Yaupon Black


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The Yaupon revival is an inspiring American comeback. Southern ranchers declared this native holly invasive and cleared acres of scrub. They forgot (or perhaps some never knew) the drought-tolerant bushes yield a robust naturally caffeinated tea.

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Mike's Tea Ratings

Briskness: 1
Body: 2
Aroma: 3
Details: Unique Native American tea with sweet maple notes. Harney & Sons sources sustainably harvested, toasty Yaupon Black leaf tea in Texas, from ranches that promote social justice. Steep as you would other handcrafted black teas, and enjoy the uniquely American buzz.
Dry Leaves: Brown flakes.
Liquor: Amber.
Aroma: Smoky and sweet.
Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
Body: Medium.
Flavors: Lightly sweet notes of fresh maple syrup.
Brewing Time: 5 minutes
Brewing Temp: 208°Fº