Genmaicha (organic)$10.00 – $80.00
Genmaicha is the Japanese name for green tea with roasted brown rice. This beautiful organic genmaicha blends roasted brown rice and popped rice with organic sencha, lending an oceanic green tea base a playful nutty and savory aroma and flavour.
Himalayan Hand-rolled Tips (organic)$9.00 – $83.00Rated 5.00 out of 5
beTeas is proud to offer organic Himalayan Tips from the renowned Jun Chiyabari Estate in eastern Nepal. These elegantly curled tips are harvested in autumn and carefully hand rolled, which is extremely labour intensive. This stunning leaf, with its blend of black and green tips, provides a smooth, mild and slightly fruity infusion with flowery notes that is reminiscent of teas from nearby Darjeeling.
Houjicha Roasted Green Tea$9.00 – $70.00
Does this look like green tea to you? It is! Houjicha is a specially roasted green tea with a toasty sweetness and a nice fresh aroma. Roasting at low temperature transforms its colour to a reddish-brown. You may still detect umami undertones of steamed japanese green tea, but re-invented with new nutty, earthy and toasty flavours with hints of caramel or even a slight cinnamon note.
Keemun Panda #1 (organic)$8.00 – $59.00
Chinese Keemun (a.k.a. Qimen) is referred to as the ‘burgundy’ of black teas due to its bright reddish infusion and winey and fruity characteristics, often compared to burgundy wines. This exceptional grade, Keemun Panda #1, is one of the best known, and one of the most celebrated.
Mineral Rock Wuyi Mountain Oolong$12.00 – $98.00
This traditional long oxidized Wuyi oolong exhibits the classic dark curly tea leaves and has a smooth, rich body with a roasted aroma and sweet finish. Rich mineral character, co-mingled with a hint of fruity fragrance, and a final finish of toasted bread.
Toasted Mate (organic)$8.00 – $14.00
Our toasted Brazilian Mate is roasted using 1st grade cut, certified organic leaf. The result is a pleasant medium-bodied roasted brew that is very reminiscent of roasted coffee. Toasted Mate may therefore be an excellent tea choice for those wanting to decrease their coffee consumption in exchange for a healthier herbal and without having to do without the caffeine – or maybe even just to switch things up at bit!
Wuyi (Shui Xian) Oolong (organic)$9.00 – $15.00
This organic Wuyi oolong has a smooth, rich body with a classic roasted aroma and sweet finish, accented by notes of raisin sugar, honeysuckle and roasted barley. Some say it exudes notes of dark chocolate!