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  • Is sun tea worth it?

    As summer rolls around, sun tea will inevitably come up. Well, at least in tea circles. Then again, I’m always surprised how little it comes up. So...
  • Sample Tea-Tasting Notes

    Creme Brulee flavored Pu erhDefinitely smells of pu erh. It's a very light pu erh flavor, which could be a good introduction to pu erh since it doe...
  • Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes

    We've added some new features to the store! First, and arguably most important, a point system. Get 1 point for every $1 spent! $10 discount with 1...
  • We're rebranding!

    The main reason we wanted to rebrand was to show our recommittment to Potter's Tea House. We got a little side-tracked this summer catching up on p...
  • How to: Iced Tea

    You'll probably want to read our blog post here on how to make hot tea since we reference it. You can fudge the steeping times with iced tea a litt...
  • How to: Hot Tea

    At it's core, making tea is quite easy; just throw some tea leaves in water. But, for the best cup of tea, there are definitely some nuances of whi...
  • Types of Tea

    All tea comes from the Camellia Sinensis plant, native to southwestern China. There are two main variations,  Camellia Sinensis sinensis and Camell...
  • Our story

    We're the Potters. And our story begins in the spring of 2008. Our tea story anyway. We had decided our first international trip would be to Great ...