Tea Leaf by Sereni-tea
News, Events, Recipes and Information
Produced and compiled by Daniela Bose, Owner
Sereni-tea, 108 B Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta, CA 96067
Oolong Tea New Teas
One of the most noted oolong
tea producing regions in the world is We have added a new fragranced
Taiwan, also known as Formosa. Taiwan tea to our selection: a Sweet
has been producing highly prized and Osmanthus green tea from China
rare oolong teas for centuries and has that has a mild fruity flavor and is
mastered the craft. The meticulous nature a wonderful addition to a Sunday
of producing a fine oolong is considered,
by many, to be an art form and is often
Another blend that is now
passed from one generation to the next.
The "tea master's" expertise, watchful eye available is the Choco - Mint
and personal style are all recognized in Rooibos. It was created for a
the cup (try our Taiwan “Jade Oolong”). fundraiser event and was so
enthusiastically enjoyed we
China also produces wonderful oolong decided to add it to our store as a
teas and is credited for teaching the permanent product.
original production style to the Look for our Lemurian Lavender
Taiwanese tea masters. Grown primarily Tea Sampler, a 25gr sample of our
on the mainland, Chinese oolongs differ black and green Lavender teas
greatly in oxidation and firing. This firing,
each pre-packaged with a nice
a necessary part of oolong and black tea
label, a great gift.
production influences the tea's taste,
character and coloring (try our China
Mother’s Day Lavender Tea
Sri Lanka (better known as Ceylon among Come to Sereni-tea, enjoy a
tea people) and India are not as well sampling of our Lavender tea
known for producing oolong tea. For blends and Lavender lemonade
years, the oolong teas produced in these paired with sweet and savory
regions were considered standard grade lavender specialties.
at best, and could not compete with the Meet Gail and David of the Mt.
time honored teas created by their Asian Shasta lavender farms as they are
counterparts. However, in recent years getting ready for the summer
the oolong teas from these areas have harvest season on the farm.
While they are still very different than
MAY 12th from 10am to 5pm
Taiwanese and Chinese oolongs, these
unique oolong teas are recognized for
their own special qualities and nuances A wonderful time to shop for
(try our Darjeeling “Oolong Singbulli). upcoming events and gifts for all
your tea loving friends and family!
Try our flavored Oolong teas as well:
Citron, Plum and Shalimar (passion fruit)!
Tea Recipe Tea Lover’s Reward Cards
We are introducing to our growing,
This recipe is adapted from Cordon Bleu-trained loyal customer base three new
chef Nat Litt, owner of The House of Tea in
Starting April 2007, when you shop
Wild rice with tea (side dish) at Sereni-tea you will be offered a
$10 or $20 rewards card that will be
1 chopped tomato
validated each time you shop for at
1/2 chopped small bell pepper least these amounts. When you fill
1/2 chopped onion the card within a year (9 purchases)
1 tbs. butter you will get a $10 or $20 credit
- Heat butter pan sweat towards tea and merchandise on your
tomato, pepper and onion next shopping trip.
Take advantage of this great offer
in butter until tender and save!
2 tsp. dark oolong tea, crumbled
1 tsp. thyme We are also offering a “frequent cup
1 bay leaf of tea” card that will give you the 7th
1 cup wild rice cup for free. No matter if you drink
it in house or take it to go, your card
2 cups chicken stock
will be validated (3 punches for a pot
- add all ingredients and of tea). Make it a habit!
cover pan, reducing heat
to simmer and cook for
about 45 minutes or until rice is Our teas at local establishments
done and all liquid is absorbed. We are working on a co-branded
unique tea blend to be offered at
Remove bay leaf, fluff and serve Sacred Mountain Retreat Spa (918-
it as a side dish. Use cold 9229) to be served when enjoying
leftovers with cottage cheese treatment as well as being sold
there. Plan a visit for a pampering
over greens as a salad.
Tea & Tarot Afternoons Tea Leaf Readings Tea & Animal Talk
Media celebrity and
Come in with your Come with a picture of your
renowned Tarot teacher
friends, enjoy a cup of tea animal companion, have a
Judith Conrad will hold 15
and have a fun, intuitive cup of tea with Victoria
minute recorded Tarot
tea leaf reading with Song and hear what your
Linnea Gael. animal companion has to
Saturdays (from 1 to 4pm) tell you.
April 7th & 21st Cost: $15 per person
N May 5th & 19th 3 to 5 persons per group
Wednesday (from 2 to 5pm)
April 11th & 18th
May 2nd & 16th
T Cost: $30 includes a
fragrant cup of tea and a
Please call Gael (926-
0650) for an appointment
For 1 animal: 15 min. /$30
For 2 or more: 30 min. /$50
recording of the reading.
S First come, first serve.
time and date and meet
her at Sereni-tea for the
Please call Sereni-tea to reserve
your time & space.