Minneapolis Tea House and Tasting Room

Verdant Tea has a new home in the Seward neighborhood of Minneapolis. More than a tea house, our Minneapolis Tasting Room and Tea Bar is a tea shop, cafe, neighborhood hangout and collaborative event space, all-in-one.  Whether you’re shopping for tea or meeting friends over a cup of chai, enjoying seasonally inspired breakfast and brunch or indulging in local ice cream, chocolate, and sweets, you’ll find our doors open, ready to welcome in new friends and neighbors.

TEA…  We’re devoted to offering a curated selection of the finest of artisan-crafted seasonal Chinese teas from small family farms. Iced tea, hot tea or loose leaf tea to go: attend a guided tasting event or enjoy a bottomless mug of any of our teas.

CHAI…   Our micro-brewed chai is made fresh on-site.  Enjoy a tall glass of iced chai, a creamy chai latte or take a growler of chai concentrate home to make any way you like!

KOMBUCHA…   We micro-brew our kombucha fresh on-site from our own loose leaf tea.  Designed be to refreshing with an undeniably great taste, our  kombucha is inspired by the naturally complex flavor of fine tea, heightened and pushed further with careful brewing.

FOOD…  We’ve partnered with one of Minneapolis’ best restaurants and some of the most innovative local food producers in the Twin Cities. Our cafe menu features tea snacks and starters, soup and salad, and simple, rustic rice bowls and noodles bowls with seasonal vegetables and plenty of vegan and gluten-free options. We are proud to serve Sweet Science Ice Cream. Minnesota’s favorite new ice cream is local, all-natural and available every day by the cup and by the pint.  We offer a wide variety of daily pastries from the Birchwood Cafe, including their famous gluten-free vegan donuts..