Loose Leaf Teas

Traditional Black: 

The Tea House Private Reserve – Our signature tea, exclusively blended at The Tea House, combines Ceylon black tea with vanilla and grenadine, giving it a most flavorful and enticing aroma, and an even better taste. This full-bodied tea is enhanced by a touch of milk and a bit of sugar, but is perfectly delicious poured as is.

Caffeine Content: Medium

(Also Available Decaffeinated)

Buckingham Palace Garden Party – An exquisite blend of black and green tea leaves, perfumed with Jasmine and accented with blue cornflower petals. This tea is noted for its seductive, citrusy, bergamot flavor, uplifting aromas and medium body.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Earl Grey – A true classic, this delicate marriage of Chinese and Indian black teas, delicate silver tips, and infusion of Calabria bergamot essential oils will entice drinkers with its wonderful aroma and light and bright flavor profile.

Caffeine Content: Medium

(Also Available Decaffeinated)

Cream of Earl Grey – High tea is further elevated with tart bergamot orange tastefully tempered by creamy vanilla, then blended with the classic pomp of an Earl Grey black tea.  This full leaf wonder is divinely delicious with a silky sweet finish.

Caffeine Content: Medium

English Breakfast – An English favorite, this full-bodied black tea has malty and oaky undertones while maintaining a perfect balance of lively character and subtle copper highlights. A spot of milk enhances the flavor of this tea.

Caffeine Content: Medium-High

Irish Breakfast – Known as the “Coffee Lover’s Tea”, this stout, robust blend of Kenyan and Assam black teas has strong, deep malty character notes and a bright coppery color with floral notes that add complex depth to the cup.

Caffeine Content: High

Margaret’s Hope Darjeeling – This “Champagne of Tea” is renowned for its light body, crisp floral undertones and purity in taste. Young black tea leaves from the Margaret’s Hope tea plantation lend a taste and fragrance similar to muscat grapes, and provides the perfect, mild accompaniment to any afternoon tea.

Caffeine Content: Medium-High

Ceylon and India – Combining two black teas from two of the very best tea producing regions of the world creates a wonderfully smooth yet robust cup. Each tea brings its own briskness, body and aroma while keeping true to their roots – solidly good black tea.

Caffeine Content: Medium

(Also Available Decaffeinated)

Queen Catherine – A blend of three Chinese black teas, this flavorful, full bodied tea is known for its subtle aroma and smooth finish. A perfectly balanced cup, excellent as is.

Caffeine Content: High

Lapsang Souchong – Large, superior grade Lapsang Souchong leaves are dried over a pinewood fire, giving this tea a distinctive smoky aroma and flavor. A wonderful, full-bodied accompaniment to savory dishes.

Caffeine Content: Medium

PG Tips – In consideration of our many English guests to feel more at home, PG Tips is a popular British blend of the finest Assam, Ceylon and Kenyan teas which produces a rich and refreshing flavor, perfect for a morning wake-up or afternoon treat.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Flavored Black:

Apricot – The infusion of sweet, fragrant apricots produces a bright, bold flavor profile. The intensity of the summer fruit is mellowed by the Ceylon black tea it is blended with, creating a unique and wonderfully fresh cup.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Black Currant – A deep, intense black currant aroma and flavor comes from the dried berries themselves, blended with a Ceylon black tea base, to give a fruity and bright flavor profile to this medium-bodied tea.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Blackberry Bramble – The sweet fragrance and aroma of the wild blackberry is captured in this delicious tea, making it one of the most popular here at The Tea House. Wonderful hot or iced, this tea is enhanced with a touch of honey to further bring out the blackberry notes.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Cherry Almond – Deep cherry flavor with almond notes create a silky, delicious cup of tea. The flavor profile of freshly picked cherries adds a pleasant and subtle sweetness to the nutty almond character and intensity of the Ceylon tea it is blended with.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Chocolate Mint – This divine blend of Chinese black tea, peppermint leaves and natural chocolate flavor not only smells wonderful, but tastes even better. The chocolate notes smooth out the intensity of the peppermint to create a mild, mellow, delicious cup of tea.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Cinnamon Spice – A blend of three types of cinnamon, orange peel and sweet cloves give this black tea an assertive yet welcoming flavor and amazing aroma. Perfect for warming up on those chilly fall and winter days.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Ginger Peach – This popular blend combines the irresistible flavors of fresh peaches with the zing of ginger, creating an undeniably gorgeous aroma and taste. Medium-bodied but bold in flavor, this tea is delicious either hot or iced.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Mango – A refreshing, robust flavor profile is produced by the piquant, sweet mangos that are blended together with Ceylon black tea. Bold, bright and full of flavor, one sip of this tea will transport you to the tropics in no time.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Orange Spice – Natural orange essential oil, dried orange peel and fresh cinnamon not only create a wonderfully aromatic tea, but a delicious one as well. Bold citrus notes are enhanced by the cinnamon, a combination that energizes and soothes at the same time. 

