Tay Tea

Business owner


Jun. 4, 2015
Tay Tea's wedding favors are the perfect way to thank your special guests. Featured in O Magazine and Martha Stewart Weddings, our most popular favor is the Let Love Bloom Tea Blooms. Made of premium, hand-picked green tea leaves sewn into lovely... Read more
May. 21, 2015
Kick off summer in the Catskills in high style this Memorial Day Weekend at Tay Tea. We’ll be celebrating our tenth year in Andes, NY with a cocktail party on Saturday, a book signing, talk & tasting on Sunday, and a shop full of exciting new finds... Read more
May. 13, 2015
There's nothing like iced tea on a sunny day! Tay Tea's Nini O. has a tried-and-true recipe for cold brewing the perfect cup to help you keep it cool this summer. How to Cold-Brew Iced Tea: Use a Mason Jar with Lid (6 cups is sufficient.) ADD TEA. 2-3... Read more
May. 1, 2015
Mother’s Day is Sunday May 10 and Tay Tea in Andes, NY will be open all weekend (Friday May 8 - Sunday May 10) for tea, sweet treats and shopping! Bring your mother in and we'll help you show her some love & gratitude. For the occasion, A Day in... Read more
Apr. 29, 2015
This season, Tay Tea marks 10 years at home in Andes, NY. We have a full calendar of events to celebrate all that the “Tay lifestyle” has to offer — friends, food, creativity, and, of course, tea! All events feature complimentary cocktails, mocktails,... Read more
Apr. 10, 2015
This April, follow Nini to Africa as she explores regions in South Africa's western Cape region—from the majestic Cederberg mountains, home to the Rooibos tea plantations that inspired Tay's invigorating Kaapstad blend, to Sossusvlei, the world's oldest... Read more
Mar. 26, 2015
Take a moment for yourself with Tay's Tea-for-One Teapot. The perfectly sized pick-me-up. The world will wait. In orange, yellow, lemon, & white. A nesting ceramic teapot and matching cup. For ease of use, we suggest purchasing the Tea-for-One... Read more
Mar. 19, 2015
Friday is the spring equinox. Finally! Now is a great time to start a detox. Packed with antioxidants and polyphenols, Tay's Berber Tea eases digestion, increases metabolism, and delivers a gentle boost while cleansing your whole system. This aromatic... Read more
Mar. 12, 2015
Enhance your tea drinking experience with authentic tea glasses that allow for a deeper appreciation of a tea blend's flavor and beauty.  The tulip-shaped Turkish glass with handle is transparent so one can enjoy the color of the tea. Delicate Persian... Read more
Mar. 5, 2015
Real Simple Magazine has chosen Tay's Better Than Sex tea as one of "Six Warming Drinks to Beat the Polar Vortex." "Staffers claim that this loose-leaf blend of rooibos, Belgian dark chocolate, and peppermint pretty much lives up to its name." Thank you... Read more
Feb. 26, 2015
There are healing powers in every sip of our artisanal, hand-crafted blends. This year, take winter by storm! Bolster your immune system, support your digestion, and kick-start your energy level, one cup at a time. Rooibos Rooibos (pronounced Roy-boss)... Read more
Feb. 19, 2015
Our new website is a beauty to behold and makes it easier than ever to shop. Explore artisanal hand-crafted teas and carefully curated teaware & gifts. Learn more about tea etiquette, follow Nini O.'s favorite finds, try our delicious tea-infused... Read more
Feb. 8, 2015
This Valentine's Day, all you need is love! Scratch that. . . All you need is Tay Tea, and the love's a given! Our aromatic, artisanal tea blends, delicate glass tea ware, accessories, and sweet treats will warm the heart. Let love bloom with this... Read more
Jan. 19, 2015
This winter, we're not hibernating… just updating our web site! Tay Tea is still available for browsing but, until further notice, please email orders to [email protected]. All orders will be shipped Mondays. Thank you for your business—and your patience... Read more
Jan. 13, 2015
Photo by Tess Mayer. Wishing you all a joyous, blissful and tea-infused New Year! with Love and Gratitude, Nini O. & the Tay Angels "We drink tea to forget the noise of the world." Please note: Tay Home, our tea shop in Andes, NY, will be closed for... Read more
Dec. 22, 2014
This holiday season, please join us for a very special evening of Samba Cabaret Night at Tay Home, our tea shop & design store in Andes, NY. New York Brazilian singer and actress, Mariana Barcellos, and guitarist, Irineu Barsė, will perform an... Read more
Dec. 17, 2014
On December 20th, join us for a cup of Joe! For the pleasure of our coffee-drinking friends, Tay Home will host Bovina resident Mark Foster and his Fosterbuilt Pop-up Coffee Bar. Mark’s special roast makes the finest espresso and cappuccinos the Catskill... Read more
Dec. 12, 2014
From distinctively delicious loose leaf teas in German apothecary jars tosampler gift boxes of our special blends, Tay will infuse your loved ones with the rousing rituals of drinking our warmly enticing teas.  For your favorite connoisseur: the Luxe... Read more
Dec. 10, 2014
Our expert tea blender Nini O. invites you to share in her favorite holiday tradition: Shopping Local, Giving Local. In that spirit, this season Tay Home is stocked with the best of the Catskills’ handcrafted, artisanal goods. Along with a curated... Read more
Dec. 8, 2014
Get a jumpstart this holiday season with Tay's new Coffee Lovers' Tea, a robust blend of organic pu-erh , almonds and vanilla. The earthiness of the pu-erh (a black tea which appeals to coffee drinkers) melds with a hint of caramel for a finish to rival... Read more