and savory cinnamon, tart orange peel and licorice, this tummy-pleasing rooibos has comforting buttery notes of French toast and an addictively decadent taste that will make it a real caffeine-free crowd-pleaser. 

Ingredients: Rooibos, cinnamon, orange peel, licorice root, apple cinnamon French toast flavoring.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: CAFFEINE-FREE

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

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

Apple Cinnamon French Toast

Easily one of our favorites this year, this gorgeously decadent black tea is perfect for a Sunday morning.  Apple pieces and organic cinnamon make it taste like an apple pie, but the addition of maple really turns this tea into something special.  Try it with warm milk to make it really rich, and serve it alongside your favorite brunch.

Ingredients: Black teas, apple pieces, cinnamon pieces and apple cinnamon french toast flavoring.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: HIGH

Jade Cloud

This highly unique green tea is a blend of three different styles: roasted, baked, and steamed. The combination of these styles creates a lively but beautifully smooth every day green tea that is savory as well as sweet and floral, with a toasted nuttiness finish.

Be sure not to steep it over the suggested time to preserve its delicate complexities.

Ingredients: Green tea.
Origin: Hubei, China
Caffeine: LOW-MED

Turmeric Ginger

This spicy and bold tea packs a powerful punch, zinging with lots of ginger and lemongrass and arriving at a slightly sweet and tart finish with fresh orange peel.

Lemongrass adds an exotic underlying element while superfood turmeric lends a gorgeous marigold color to this tea's liquor while rounding out the finish with an earthy pungency.

Ingredients: Turmeric, ginger, lemongrass, orange peel, licorice and citrus essential oils.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: Caffeine-Free

Jalinga Estate Assam

From the one and only carbon-neutral tea farm in the world comes this brisk and malty black tea sure to brighten and invigorate your mornings.

Assam tea is consumed in India as a traditional type breakfast tea, and its strong and pungent flavor has become well-loved around the globe. Jalinga Estate Assam is one of our personal favorites.

Ingredients: Black tea. 
Origin:
West Bengal, India
Caffeine: HIGH

Strawberry Peach Pu-erh

Global Tea Championship Winner
3rd Place, Flavored Pu-erh/Dark

Formerly known as "Diet Blend", this gorgeous blend of velvety oolong, energy spiking Yerba Mate, and strawberry-peach infused pu-erh has just the right amount of strength and sweetness to create a harmonious sip that will leave you feeling awakened and restored. A bold, fruity, and well-balanced flavored tea.

Ingredients: Pu-erh tea, oolong tea, green tea, yerba mate, rooibos, ginseng, lemon, strawberries, blueberries, peach bits, and natural flavoring.
Origin:
Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: HIGH

Orange Jasmine Blossom

This lovely green tea blend is smooth on the palate with luscious and juicy notes of sweet orange blossom, peppered with the brightness of fresh lemongrass. Rose petals make for a delicate floral aroma while lime and tangerine give it some extra tang in its finish. A refreshing and uplifting cup of tea, whether served hot or on ice.

Ingredients: Green tea with jasmine, lemongrass, lemon myrtle, essential orange oil, natural rose extract, essential lime and tangerine oils.
Origin: Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: LOW-MED 

Earl Grey Creme

This Earl Grey Creme comes from Garden to Cup, one of the top tea companies in North America and the creator of our popular award-winning Majestic Earl Grey.

Earl Grey Creme is a stronger earl grey with a thick, creamy mouth feel and lingering aftertaste of vanilla that’ll be sure to please any Earl Grey lover.

Ingredients: Black tea, blue cornflower, natural flavoring.
Origin:
Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: HIGH

Irish Breakfast

This tea is for the robust breakfast style-loving tea drinker, steeping to a strong and deep flavor perfect for beginning a busy day. Assam, Ceylon, and Keemun marry beautifully to create a full-bodied and richly satisfying cup.

Smooth and delicious on its own, or equally enjoyable with a splash of milk to cut its strength.

Ingredients: Assam, ceylon & keemun black tea.
Origin:
India, Sri Lanka, and China
Caffeine: HIGH

Pacific Peppermint

The hot and dry summers of the Pacific Northwest produce some of the world's most aromatic and flavorful peppermint.

Believed to calm the body and soothe the digestive system, Pacific Peppermint has a bright candy cane flavor with chocolate notes that give your tastebuds a reason to sing.

A very lovely cup of herbal tea.

Ingredients: Peppermint leaves
Origin: Washington State, USA
Caffeine: CAFFEINE-FREE

Margaret's Soother

The anti-stress herbal tea to end a long day, this piquant blend of herbs is as comforting as it is delicious.

Licorice seems to rule its notes at first, but then it settles into a warm pepperminty finish with a slight hint at sweetness. Clove adds some spice to further balance this treat.

Ingredients: Peppermint, licorice root, clove.
Origin:
Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: CAFFEINE-FREE

Turmeric Chai

Like chai but don't want the caffeine? This mouthwatering blend of traditional chai notes like cardamom and ginger mixed with toasted coconut and vanilla bean is a heady and wildly flavorful offering.

The pungency of turmeric lends a warming and spicy boost to this herbal concoction bursting with personality.

Ingredients: Coconut, turmeric, ginger root, cardamom, cinnamon, sarsaparilla root, vanilla bean, black pepper, natural lychee flavor, natural rose extract.
Origin:
 Multiple Origin Blend
Caffeine: CAFFEINE-FREE


Additional Customization Options


Snickerdoodle Rooibos

A caffeine-free delight that oozes with the scent of fresh warm cookies, making this an ideal end to your holiday dinners.

Nutcracker Black

Black tea, almond, orange peel, and spices combine to create this delicious seasonal treat!

Carrot Cake Rooibos

The name of this says it all! A decadent caffeine-free treat.

Malty Black

A full-bodied Sri Lankan black orange pekoe tea from the world-renowned Lumbini Estate.