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Introducing Our Iced Tea Collection

Tropical, fruity and uncommonly delicious, each will leave you refreshed and have you ready for summertime.

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Regional Spotlight: The Ali Shan Mountain Range

Hidden deep inside the county highway 169 is a tea company located in the town of Alishan Li Jia Aboriginal village where we now source our Ali Shan from. 

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Five Ways to Enjoy Matcha Iced

Here at Smith Teamaker, we’re taking advantage of the warmer weather by serving our favorite beverages over ice, starting with matcha.

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The Energetics of Tea

In Chinese tea culture, qi (pronounced as chi) is a phrase used amongst tea connoisseurs that refers to a tea’s energy or life force. It’s believed the energy stems from the innate character of the tea, depending on several factors: where it’s grown, how its grown, how its processed and the age of the tea plant itself.

Recipes

Recipes

Li’l Richard Iced Latte

To hail the beginning of the much anticipated peach season we created this decadent iced latte to mimic “peach cobbler à la mode” using our new Ginger Peach Iced Tea...

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Featured Steepings

Introducing Spring Jade Snail Reserve Series Green Tea

Since our humble beginnings in a former blacksmith’s shop in Northwest Portland, our goal here at Smith Teamaker has been to bring uncommon teas of the highest quality to our...

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Spring is in the air, and Bouquet is back on our shelves

No. 320 Bouquet is a limited edition herbal infusion, released each April since it was first formulated by Steven Smith himself in 2014. Blended to echo the warm breezes and...

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This is Tea Time

"The Pause," by Smith Teamaker Co-founder, Kim DeMent Smith

I have created a new ritual for myself to occupy the extra time I've gained in the mornings since “the pause.” I set up a tiny tea cart upstairs in...

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Moments of Calm with Smith's Teamakers

The ability to practice mindfulness during uncertain times is a skill which requires intentionality and repetition. Healthy habits like deep-breathing, yoga and meditation can help us take a step back...

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Recipes to Make from Home

Curiosity, creativity, and experimentation are cornerstones of our legacy here at Smith Teamaker. We miss sharing our creations with you in our tasting rooms, so we decided to take a...