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Loose Leaf Tea

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Based in Toronto, Genuine Tea imports teas directly from the source. The ingredients come from farmers whom they've met, suppliers they've shared laughs with over dinner, and tea masters who have educated them for countless hours about their passion for crafting teas. The teas in this collection exhibit some of the most complex, varied and eclectic flavours you will find in tea.

Cream of Earl Grey

Delicate flower petals and oil of bergamot provide creamy layers and refreshing citrus flavours that are truly timeless. Nothing compares to this premium Earl Grey.

Organic Elderberry Hibiscus

The boldness of organic berries combined with hibiscus petals creates a tart and tangy taste that is sure to awaken your palette. This thirst quenching blend is excellent both hot or iced.

Lemon Ginger Rooibos

This South African red bush tea is perfect for those who want to unwind after a long day. With a burst of citrus and a smooth ginger finish, this tea is sure to relax both mind and body.

Evergreen Peppermint

This ancient herb has been used for medicinal purposes for thousands of years. It has a cool refreshing taste that will help calm your nerves and allow you to fully relax before bedtime.

Organic Premium Green

This Organic green tea is perfect for the day to day tea drinker. It has a savoury taste, vegetal notes with hints of grass. An excellent choice for those early mornings, this tea can also be used to make a manner of exciting iced tea recipes.

Organic Assam Breakfast

This breakfast blend consists of 50% organic Golden Assam leaves from Mana Organics, 25% organic Ceylon CTC from Nilmini Estates and 25% organic Keemun from the Hunan Tea Farmers' Co-Operative. A strong, malty cup with hints of cocoa and cinnamon, this tea is ideal for those early mornings and designed to be paired with milk. 

Organic Chamomile Lemongrass

Egyptian Chamomile has been consumed for centuries for its health benefits and as a sleep aid. Chamomile is great for relaxing muscles, soothing stomach cramps and can even help fight bacterial ailments. Blended with Thai Lemongrass this tea provides a beautiful floral aroma with a mild citrus finish. This tea is a perfect before bedtime drink that gently calms the drinker to sleep.

Matcha Uji

This is a ceremonial grade, summer harvest Matcha from the finest tea growing region of Uji, Kyoto. Matcha is very easy to make. Essentially, you can add it to anything. Traditionalists would whisk our Matcha Uji with hot water and drink it as a tea. However, you can also make it as a latte, put it in smoothies or add it to baked goods - your imagination is the limit.

Organic Kashi Ginger

Named after the spiritual capital of India, this Kashi Ginger tea includes a variety of medicinal ingredients that are designed to calm, detox and satisfy! After three months of tireless research and development, the we created the perfect ginger tea that would maintain the true spice of fresh ginger with a perfectly balanced profile. 

Lavender Sencha

Organic Lavender Sencha was originally created as a playful iced tea recipe for the Toronto Farmers' Market scene. However, after trying this tea hot, we had to add it to our collection. A beautiful blend of our organic peppermint, lavender from and a delicate strawberry infused Sencha. This tea has quickly become one of our most popular teas due to its complex and refreshing flavour profile.

Organic Golden Green

Our Organic Golden Green tea comes from the Golden Well region of Hunan Province. This fully fair trade and organic green tea is known as Mao Jian in Chinese meaning that it is a high quality, full leaf Orange Pekoe consisting of intact wiry leaves. The flavour is savoury exuding beautiful grassy and vegetal notes. This green tea is perfect for the everyday tea drinker who would like a fresh harvest green tea without the bitterness. When drinking green teas, ensure that the proper water temperature and steep time is followed for the best flavour. 

Cream of Earl Grey

A beautiful, full leaf Flowery Orange Pekoe from Dimbula, Sri Lanka blended with vanilla and oil of bergamot resulting in a beautifully balanced tea. This tea is perfect for those early mornings and late afternoons. Our Cream of Earl Grey makes for a delicious London Fog with a teaspoon of real Canadian maple syrup and steamed milk. 

Blueberry White Peony

White teas are the least processed of all the tea types. They are simply picked and withered in natural sunlight then briefly piled and baked to ensure that the moisture is removed. This step prevents any further oxidation and enzyme activity. Our Blueberry White Peony is made from the delicate and grassy Bai Mu Dan aka "white peony" from Fujian province. It by hand-blended in Toronto with blueberry, currants, elderberries and hibiscus to create a lightly sweet and refreshing flavour profile.

Organic Elderberry Hibiscus

Organic Ontario elderberries blended with Egyptian hibiscus - it doesn't get more refreshing than this! This tea is one of our top sellers in the summer. It has a delicate sweetness and a beautiful tartness that make it comforting in the colder months and a phenomenal refreshment in the warmer months. A fan favourite! 

Organic Assam Breakfast

This breakfast blend consists of 50% organic Golden Assam leaves from Mana Organics, 25% organic Ceylon CTC from Nilmini Estates and 25% organic Keemun from the Hunan Tea Farmers' Co-Operative. A strong, malty cup with hints of cocoa and cinnamon, this tea is ideal for those early mornings and designed to be paired with milk. Due to the broken nature of the CTC tea leaves and heavy oxidation, this tea has a higher caffeine content than other teas. 

Lemon Ginger Rooibos

This South African red bush tea is perfect for those who want to unwind after a long day. With a burst of citrus and a smooth gingery finish, this tea is sure to relax both mind and body. We use fine cut ginger to provide a warming and soothing taste. Rooibos tea is high in antioxidants without the caffeine from conventional Camellia Sinensis.

Ginseng Oolong

This exquisite oolong from Fujian has been oxidized between to approx. 40% before being rolled in stone-milled ginseng. It exudes sweet and creamy notes that complement the natural floral taste of the oolong.

Ginseng is a great source of natural energy and when paired with this spring harvest oolong, will keep energy levels up and keep you calm throughout the day. 

 


Type: Tea


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