Wild Coast Brew Tea Journal

All about fireweed.

All about fireweed.

We put the word "wild" in our name for good reason. To create our teas, we spend much of our time foraging various plants and fungi that grow naturally and perennially in our Southern Oregon Coast Range environment, indigenous to the ecosystem we call home.  We've written extensively before about wildcrafting — what it means and means to us, and how we aim to do it ethically. You can read that primer here. Today, we thought we'd introduce you to one of our favorite wild ingredients, featured in three of our signature tea blends: fireweed. The violet blooms you see in the...

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A Protector-Inspired Summer Reading List

A Protector-Inspired Summer Reading List

To honor and celebrate the passion for storytelling that’s so central to our mission, we thought we’d start sharing some reading lists that go hand-in-hand with our unique blends. Let’s kick off with one of our favorites, The Protector.

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A tea cocktail recipe for spring + summer

A tea cocktail recipe for spring + summer

This Heroine Gin Fizz cocktail uses tea-infused gin for refreshing flavors. Get the recipe!

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A Cocktail for the Lover: Tea-quila del Amador

A Cocktail for the Lover: Tea-quila del Amador

Here’s a cocktail for the lover in us all, one that you’ll want to sip both on the patio in the height of summer and by the fire in the depth of winter.  This cocktail uses tequila that is infused with the Lover tea blend, thus concentrating that dominant hibiscus flavor and color directly into the tequila. The cocktail has a lovely herbal back-end too due to the infusion of herbs like raspberry leaf, mint, and rose from the Lover tea blend. Makes 2 cocktails  4 oz Lover-infused Teaquila 2 1/2 oz lime juice (the juice of 2 1/2 limes) 1...

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