Featured Steepings

Regional Spotlight: Darjeeling

Darjeelings are grown in the Himalayan foothills of northern India in the state of West Bengal, where high altitudes, steep hillsides and dramatic shifts in the weather compel the tea bushes to thrust deep into the soil for nutrients to survive. This struggle produces some of the finest teas in the world.

This is Tea Time

Top Five Spring Tea Picks

We're ushering in the spring season with a few tea selections from our tea department. Stock your cabinets for the warmer months ahead.

Featured Steepings

Regional Spotlight: Sri Lanka

The 2019 harvest season for Sri Lanka's Ceylon Dimbula is underway.

Recipes

Cucumber Mint Iced Tea

This Cucumber Mint Iced Tea is refreshing and soothing, something to reach for when the days are long and spring has sprung.

Recipes

Recipes

How to Cold Steep Tea

There are many ways to steep tea and here at Smith Teamaker, we tried them all. Or at the very least, the top twenty. Once spring and summer hit, infusing...

Recipes

Mint Tea Julep

Jessica Braasch, a bartender at the newly opened Scotch Lodge in Portland, Oregon, passed along her recipe for a Mint Tea Julep just in time for Kentucky Derby Day on...