Tea Strainers 101
Lifestyle

Tea Strainers 101

Tea strainers and infusers make brewing loose-leaf teas easy no matter where you are. Discover their history and usefulness.
Tea & COVID-19
News

Tea & COVID-19

My father started Harney & Sons with the goal of being a trusted tea merchant. And we have continued with that tradition. 
Teafluencer: Carolyn Anne Dowdell
Teafluencers

Teafluencer: Carolyn Anne Dowdell

Our March Teafluencer is Carolyn Dowdell, a tea-loving dress historian and costumer who transports you back in time.
Lattes: They’re Not Just for Coffee Anymore
Recipes

Lattes: They’re Not Just for Coffee Anymore

Tea lattes are another way to enjoy our delicious Harney teas. Discover how to make yours at home with a variety of teas.
Girl Power!
Tea History

Girl Power!

March 8, 2020 is International Women’s Day. Meet some women who were tea pioneers or just pioneers who loved tea!
Women's History Month: Honoring Leaders at Harney & Beyond
Holidays

Women's History Month: Honoring Leaders at Harney & Beyond

March has an incredible theme: Women’s History. Let’s review a few leaders whose contributions and resilience paved the way in granting women the right to vote. In addition, we’ll honor some of our...
Des-tea-nations: Australia & New Zealand
Travel

Des-tea-nations: Australia & New Zealand

It's so exciting to see our partners across the globe, who have come to be great friends. Hear more about my time in Australia and New Zealand!
Teafluencer: Caroline Elenowitz-Hess
Teafluencers

Teafluencer: Caroline Elenowitz-Hess

Our February Teafluencer is Caroline Elenowitz-Hess, a tea-loving miniature artist who creates tiny, stunning, magical worlds.
Tea & British Art Come Together to Celebrate The Met
Tea Traditions

Tea & British Art Come Together to Celebrate The Met

We've partnered with The Metropolitan Museum of Art to create a few blends that are as delightful as works of art!
Show Us Your Teapots!
Lifestyle

Show Us Your Teapots!

Teapots date back to the 13th century, but they’re just as popular today as ever. Discover the history of teapots and share your favorite.
Des-tea-nation: Korea
Travel

Des-tea-nation: Korea

I started the first few weeks of 2020 visiting our friends and partners in Korea, where we have a few Harney and Sons shops. It's a joy to travel and see familiar places and friends, as well as par...
Valentine’s Day Is for Tea Lovers!
Holidays

Valentine’s Day Is for Tea Lovers!

Find the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your sweet-tea at Harney. Shop our collection of fine teas, wares, treats and apparel.
From Tea to Shining Tea: Tea in the U.S.
Tea Regions

From Tea to Shining Tea: Tea in the U.S.

The history of tea in the United States is a story unique, going back to the 1600s and the Revolutionary War to today’s American tea-drinking habits.
Music and Lyrics...and Tea!
Lifestyle

Music and Lyrics...and Tea!

We studied which Harney Teas match different genres of music. The answers are tealightful!
Teafluencer: Josephine Ung
Teafluencers

Teafluencer: Josephine Ung

 Our January Teafluencer is Josephine Ung, a digital lettering artist and illustrator with an interesting background (and love of tea!).
Hooray for ‘Hot Tea’ Month
Holidays

Hooray for ‘Hot Tea’ Month

Tea is a blissful ritual no matter what time of the day. To start 2020 in a delightful way, celebrate Hot Tea month!
Top 10 Best Sellers of 2019
Tea Discovery

Top 10 Best Sellers of 2019

We count down the top 10 Harney best-selling teas from 2019 including some old favorites and delicious newcomers.
Teafluencer: Melanie Traylor
Teafluencers

Teafluencer: Melanie Traylor

Our December Teafluencer is Melanie Traylor, a quilt maker and entrepreneur. Read about Melanie and her passion for quilts and tea. 
Fine Literature, Film & Tea Meet in Little Women Orchard House Blend
Tea Discovery

Fine Literature, Film & Tea Meet in Little Women Orchard House Blend

Movie go-ers and bookworms, rejoice! The end of 2019 calls for a great celebration along with the holiday festivities. Little Women, Louisa May Alcott’s beloved novel from 1868, is being illustrate...
Chinese Tea Traditions
Tea Traditions

Chinese Tea Traditions

Read about Chinese tea traditions where tea has been an integral part of the culture for centuries, and learn how to host a Chinese tea ceremony.
24 Hours of Tea
Tea Discovery

24 Hours of Tea

There’s never a wrong time for a cup of tea! From caffeinated teas to decaf teas, learn how different types of tea can power you from morning to, well, morning!
Teafluencer: Hayley Solano
Teafluencers

Teafluencer: Hayley Solano

Our November Teafluencer is Hayley Solano, a social media strategist, content creator and singer-songwriter. Read about Hayley’s magical world. 
Milk in Tea
Tea Tips

Milk in Tea

Whether you take milk in your tea or not, discover the history of milky tea and learn about the long-standing debate of whether milk goes in the cup first or tea does. Read about milk teas around t...
Tea Like the Brits
Tea Traditions

Tea Like the Brits

Drink tea like the British monarchy with these tips on a beloved British tradition, the afternoon tea ceremony. Learn the history of this national institution and discover how you can create your v...
Teafluencer: Chantal Larocque
Teafluencers

Teafluencer: Chantal Larocque

Our October Teafluencer is Chantal Larocque, a paper flower artist, author and owner of Paper and Peony. Chantal’s work runs from mini paper flowers to jaw-dropping wall-sized blossoms. Read about ...
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Holidays

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM), an annual international campaign organized by major breast cancer charities to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds for research int...
DIY Fall Tea Tin Lanterns
Tea DIY

DIY Fall Tea Tin Lanterns

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.
Does Tea Go Stale?
Tea Tips

Does Tea Go Stale?

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
News

New Mcgill Study on Plastic Teabags

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
Tea Traditions

Japanese Tea Ceremony

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.