What makes Smith the most uncommon name in tea?

Meet Steven Smith, teamaker

Steven Smith wasn't born with a silver spoon in his mouth. But he used one every day to change the way Americans drink tea forever.

Before too long, he had another a-ha moment

Our most uncommon approach

Like a modern French restaurant, our raison d'être is to reinterpret classics with new life.

This unique combination is what makes Smith uncommon.

It's only natural that a company begun by a true original would prize origin, mastery and imagination more than anything else. So, as you make your own personal batches — one perfect cup at time — we invite you to raise a cup to our founder. And merrily carry on.