Category Archives: Tea Reviews

Prince of Peace Korean Ginseng Tea Review
Farmed in Korea, Prince of Peace (POP henceforth) Korean Ginseng Tea is of the Asian Panax Ginseng variety. POP Korean Ginseng Tea comes in granular form and dissolves instantly in water. I was able to speak with the POP representatives at the Natural Products Expo and they stated that the Ginseng was harvested at the six-year mark. Although, I couldn’t find it written on the box (unless it is written in Chinese). The website did say that this product is packaged under KCG Brand for the Korean market and the KCG product page states that...
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Tea Vue Supreme Ti Kwan Yin Oolong Review
There are numerous suppliers and a vast disparity in quality of Ti Kwan Yin Oolongs on the market today. This makes trying to find a good one tricky. Unless you are seeing the teas in person and can smell and perhaps sample the tea, it is a little bit of a crapshoot. The phrase Caveat emptor or "Let the buyer beware" comes to mind. Enter Tea Vue. The easy thing about reviewing Tea Vue’s teas is that the company only carries the finest teas and their Supreme Ti Kwan Yin Oolong is no exception. This Ti...
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HSU’s Root to Health® American Ginseng Tea Review
Farmed in Wisconsin, Hsu’s American Ginseng tea is of the Panax quinquefolius variety of Ginseng, which has slightly different properties than those of Asian Panax Ginseng varieties. There are many resources that tout the medicinal benefits of American Ginseng and it has become highly prized in Asia. Hsu’s Ginseng comes dried and ground into a powder and placed into tea bags. The tea is very aromatic, which can be a sign of the herb’s strength. The instructions state to steep the tea bag for...
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