Mom’s Favorite Tea Recipe

In honor of Mother’s Day I thought I’d put up my Mom’s favorite tea recipe. It’s a simple one but very aromatic and tasty!

Serves: 1 person


1/2 Cinnamon Stick

6 cloves

1-2 tsp black tea leaves

8 oz water



1. In a whistling kettle put in 8 oz (or how many you are serving for) in with the cloves and the cinnamon.

2. Once this water has boiled, pour into a teapot with black tea leaves.

3. Brew for 3 to 4 mins and enjoy!

My mom serves with milk but you can have this without too.


Drink On!


Review: Flowering Pineapple Blooming White Tea

Price: $18.98 for 2 oz


Ingredients: White tea, marigold blossoms, artificial flavoring

Temperature: 180°F/82°C

Brew time: 3-4 min

This tea is delicate white tea with a hint of floral and a sweet pineapple aftertaste. I love these blooming teas as it gives you a spectacle to watch as your tea is brewing in the pot. Make sure you brew in a glass teapot or you won’t get to appreciate it! It has a light refreshing taste and I love the smell of pineapple. As always the price of these Teavana teas are very high. You can use the same tea ball a couple of times to get the most out of your money. I would definitely buy this again!

Rating: 5/5

20150430_183724Drink On!