October 13, 2011 Leave a comment
You have to stop by this new cute little tea shop just opened in Dupont Circle – The Capital Teas. It’s a fantastic little joint right north of Q Street & Connecticut Avenue. They carry a very good selection of loose-leaf teas and accessories like tea sets, tea pots, car cups, and French presses.
We were passing by their store and saw several people in there trying out their teas like the wine tasting experience. They had about 3 pots brewed for you to sample but you can walk around and smell each individual tea as well. The intensity of the flavors and smells is unbelievable and it will be hard to decide since they all smell very good. The blends tend to be a basic tea base with additional flavors like dried fruits and spices rather than just an exotic tea. Most are a black tea base but they have a lot of white and green tea as well. Read more of this post