DIY Fall Tea Tin Lanterns

DIY Fall Tea Tin Lanterns

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Here’s a perfect, inexpensive and easy fall decorating idea: making lanterns out of empty Harney tea tins. Our step-by-step instructions are easy to follow and make the perfect fall decoration.

Nylon Sachets - Update

Nylon Sachets - Update

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About a week has past since the report came out about petroleum particles. Here is what we have done:
Does Tea Go Stale?

Does Tea Go Stale?

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Uncertain about the best ways to store tea? Discover the do’s and don’ts of proper tea storage to keep your Harney tea as fresh as the day it was packaged.


New Mcgill Study on Plastic Teabags

New Mcgill Study on Plastic Teabags

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We are aware of the new McGill study and working with the Canadian Tea Association to investigate the claim. Read on for our statement. 
Japanese Tea Ceremony

Japanese Tea Ceremony

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One of the most famous ceremonies in the world, the Japanese tea ceremony is a complex ritual rich with meaning and tradition. Learn about its history and what makes a Japanese tea ceremony special.

Tea'd Up for Success - Impromptu Interview

Tea'd Up for Success - Impromptu Interview

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I was enjoying Labor Day weekend and trying to get my garden under control. Then I took a quick break to say hello to my wife Brigitte at the Tea Shop in Millerton, NY. She told me there were some interesting people that wanted to interview me. Richard Fertig of Short Term Rental University started asking me fun questions, and here are the results.

Teafluencer: Marianne Tolosa

Teafluencer: Marianne Tolosa

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Marianne Tolosa is a potter from northern Virginia and owner of White Peach Pottery. She finds inspiration for her art all around her and feels that tea connects people in a unique way. Read about Marianne, our September Teafluencer.

Best Teas to Drink in the Fall

Best Teas to Drink in the Fall

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Tea and fall--we think they’re a match made in heaven. Whether you’re a pumpkin spice fan, apples are your thing, or you can’t get enough cinnamon, we’ve got a perfect tea to help you celebrate fall.
Loose Leaf, Sachet or Tea Bag?

Loose Leaf, Sachet or Tea Bag?

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Learn the difference between brewing loose leaf tea, tea in sachets and tea bags and how they impact your tea-drinking experience.

What Is Fair Trade?

What Is Fair Trade?

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Harney & Sons Tea is proud to support Fair Trade Certified farmers and products, and here’s why. Learn more about what Fair Trade Certified means.

Teafluencer: Jennifer Donnelly

Teafluencer: Jennifer Donnelly

11 min read

Best-selling author ofThe Tea Rose andStepsister and serious tea lover Jennifer Donnelly is our latest Teafluencer. Read more about the inspiration behind her books and her deeply steeped devotion to tea.
All About the South African Tea Region

All About the South African Tea Region

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Learn about the South African tea regions and the country’s exclusive teas, rooibos and honeybush. There’s more to South Africa than exotic wildlife.


It's Back! Harney Happy Hour

It's Back! Harney Happy Hour

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Nothing says summertime like iced tea, so we’ve taken it up a notch with iced tea cocktails. Harney Happy Hour is back just in time to see you through the end of summer.

All About the Tanzania and Rwanda Tea Regions

All About the Tanzania and Rwanda Tea Regions

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Tanzania and Rwanda are global suppliers of world-class tea, with Tanzania producing the fourth-highest amount of tea from Africa and Rwanda, one of Africa’s smallest countries, being a major exporter as well.

What's Your Personali-tea?

What's Your Personali-tea?

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What do spirit animals, date nights and desserts all have in common? They can predict your true personali-tea! Answer these 5 simple questions to discover the tea type that best suits you!


Teafluencers: Daniel & Connie Kazmaier

Teafluencers: Daniel & Connie Kazmaier

7 min read

Dan & Connie Kazmaier are photographers and entrepreneurs who created a board game called Chai based on their love of tea. Read our story to be inspired by their passion to pursue their dreams.
Downloadable Poster

Downloadable Poster

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Harney & Sons sources and blends only the finest teas from around the world. Download this poster and hang it proudly in your home, office or wherever you sip!
Reasons to Quit Your Coffee/Soda Habit for Tea

Reasons to Quit Your Coffee/Soda Habit for Tea

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When it comes to choosing coffee, soda or tea, there are well-documented reasons why drinking tea is better for your health (and your soul!).


5 Great Teas to Drink in Summer

5 Great Teas to Drink in Summer

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When summer temps start to soar, there’s nothing like a refreshing glass of iced tea to cool you down. Discover some of our favorites, from mint verbena to blue lavender. 

All About the Kenya Tea Region

All About the Kenya Tea Region

3 min read

Kenya is the fourth largest producer of tea after China, Sri Lanka and India. Known for their specialty Orthodox black teas, Kenyan tea is more commonly developed as a blend in teas around the world.

Teafluencers: Yuko Shimizu

Teafluencers: Yuko Shimizu

7 min read

Yuko Shimizu is an illustrator and art instructor whose work has graced everything fromThe New York Times to Apple products to DC Comics and so much more. Read our story to discover where this tea lover finds her inspiration.