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Organic Tea Give Away from Paisley Tea Co.

My husband and I are huge tea drinkers and my tea cabinet looks just a tad bit overflowing because I just cannot resist trying out a new tea!  I am starting to have to stack my teas on top of mugs, in drawers, and on counters…I think I might be approaching the ‘addiction’ phase of tea drinking! While I certainly won’t say no to just about every type of tea, I do try and find organic tea whenever possible. Growing organic tea is much better for our environment than traditionally grown teas.  I recently had the chance to try some organic tea from Paisley Tea Co. and have been very impressed with the varieties that I was sent!  If you are not familiar with Paisley Tea Co. here is some information about then from their website:

paisley organic tea logo

British by way of India, the paisley pattern, like tea, became popular in the 17th century. Our Paisley blends are inspired by great English tea – rich, robust, dark in the cup and delicious with or without milk.

Paisley Tea is Certified Organic and Fair Trade.  They put 10% more tea in every tea bag and come in 4 different varieties including Green Ginger, Double Earl Grey, Decaf English Breakfast and Regular English Breakfast.  Paisley Teas  are produced by the Two Leaves Tea Company which also offers a number of tea gifts like tea pots and tea samplers.  The Paisley Teas come in a box of 24 English style tea bags and are also gluten free and vegan. Their teas are Non-GMO  Project verified as well.

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Here is a brief summary of each of the varieties of the Paisley organic tea:

Organic Double Earl Grey:  A bolder Earl Grey thanks to the addition of citrus bergamot oil.

Organic Ginger Green  A blend of green tea and ginger into one mug!

Organic Decaf English Breakfast – A decaffeinated English breakfast tea.

Organic English Breakfast  A blend of Indian and African teas for a classic English breakfast tea.

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Organic Tea from Paisley Tea Co.

 

My opinion:  I wasn’t sure what the term ‘English style tea bag’ meant and for others who are equally clueless it means that there is no string on your tea bag!  This doesn’t particularly bother me but if you have an attachment to the string, just note that you won’t find one on these tea bags.  Just use a spoon to retrieve your tea bag and you will never miss it! Since I find that most tea bag strings just end up in the mug anyhow the absence of a string if fine with me.

Flavor wise, I really enjoyed the varieties of organic tea that Paisley sent me to try.  The ginger in the green tea is very mild so it does not overpower the actual flavor of the green tea itself.  The Earl Grey tea is lightly sweet and fruity with a very distinctive flavor.  I did not notice any different between the Decaf English Breakfast tea and the Regular English Breakfast tea.  Both had a very rich flavor and aroma.  I don’t think you will miss the caffeine at all!

I love that the Paisley Tea Co. teas are sustainably raised and would certainly recommend them as an addition to our own tea selection!

WIN IT:  I have been given permission to give away 2 boxes of Paisley Tea to 2 of my readers.  This is a Rafflecopter giveaway so just follow the directions in the form to enter to win.  This giveaway ends at midnight EST on November 16th.

 

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Disclaimer:  In accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials.”: I received product samples  in exchange for my honest review. I received no monetary compensation. All opinions expressed here are mine and mine alone. Some of the links in this post may be “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will add value to my readers.

 

By entering this giveaway, you release this blog and it’s owner from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the giveaway or delivery, mis-delivery or acceptance of any prize.

 

About Diane

Diane has a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology with a Minor in Health Management and Policy. She spent many years working in cancer research, academics, and biotechnology. Concern over the growing incidence of human disease and the birth of her children led her to begin living a more natural life. She quickly realized that the information she was learning along the way could be beneficial to many others and started blogging as a way to share this knowledge with others. While passionate about health and the environment she can't quite give up her favorite Cheetos and Diet Coke!

Comments

  1. Earl Grey and English breakfast tea are my favorites that I would like to try!

  2. I would like to try the regular and decaf english breakfast tea, I like my tea with milk and honey so those would be perfect!!

  3. Ginger Green and English Breakfast tea.

  4. I would love the green tea and ginger.

  5. I would like to try the Earl Grey and English Breakfast tea.

  6. I love Earl Grey so I would definitely do the double and then I would try the breakfast tea. Thanks for hosting!

  7. Suzy Scott says:

    Ginger Green and Decaf English Breakfast please!

  8. Lisa Bromley says:

    Ginger & paisley

  9. I would love to try the Ginger Green Tea and the English Breakfast Tea.

  10. Earl Grey and English Breakfast. Thank you. Jerri Davis

  11. Ginger Green and Double Earl Grey.

  12. Carrie Zollman says:

    Organic Ginger Green and Organic English Breakfast

  13. Rhonda W G. says:

    Double Earl Grey and Ginger Green…

  14. English breakfast and the ginger green, cause my overflowing tea tin needs more good stuff.

  15. I’d like to try the Earl Grey and the English Breakfast Tea.

  16. Organic English Breakfast and Ginger Green

  17. double earl grey and english breakfast!

  18. Organic Double Earl Grey: & Organic Ginger Green

  19. domestic diva says:

    Double earl grey and english breakfast.

  20. English Breakfast and Ginger Green! Thanks – these sound wonderful!

  21. I would love the green tea and ginger.

  22. Becky Davis says:

    I would like to try the Earl Gray and the English Tea

  23. I would like to try the Ginger Green and Decaf English Breakfast. So happy they are organic :)

  24. Green tea and English breakfast

  25. English Breakfast & Earl Grey. Thanks

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