Direct Trade Organic Teas from Off the Beaten Path

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Rishi Tea & Botanicals is a purveyor of high-quality, premium teas and organic botanicals from origins all around the world.

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Certified Organic

Organic teas are healthier for the planet and people who grow, craft and enjoy steeping them. That's why over 95% of Rishi's ingredients are certified organic.

Direct Trade

Ethically sourced directly from artisan tea and botanical farmers around the world. Our deep relationships are the foundation of the authentic tea experiences you can expect from Rishi.

Beautiful Ingredients

Rishi teas are inspired by equal parts: ancient herbal medicinal traditions and modern culinary innovation. Discover new teas and botanicals in exciting, fresh and artfully crafted blends.


What Rishi Tea Drinkers
Are Saying

"This is by far the best Earl Grey tea I have had. I drink a lot of tea and only drink Rishi Earl Grey. You will love the flavor. "


Earl Grey Supreme

Rich | Citrusy | Floral

"I don't believe there is a better green tea you can get in a bag. The evidence is in the bright, even, grassy green color this tea makes."


Matcha Super Green

Sweet | Smooth | Umami

"I love this tea - the richness of it is amazing, and it relaxes me with the ginger and turmeric. Such a winner :)"


Turmeric Ginger

Spicy | Zesty | Fragrant

"This tea is absolutely amazing! I feel immediate uplifting effects after consuming. Rishi has the best quality tea that I have found on any shelf thus far."


Blueberry Hibiscus

Vibrant | Tart | Luscious

"This is seriously the BEST chai concentrate out there. It's incredible and has such a great spice. I'll never go back to another brand."


Masala Chai Concentrate

Spicy | Rich | Fragrant

"This is my first tasting of oolong tea and I'm in love! It's flavor is delicate yet robust and floral. Absolutely delicious, my new favorite tea."


Iron Goddess of Mercy

Roasty | Dried Fruit | Smooth

"Delicious and satisfying. It's delicate enough to drink without doctoring but also bold enough to hold up to cream and honey. An absolute delight."


Golden Yunnan

Malty | Jammy | Mellow

"Black Tea," as it's called in the West, is known as Hong Cha or "Red Tea" in Asia due to the reddish pigments that are produced when the tea leaves are rolled and oxidized.

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Premium botanicals including roots, fruits, flowers, seeds, barks, stems and leaves sourced from organic farms around the world. Rishi's Botanical blends are inspired by our travels and passion for herbalism and the culinary arts.

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Masala Chai, or "mixed-spices tea" originated in India and is traditionally prepared by simmering tea and spices in water, milk to create a rich, comforting cup sweetened to taste.

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The least oxidized of all tea types, Green Tea is crafted with the application of heat in a step called Sha Qing or "firing" which halts the enzyme that causes oxidation and locks in the green leaf color.

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Matcha is the shade grown, stone ground green tea powder of Japan. Matcha is special in that the entire tea leaf is consumed, giving clean energy balanced with a sense of focus attributed to the amino acid L-theanine.

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Oolong Teas are “semi-oxidized" through artisanal crafting techniques, and are highly sought-after by tea connoisseurs for their wonderfully complex aromatic profiles.

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Dark Teas undergo special kinds of fermentation resulting in beneficial transformations of tea leaf polyphenols and robust, pungent flavors. The most popular style, Pu'er Tea, is produced with sun-dried green tea grown from ancient heirloom broad leaf tea trees.

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Picked in small batches exclusively in the early spring, White Teas are coated in silvery-white trichomes. Known as the Scholar's Tea, white teas inspire with fresh energy and sweetness of spring.

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Our founder & CEO Joshua Kaiser hiking in Southern Mexico's Tamazunchale region where our organic vanilla is grown in wild jungle forest gardens.

Rishi is guided by a natural spirit of exploration – selecting, importing and making the world's highest quality teas and botanicals, all while cultivating a wellspring of story, education and inspiration for our growing community of curious tea drinkers.

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