With a heritage of growers, exporters, importers, and roasters, Orinoco Coffee & Tea has produced and sold the finest coffees and teas since 1909.

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Are you tired of offering guests a nice cup of tea, only to worry obsessively if it’s watered down, or – worse – watch them wince after a bitter first sip? Keep reading for some key tea steeping tips that will ensure a phenomenal cup each and every time. Before placing the kettle on the stove, there are a few important things to understand about tea, first and foremost. All tea hails from the same plant. That’s right. Whether your pleasure is black, green, white, or oolong, it all comes from the same plant – the Camellia sinensis. And because there is no

You serve a great Cup of Joe (ours!) at your establishment, but if you aren’t selling tea, too, you may be overlooking a major customer segment. On any given day, over half of the American population drinks tea, according to the Tea Association of the U.S.A. Inc. Tea’s popularity is growing steadily – which may be due in part to its known health benefits. We find that consumers are developing an appreciation for unique, flavorful premium teas. Are you considering adding tea to your menu? John Shoop, our Richmond and Central Virginia Regional Sales Manager, has some great advice for you. Q: What

Did you know that tea is one of the most popular drinks in the world? In fact, over one half of the American population drinks tea on any given day, according to the Tea Association of U.S.A. Inc. Why such a love affair? One reason could be that it's so easy to find! Many restaurants and retail shops serve up premium varieties, while grocery stores, convenience stores and even vending machines offer bottled tea. >> FACT: "Over the last ten years, Ready-To-Drink Tea has grown more than 15 fold. In 2012, Ready-To-Drink sales were conservatively estimated at $4.8 billion and this trend continues in

Lots of people drink tea, in fact, it’s one of the most popular drinks in the world and in the U.S., 2 billion men and women choose tea instead of coffee each morning. Besides being a great way to start your day, tea also delivers some real health benefits. Several teas, in particular white, black, green, and oolong teas, have antioxidants which some research suggests can help your body fight diseases like cancer, heart disease, obesity, and diabetes. To learn more, take a look at this graphic!    

Did you know Orinoco Coffee & Tea is certified by Fair Trade USA? In fact, we proudly offer a variety of Fair Trade coffees AND teas. October is Fair Trade Month, the perfect time to remember to Buy Fair and Be Fair. Here's a Fair Trade tea we suggest: Numi Organic Breakfast Blend This complex blend of organic black teas – malty Assam, robust Ceylon, brisk Chinese Keemun and hints of floral Darjeeling – creates a hearty, balanced morning cup. Each teabag brews a 6 to 8oz cup of tea.   Choosing Fair Trade Certified products

Oh how we love the warm weather! Here are a few ways we like to enjoy the season. Which is your favorite? #1 PUT IT OVER ICE You’ve got the best coffee in the world (ours). Cold or hot brew it, then put it on ice! If you use the cold brew method for your iced coffee, we recommend using the Orinoco Breakfast Blend to get the sweet yet smooth taste you love. If you prefer to hot-brew your grounds before you shock them over ice, we recommend using  our Ethiopian Yirgacheffe to bring out the aromatic characteristics of the coffee. We've listed other options and have more about cold

When the days are long and hot, iced tea is the perfect refreshment. We carry a variety of teas in a wide selection of packaging options. From bottles to tins to tea bags, we've got the perfect refresher for you in an assortment of flavors. Now is a great time to stock up on your favorite iced teas!

Smoothies can be a great way to nourish your body with essential vitamins and nutrients. We've got a GREAT crushed carrot and orange medley product that is amazing. Maybe you prefer tea? There's nothing like a tall, cool glass of iced tea to refresh the mind, body, and spirit. Listed below are two great options from Harney & Sons we think you will love. Visit our retail shop and give one of these refreshing options a try today!     Dr. Smoothie 100% Crushed Carrot Orange Vegetable Medley Smoothie Who knew getting your daily supply of veggies could be this good? Dr. Smoothie artisans

Oh, we are happy March is here. That means St. Patrick's Day is around the corner and spring is nearly here. It also gets us thinking about a few of our favorite products we love to enjoy this time of the year.   Harney & Sons Irish Breakfast Tea Like most traditional Irish blends, this is a good way to start your morning. This product is 100% Assam and takes milk and sugar well. We find this Irish tea to be more refined than others. Twenty tea bags per box. Each tea bag brews a 6- to 8-oz. cup of tea.   Orinoco Irish Cream

This winter season we ask, which will you choose to be, NAUGHTY or spice?   NEW Featured Coffee: Orinoco Dark Devil Blend Just naughty enough to be devilishly good Oh something dark and devilish this way comes! We’ve created a new blend for the winter season and it’s just naughty enough to be devilishly good. Our Dark Devil Blend is sinfully smooth, dark, and velvety. Few can escape the temptation of its chocolaty aroma. Will you?     Featured Tea: Harney & Son’s Cinnamon Spice Voted most popular If you prefer tea, there’s nothing like the zing of Harney & Son’s Hot Cinnamon Spice Tea. One of Harney’s most popular flavored

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