This product has been retired until October 2019. In the meantime, try our Cascara Chai.
Holiday Chai - For the holidays we have tweaked our Cascara Chai recipe. We've added nutmeg and adjusted the ratios of the other spices to create a good 'ole fashioned cup of holiday cheer. At least, that's what it tastes like to us. This tea is, in our humble opinion, best served hot on a cold winters night. Preferably while surrounded by friends and family.
Palate: cinnamon, clove, nutmeg
Finish: citrus, cardamom, honey
Cascara is Spanish for 'husk' or 'peel' and is used to describe dehydrated coffee fruit. It is higher in antioxidants than cranberries and is delicious to boot! This remarkable fruit has been consumed as a tea for thousands of years. In fact, it was enjoyed long before people learned to roast the beans inside in order to make coffee as we know it today.
With its history and health benefits, not to mention the fact that each serving can be steeped twice, we couldn't resist making a line of teas with it. Each tea has every ingredient carefully weighed, ground and mixed by hand to ensure the best possible flavor. We then carefully package each tea in a sealed bag which is then placed in a tube along with a half dozen empty tea bags (just in case you don't have a tea infuser handy).