Harney Happy Hour: Pomegranate Oolong Mule

Harney Happy Hour: Pomegranate Oolong Mule

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Made with fresh pomegranate juice, vodka, and our Pomegranate Oolong Fresh Brewed Iced Tea, this cocktail is truly one in a mule-ion. We love sippin’ on this refreshing libation while listening to our Oolong Summer Nights playlist, preferably on a porch swing.
Posh as it gets

Posh as it gets

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John Harney’s years of hard work got our teas into the Dorchester. Who would think that one of the best hotels in London would use our teas? John Harney!
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Harney Happy Hour: Blueberry Green Tea Mojito

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Is there anything more refreshing than a mojito in the summer? We’ve put a twist on the classic recipe and added some of our deliciousBlueberry Green Fresh Brewed Iced Tea for a truly unique summer cocktail.


Tea with Jane

Tea with Jane

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We have worked with Jane Pettigrew for over 30 years and enjoyed every minute. She spoke at our early Tea Summits. We are so happy that she has developed the U.K. Tea Academy into the best tea school in the world. So we have to include a stimulating day with her into our trip. Another virtuoso performance was done by THE Jane Pettigrew.
Tour of Our Millerton, New York Factory

Tour of Our Millerton, New York Factory

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We’re taking you inside our 90,000 square foot factory located in Millerton, New York to give you a unique view of our process through the eyes of an artist. Follow along as we take you from tasting table to tea time.

Greetings from London

Greetings from London

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The second Harney & Sons London Tea has started. 

It is a bit warm but we are a lot of fun. This was the opening reception at The Chesterfield Hotel. Tomorrow we are with Jane Pettigrew of The UK Tea Academy.


Zang Toi of House of Toi Boutique

Zang Toi of House of Toi Boutique

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For over 20 years, New York fashion genius, Zang Toi, has made a serious dent in the fashion industry with his “little jewel box” boutique and jaw-dropping designs. Today, Zang is a highly reputable icon in the fashion industry for his remarkable talents and passion for timeless beauty. We’re excited to highlight Zang as a Harney & Sons teafluencer to celebrate the launch of the delicious House of Toi blend that he helped create.
Harney Happy Hour: Blood Orange Rum Punch

Harney Happy Hour: Blood Orange Rum Punch

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Made with fresh blood orange juice, rum, and our Blood Orange Fresh Brewed Iced Tea this drink will make even the worst dancers want to dance to some classic reggae tunes. 

Iced Raspberry Tea Collins Cocktail Recipe

Harney Happy Hour: Iced Raspberry Tea Collins Recipe

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The Weekend Mixologist has done it again. We partnered with him to create a second cocktail for Harney Happy Hour (because the first one was amazing) and he hit it out of the park. This Iced Raspberry Tea Collins recipe is the perfect warm-weather cocktail. Our Raspberry Herbal Iced Tea pairs brilliantly with the tart lemon flavor to create a refreshing beverage that is begging to be drunk poolside.

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Teafluencers: Joel Banta

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This producer, director, and photographer is considered a filmmaking genius, and could even be a top contender as “Dad of the Year.” Joel Banta, a Dove Award-winning director is currently working at Bilby Films and creates music videos and commercials, while continuing to rock the world of social media as an influential storyteller and dad.

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White Peach Coconut Matcha Ice Cream Recipe

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This White Peach Matcha Coconut Ice Cream recipe is creamy, smooth, and made with coconut milk and cream. Dairy-free friends, rejoice! This recipe is extremely simple and makes the perfect cool snack or dessert for a hot summer day. Whip this up and let us know what you think! We have a feeling you’re really going to like it.
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Harney Happy Hour: Peach St. Clair Cocktail Recipe

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We partnered with mixologist and photographer Barlow Gilmore, otherwise known asThe Weekend Mixologist, to create our firstHarney Happy Hour iced tea cocktail usingPeach Fresh Brewed Iced Tea and one of our favorite summer fruits, peaches. We don’t want to brag, but this is one seriously tasty drink.


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How to Brew Iced Tea

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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.

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Dad

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And just like that, it’s June. You’ve spent so much of your time outdoors enjoying the feeling of sunshine on your shoulders after another long, hard winter, you neglected to think about what to get dear, old dad for Father’s Day. Don’t worry, we did the brainstorming for you and rounded up a selection of gifts for dad we think he’ll love. Whether he’s a tea enthusiast or simply hard to buy for, you can’t go wrong with these Father’s Day gift ideas.

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Nicole Feliciano of Momtrends

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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

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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.

    Graduation Gifts: Tea Brewing Kit

    Graduation Gifts: Tea Brewing Kit

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    Whether they are just starting college or joining the real world, every new grad should enter the next stage of their life armed with a tea brewing kit that will help them make their new house feel like home. Give the tea brewing essentials below to your new grad and remind them that a good cup of tea can help solve anything that life will throw their way.
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    Japan 2018. Last one

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    People wonder how great matcha is made. After hand plucking of great teas in Uji, the tea is made into Tencha by steaming and drying the tea. Later it is ground in between to rotating stones. 


    Japan 2018. Unjonotomo Matcha

    Japan 2018. Unjonotomo Matcha

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    The last day in Uji was warm and sunny as we walked along the banks of the Uji River.  We were about a mile south of the Historic city. There were many black plastic covered tea plants. Underneath was the prized Asahi tea plants.
    Japan 2018.  Matsuda

    Japan 2018. Matsuda

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    Matsuda. 

    The man and the myth. 

    Decades of toiling in his tea fields near his house making the most distinctive Sencha have done him no harm 

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    Japan. 2018 Uji

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    Sometimes I am lucky. 16 years ago, I was very lucky to stumble across Tsuyoshi Sugimoto. He runs one of the best tea companies in the best tea town in Japan. We stopped by his factory and tasted the semi processed tea : Aracha from this year.