Tea at Sweet Gypsy in Hendersonville NC

Tea at Sweet Gypsy Coffee

Not everyone is a coffee drinker, right? Those who love tea will feel just as cared for at Sweet Gypsy Coffee. Tea drinkers can choose a hot or cold house-made chai latte, a variety of organic fair trade Zhena Gypsy teas, or fresh-brewed iced tea.

Sweet Gypsy Coffee makes chai in house from fresh ingredients and organic spices, creating a heavenly beverage that is both aromatic and flavorful. The ingredients include black tea, fresh ginger and orange peel, cinnamon sticks, star anise, cardamom pods, whole cloves, fresh-grated nutmeg, freshly ground black pepper, local honey, and real vanilla.

At Sweet Gypsy Coffee, customers can enjoy a cup of Zhena Gypsy tea or purchase an entire tin to take home. Varieties include:

Bed and Breakfast Black Tea

Artisan crafted blend of top of class Fair Trade certified, organic black teas will cheerfully awaken and delight you with its rich, smooth, flavor and sumptuous floral aroma. Grown by small, socially-just gardens, this highest grade exotic blend of Indian, Ceylon and China whole leaf teas brew a full-bodied, stimulating cup. Its distinct, deep flavor is enhanced with a splash of milk.

Raspberry Earl Black Tea

The floral aroma of juicy raspberries is perhaps the perfect complement to the sweet citrus and full-bodied flavor of Earl Grey. This more exceptional version of the classic tea is artisan, hand-crafted in small batches and infused with only top-grade essential oils of real fruit to brew a sweet, succulent cup.

Ultimate Green Tea

This super antioxidant powered blend delights your palate with refreshing, fruity flavor, while your body is nourished by the rich levels of naturally occurring catechins found in green and white tea. Enhanced with green tea extract and powdered Matcha for ultimate renewal, rejuvenation and a fresh take on what is ultimately a delicious balance of health and happiness.

Egyptian Mint Green Tea

A tasty infusion that blends the ancient principles of Ayurveda and Aromatherapy to promote relaxation, focus and smooth digestive energy. With its heady aroma, peppermint blends blissfully with the Assam green tea for a soft steep that is flavorful, distinctive and calming.

Ambrosia Plum White Tea

The sub-tropical valleys of the Assam region of Northeast India is the inspiration for this exotic and alluring blend of rare white Assam and Indian green tea, punctuated with the taste of ripe, luscious plums and delectable strawberry leaves. Hand-picked rose petals round out the sweet fullness of this bright, delicious cup.

Acai Berry Herbal Tea

Prized for its healthful benefits, lush Brazilian Acai berry is blended with antioxidant rich South African Rooibos and enriched with the bright lively notes of lemon grass, mandarin orange and juicy peach. Hibiscus flowers from Egypt produce a naturally sweet and satisfying cup abundant in health promoting properties.

Italian Chamomile Herbal Tea

A harmonious blend of select golden colored chamomile blossoms, rose petals and hibiscus flowers is balanced with serene, soothing notes of fennel, lemon myrtle and orange peel with a floral bouquet that scents the steam. chamomile is noted for its naturally calming energy and its ability to relax both body and mind. One of the most popular signature caffeine-free blends.

Renew Me Tea

Renew Me tea has been carefully formulated to support your body’s natural detoxing process. Enjoy a great tasting cup of Zhena’s gourmet Cranberry Ginger detox herbal tea to help cleanse and refresh you. Renew Me is formulated with dandelion and burdock root which are age old herbs used to support healthy kidney and liver functions.

Zhena Gypsy teas were chosen for two reasons: Zhena’s social responsibility as a company and their knowledge of tea.

The company takes take pride in selling only teas that are 100% organic and 100% Fair Trade certified: “We continuously strive to develop the greatest organic, fair trade and sustainable product for our consumers and our planet. Because our teas are not mass-grown, but are nurtured, cultivated and hand processed by tea artisans, it is possible for us to offer the finest grades of unique and special harvests that protect the body and pamper the senses.” https://www.zhenas.com/social-responsibility/

Their knowledge of tea parallels Sweet Gypsy Coffee’s vast knowledge of coffee:

“Like fine wine, true tea is an agricultural art, the quality, flavor and taste of tea is influenced by its surroundings. Soil, climate, sunshine, temperature, rainfall and altitude all contribute to making up the unique characteristics of each plant and leaf.” https://www.zhenas.com/tea-knowledge/