It’s been a long and cold winter, but now it’s time to celebrate the arrival of Spring! Although it’s still somewhat rainy in Vancouver, that does not mean we can’t savour the sights and flavours that this season has to offer. These Springtime-inspired teas from DAVIDsTEA and The Urban Tea Merchant are sure to lift your spirits during the April showers. Enjoy the cherry blossoms that now saturate the beautiful streets of Vancouver as you sip one of these delicious teas from your reusable tumbler. We are so lucky to be living in this beautiful city, so lets awaken our senses with these exquisite teas.
One sip of this tea and you’ll feel like you’re walking through a botanical garden. As you steep this fine black tea, the flavours of strawberries, blue cornflowers, calendula petals, bergamot oil, infuse to create a drink worthy of its name.
Savour the flavours of France during springtime with this sophisticated rooibos blend. It’s a relaxing infusion of rooibos, rosehip, black currants, rose leaves, lavender, raisins, red currants, rose petals and dried blueberries.
Perk up those unexpected Springtime showers as you infuse this magnificent tea that tastes just as beautiful as it looks. Create some magic as the sunflower petals, jasmine blossoms, and rose petals unfurl in this gorgeous green tea.
This luxurious green tea is reminiscent of walking through an English garden on a misty Spring morning. It’s a romantically enticing tea scented with rosehips and rose petals. One sip, and you’ll be reminded that Spring is the time of love and new beginnings.
As delicate as the first buds of the season, this fragrant white tea is the epitome of Spring. The fine Silver Needle white tea combined with cherry blossoms is the perfect way to enjoy a breezy springtime evening.
Sing it! Sakura! Sakura! as you enjoy this precious tea combining cherry blossom petals and fine green tea. Although the Vancouver Cherry blossom festival may be over, continue to celebrate with this blossoming blend. Sakura! Sakura! is an ode to Springtime.
Written by Tiffany Kaczmarczyk, contributor to Vancity Buzz. Connect with Tiffany on Twitter at @tiffykitty13
Featured image: Avni S. Nijhawan – Saravni Photography