Caffeine Content: Medium

(Also Available Decaffeinated)

Peach Apricot – A favorite among many Tea House guests, this black tea is blended with dried peaches and full-flavored apricots, and then infused with essential oils to enhance the delicately smooth flavor profile.

Caffeine Content: Medium

English Rose – Essential rose oil, soft, pink rose buds and large leaf tea from China are blended together to create an aromatic delight and provocative flavor that will leave your taste buds wanting more.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Madagascar Vanilla – The natural sweetness and rich flavor of the Madagascar vanilla bean makes this tea an irresistible delight. Its aroma and taste will bring back memories of baking sugar cookies – while not needed, a dash of milk will enhance the flavor.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Vanilla Chai – Our black chai features a blend of top-quality, freshly ground spices – cardamom, cinnamon, ginger, pepper, and cloves – and Indian black tea. An infusion of Madagascar vanilla lends a smooth and silky finish to the bright flavors of the cup. 

Caffeine Content: Medium

White Chocolate Mousse – Sweet, creamy and chocolaty, this bright, bold tea has a velvety smooth finish, with an intoxicating fragrance to go with it.  The addition of milk and sugar help open up the flavor even more.

Caffeine Content: Medium

Green:

Sencha Kakagawa – Grown and harvested from the Kagoshima prefecture in Japan, this traditional steamed and pan dried green tea is known for its light color, smooth body and reasonable depth. A pleasant and approachable green tea that is perfect for everyday consumption.

Caffeine Content: Low

(Also Available Decaffeinated)

Sencha Kyoto Cherry Rose – The exotic character of one of our most popular teas is created by combining high quality Sencha,  essential cherry oil and rose petals, giving it a sweet and melodious flavor, and wonderful aroma. Delicious hot, or try it iced on a warm day for a refreshing treat.  

Caffeine Content: Low

Formosa Oolong – Top-grade high-mountain oolong tea from Formosa is delicately scented with osmanthus flowers to give it a highly coveted champagne aroma and deep, rich flavor. The smooth and slightly toasty notes bring a full body to the cup. 

Caffeine Content: Low

Jasmine – The addition of fragrant Jasmine flowers to green tea from China has been a tradition for thousands of years, and still creates an intoxicating yet delicate cup of tea. This tea is known for its aroma and subtle sweetness, lent from the rich Jasmine bouquet that has been infused.

Caffeine Content: Low

Watermelon Oolong – Dried watermelon and papaya pieces are blended with an Oolong from the Fujian Province of China to create a wonderfully refreshing and flavorful tea. Naturally sweet and bold in character, this tea is perfect hot or iced, especially on a summer day.

Caffeine Content: Low

Superior Gunpowder – Each individual tea leaf for our Gunpowder is rubbed, twisted and dried by stir-frying in a large pan, which gives it an undeniably toasty and subtly smoky character. The sharp flavor is distinctive and bold, making it popular among those who prefer a strong cup of green tea.

Caffeine Content: Low

Cucumber Melon – Smooth, sweet watermelon and light, refreshing cucumber notes take this green tea to another level. Mellow and mild, this tea will brighten your morning or can be used as a natural afternoon pick-me-up.

Caffeine Content: Low

Rooibos Teas:

Bourbon Street Vanilla – Madagascar vanilla bean natural essential oil sweetens this Rooibos, producing a rich and full bodied cup with almond notes on the finish. One of our most popular teas, this smooth herbal tea will soon become a favorite of yours as well.

