Art of Tea – Tea, Teaware, Gifts

Tea Benefits and understanding the “Art of Tea” in its entirety is an age old question that we are still continuously exploring today. With brand new tea knowledge and discoveries unveiling themselves each day, the journey into the world of tea is an exciting and limitless adventure with room for us all to explore, connect and interact.

Tea Has Health Benefits

Our passion lies in sharing the highest quality, best tasting, most aromatic and visually beautiful teas and botanicals we can find. We are committed to sourcing these premium teas and botanicals from around the world.  And creating an experience you will never forget in every cup. This is an exciting time in the world of tea and tea benefits: it’s become more popular globally than at any other time in history, and with that, a greater demand for information about this amazing beverage has emerged. Furthermore there are many historical references and modern scientific studies that tout health and medicinal tea benefits.

Directly Sourced and Premium Quality Teas

Art of Tea is a tea importer and wholesaler based in Los Angeles, California. We hand blend and custom craft the world’s finest organic teas and botanicals. Our teas are carefully selected directly from growers, each one offering a unique story.

The seeds that formed the foundation of Art of Tea were first planted in 1996 when Steve Schwartz began his journey of extensive study in preventative medicine at the Ayurvedic Institute in New Mexico. Since then, Art of Tea has become a leading purveyor of organic and specialty teas. Each year Steve travels extensively, returning with rare and unique teas from around the world.

The Story

Steve Schwartz is known by many authoritative figures in the tea industry as a Master Tea Blender. Hence, he has blended award winning teas under our Art of Tea brand.  His blends have won awards offered under our private label program for tea companies around the world. His drive and passion for expanding people’s knowledge and history of tea is captivating. Consequently Steve has lectured sold out tea blending classes for World Tea Conventions. He frequently travels to offer educational programs on tea and tea blending.

Wonderful Organic Handcrafted Teas

Art of Tea in the LA Times

teaThrough his travels in Asia, India, Africa and the Middle East, Steve and Art of Tea have developed close relationships with farmers and distributors. Furthermore these personal relationships make possible the offering of top tier organic teas and select botanicals.  All the while ensuring that both employees and teas are treated with great respect. At Art of Tea, our intensive care program combines aesthetics with passion, flavor and high quality control.

Art of Tea offers Customized Tea Menus, Retail Teas, Pyramid Tea bag Line, Hospitality Tea Program, Customized Blends, Training and Private Label Programs.