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8 Unusual tea blends you need to try

If you’re a tea drinker, you know that there’s nothing quite like a comforting cup of tea. But if you’re looking for something a bit different, why not try one of these unique and unusual tea blends?

If you’re tired of the same old chamomile and Earl Grey in your cup, then it’s time to step outside the box and explore some unusual types of tea. We’ve rounded up some unique teas that are sure to become instant favorites. From bark infusions to flavored black teas, get ready for a flavor explosion in your morning mug!

Pu-erh Tea

This type of Chinese tea is made from fermented and aged leaves, giving it an earthy flavor with woody notes. It’s also known for its medicinal properties and has been used for centuries as a digestive aid.


This bright green tea powder is made from crushing green tea leaves into a fine powder that can be stirred into hot water or added to smoothies and lattes. It has an intense flavor that can be described as sweet but grassy at the same time.


Also known as Red Bush tea, this South African infusion comes from the rooibos plant (Aspalathus linearis). It has a light earthy taste with subtle fruity notes and no caffeine or tannins like traditional teas, so it can be enjoyed without any bitterness or aftertaste.

Fruit Infusions

If you love fruity flavors, then try a fruit infusion! These teas are made by combining real fruit pieces with herbs and spices like cinnamon or ginger for a unique flavor experience. Our Ferry Berry tea is a spiced fruit tea with cinnamon and a hint of chilli – perfect after a swim or if you’re feeling a bit, well… chilly. It’s an unusual tea blend, but it’s just delicious.

Lemon Verbena Tea

This light and refreshing blend combines lemongrass with naturally sweet lemon verbena leaves. The result is an aromatic flavor that’s perfect for sipping on a summer day. With notes of citrus and floral herbs, this tea is sure to become one of your favorites! Machair is our take on a summer tea, inspired by the Scottish machairs covered in flowers, it has a green rooibos base and lemon verbena. Delicious!

Bark Infusions

As strange as it may sound, there is such a thing as bark tea! The most common type is Birch Leaf Tea, which has a mild taste with hints of vanilla and caramel undertones. It’s perfect for those who want something different but still enjoy the taste of traditional black teas.

Flavored Black Teas

If you love black tea but want something sweeter than plain old English Breakfast, why not try one of the many flavored varieties? From chai spice to raspberry crème brulee, there are endless combinations just waiting to be discovered!

Mint Chocolate Chip Tea

For those who love ice cream but don’t want the dairy, Mint Chocolate Chip Tea is here for you. Yup, apparently it exists! A combination of peppermint leaves, sweet chocolate chips, and creamy pieces of coconut, this blend brings all the favorite flavors of mint chocolate chip ice cream into your cup. Perfect for an after-dinner treat or a dessert-like pick-me-up!

Unusual Tiree Teas!

There you have it—8 unusual types of tea that are sure to tantalize your taste buds! Whether you’re looking for something exotic or simply want to switch things up from your usual cuppa, these unique options will definitely make your morning mug more exciting than ever before! Why not give our unusual tea blends a try?


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