Caffeine Content: None

Provence – Rooibos is combined with rosehips, elderberries and blueberries, and finished with fragrant lavender, creating a floral and fruity bouquet that will entice all your senses. This slightly sweet tea can be taken with milk, but delicious as is.

Caffeine Content: None

Sunshine Lemon – Bold, citrusy lemon invigorates this Rooibos tea, with lemongrass leaves and Calendula petals rounding out the flavor profile. The tart citrus edge pairs exceptionally well with the tea, and will invigorate your mind.

Caffeine Content: None

Strawberry Tingle – This tea evokes childhood summers in the bright blaze of a strawberry patch. The sun streams into red Rooibos with sweet fruity aromas, capturing the essence of summer in berries, grapes, black currants and hibiscus flowers.

Caffeine Content: None

Chocolate Mint – Wonderfully aromatic and energizing, mint adds lively notes to smooth chocolate undertones in this delicious Rooibos blend. The flavorful tea will make you believe you’re having dessert, without all of the guilt!

Caffeine Content: None

Herbal Teas:

Berry Berry – This full flavored herbal tea combines dried blueberries, blackberries, raspberries and strawberries to create a wonderfully deep, complex berry flavor.The hibiscus adds a tart dimension to the sweet blend, while the rosehips add a mellow smoothness.

Caffeine Content: None

Egyptian Chamomile – Very aromatic with a fruity, floral flavor, this premium herbal tea is made using only the finest Egyptian chamomile flowers, and has definite body while remaining light and mild. It is perfect for winding down at the end of the day.

Caffeine Content: None

Hibiscus –  This antioxidant rich tea, high in Vitamin A, C and beta-carotene, is rosy and citrus is flavor, with many people saying it tastes closer to a tart lemonade, though its color is strikingly red. Often blended with other fruits and herbs, this pure hibiscus leaf tea makes for a nice break from the ordinary.

Caffeine Content: None

Kiwi Strawberry – Loaded with the flavors of kiwi, prickly pear and strawberry with just a hint of hibiscus, this tropical taste adventure creates the perfect getaway to your own personal paradise, and can be enjoyed hot or over ice for a refreshing twist.

Caffeine Content: None

Lavender – The sole ingredient in this herbal tea is lavender petals, sourced from the French Riviera. The deep blue hue has an intense floral taste and captivating aroma, all while providing a calming effect on the body when smelled and sipped.

Caffeine Content: None

Peach Fruit – Our blend of fruit pieces, including peaches with rosehips, hibiscus and natural flavors produces a beautiful ruby red drink. It’s loaded with peach flavor, with a tart undertone and sweet finish. Beautiful and vibrant, it’s delicious served hot or iced.

Caffeine Content: None

Peppermint – Our majestic peppermint comes from the Willamette Valley in the Pacific Northwest, where the pure mountain air gives the plants some of the highest oil content of any member of the mint family, producing a flavorful, energizing cup of tea.

Caffeine Content: None

Romance of the Mission – a signature blend at The Tea House, we combine fresh cinnamon, almonds, rooibos and hibiscus, then blend in vanilla and spiced apple to give this tea a warm and inviting aroma and taste. A definite favorite during the cooler months of the year.

Caffeine Content: None

Perfect for Children

Bubblegum – Strawberry, apple and rosehips, along with a hint of caramel, create a caffeine-free masterpiece, sure to entice the youngest of tea drinkers. The pink color of the brewed tea adds to the fun!

Caffeine Content: None

Caramel Berry – Caramel notes play with deep berry flavors to give this tea a natural sweetness that is perfect for younger tea drinkers. Hibiscus and rosehips add to the character of the cup, which is caffeine-free, and rich in Vitamin C!

Caffeine Content: None

Hours Of Operations

MON
Closed

TUES – FRI
11:00 am – 5:00 pm

SAT & SUN
9:30 am – 5:00 pm

Brunch SAT & SUN
9:30 am – 12:00 pm

The Tea House On Los Rios

31731 Los Rios Street
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Phone: 949 443-3914

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