Pu-erh Tea 101

Pu-erh Tea 101

6 min read

Learn all about pu-erh, a class of fermented teas that originate in the Yunnan province of China.
Beyond the Blend: Earl Grey

Beyond the Blend: Earl Grey

5 min read

We invite diehard Earl Grey fans to explore some variations on their favorite and go beyond the blend they already know and love.
Beyond the Blend: Darjeeling

Beyond the Blend: Darjeeling

5 min read

Discover the world of Darjeeling tea and learn why these small production teas are some of the most sought after in the world.

Tea Bushes 101

Tea Bushes 101

4 min read

Learn the difference between the three main varieties of the Camellia sinensis tea bushes, their origins and more.
The Truth About Matcha Tea

The Truth About Matcha Tea

6 min read

Discover matcha tea origins and learn about its caffeine levels and beneficial antioxidant properties.



Beyond the Blend: Hot Cinnamon Spice

Beyond the Blend: Hot Cinnamon Spice

4 min read

We know you love our Hot Cinnamon Spice blend, but have you ever tried our other varieties? Explore options beyond the blend you already know and love.

From Bud to Cup: Making Jasmine Tea

From Bud to Cup: Making Jasmine Tea

4 min read

The process of scenting jasmine tea is time-consuming and requires expertise. Learn how this special tea is made.
All About Chai

All About Chai

6 min read

Loved by India and now Westerners alike, chai goes back thousands of years. Discover chai facts and recipes to enhance your enjoyment of this beverage.
Herbals and Tisanes: Teas from Another Mother

Herbals and Tisanes: Teas from Another Mother

5 min read

Did you know that herbal teas really aren’t tea at all? Learn what herbal tea really is and the variety of teas from Harney & Sons.

What Is Kosher Tea?

What Is Kosher Tea?

3 min read

Harney offers nearly 150 kosher teas. Learn what it means to be kosher and what it takes to be certified.
Bubble Tea!

Bubble Tea!

5 min read

Bubble tea has gained in popularity in recent years. Learn about its origins, how to make it yourself at home, and what makes it special.
What Is CTC?

What Is CTC?

3 min read

CTC teas, which stands for crush, tear, curl or cut, tear, curl, are processed differently than orthodox teas. Learn the difference between CTC and other teas.

What is Yaupon Tea?

What is Yaupon Tea?

1 min read

Yaupon is the only wild-grown North American plant that is naturally caffeinated. Although Native Americans were the first to discover yaupon it was forgotten for many decades. This black tea was recently rediscovered and is now being sold around the world. Read on to learn more about this unique tea.

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How to Brew Iced Tea

1 min read

It is officially summer and we are hot. Like, super hot. As much as we love sipping on our warm teas throughout the day, we have come to terms with the fact that the temperatures outside do not allow us to drink them comfortably anymore. If you’re a hot tea drinker and can empathize with us, this blog post is for you. Follow these 5 easy steps to making the perfect pitcher of iced tea and you can turn every Harney tea blend, even your favorite hot teas, into a refreshing summer drink.

The Ultimate Tea Brewing Guide: How to Make 7 Different Types of Tea

The Ultimate Tea Brewing Guide: How to Make 7 Different Types of Tea

4 min read

Discover our distinctly different types of tea we offer, white, green, darjeeling, herbal, oolong, matcha, and black tea, and follow the brewing instructions to learn how to make the perfect pot of your favorite tea or a variety of tea that’s totally new to you.


    How to Brew Matcha Tea + 2 Fruit Matcha Flavors for Spring

    How to Brew Matcha Tea + 2 Fruit Matcha Flavors for Spring

    2 min read

    Matcha tea, originally used for the Japanese Tea Ceremony, has been around for thousands of years but has just recently gained popularity in the United States. Made only from premium Tencha tea leaves, matcha fans love this powdered green tea for its vegetal flavors and the unusual process for making it. Want to enjoy this antioxidant-packed, energizing beverage in the comfort of your own home? Read on to learn how to make a bowl of matcha tea.

    Your Tea Tastes Great Because of Science

    Your Tea Tastes Great Because of Science

    1 min read