Van Gogh, Smiling

Fruit Tisane – Herbal Tea (Caffeine-Free)
Signature Tastes




caramelized citrus



Van Gogh, Smiling

A stimulating, caramely fragrant tisane, notable particularly for its amazing citrus taste which heightens the senses, brightens the mind, and makes one see…the starry night. Van Gogh would be proud of the artful creation of this tea. Enjoy it with a hint of white sugar, or savor as is. Please note that this tea does not take any milk.


Steeping Directions

Learn how to make “Van Gogh, Smiling” to enjoy at home!

Basic

water at a simmer or a rolling boil (~180-212° F)

1 tsp tea leaves per 6 oz. water (standard teacup)

~ 2 1 4 minutes: Drain tea strainer, serve, and enjoy!

white sugar will complement, but this tea does not take milk.

Tea Tip: When preparing for children, steep with water at a simmer so it is not too hot for young mouths.

Iced

water at a rolling boil (~212° F)

4 Tbsp tea leaves (2 qt. pitcher)

~ 2 1 4 minutes: Drain tea strainer

white sugar to sweeten, stirred in while hot

Chill and/or add ice cubes, serve, and enjoy!

Tea Tip: To avoid diluting your iced tea, make the ice cubes out of the tea you are preparing!

Connoisseur

water at a rolling boil (~212° F)

2 Tbsp tea leaves (32 oz. water / medium-sized teapot)
2 23 Tbsp tea leaves (48 oz. water / large-sized teapot)

~ 1 minute: pause timer, drain tea strainer, return, continue steeping

~ 1 3 4 minutes: start tasting every 15 seconds, steeping to your preference

~ 2 1 4 minutes: recommended steep time for “Van Gogh, Smiling.” Drain tea strainer, serve, and enjoy!

white sugar will complement, but this tea does not take milk.


Tea Tip: Taste by pouring only a quarter inch of tea into the cup.

At Teatime

Request this tea to be served as one of the three teas at your teatime reservation!
(505) 242-3752
 

At Home

Purchase this loose leaf tea in our market!

2 oz. / $6 95
4 oz. / $10 90

 

More Favorites!

Do you enjoy this tea? You might also enjoy…

“Cranberry Blush”
delicately sweet cranberry roses

“Sunrise”
citrus and spice

“Sleigh Bells” (Seasonal)
jolly fruits and almonds