Giveaway: Takeya Flash Chill Iced Tea Maker

takeya gren mint with strawberries--photo by Allyson Kramer

—–Update: Contest now closed! Thanks to everyone for participating!—–

Do you love iced tea? I’m not sure what the weather is like in your part of the world, but where I am, it has been heating up! During a warm spell, the one thing I crave more than anything is iced tea. And when that craving hits, I want it fast.

However, as much as I adore iced tea, when I’m feeling parched I usually just reach for ice water–or worse, go thirsty. This is caused by excessive laziness on my part when it comes to preparing beverages on the fly. While I’m pounding away at my computer during a long day with tight deadlines, the last thing I want to do is stop and brew a batch of tea–and I’m usually too scatterbrained to think ahead to prepare it the night before. Traditional methods of making iced tea often take the extra effort of first brewing and then allowing the tea time to chill–which can seem like eternity for a thirsty gal like myself. But no more!

Today I am excited to offer up a wonderful product to one lucky winner that will bring you perfectly brewed iced tea in a flash! One winner will receive a Takeya Flash Chilled Ice Tea Maker + a box of their premium whole leaf tea. This perfect tea maker brews incredibly tasty and super cold iced tea in no time flat, quenching your thirst, while leaving you with plenty of time to get on with your day.


Takeya Flash Chill Iced Tea Maker

One of the best features of this product, in my opinion, is that you are guaranteed a magnificent pitcher of iced tea if you follow the expert advice on the tea packages–each perfected to bring out the best flavor of each tea blend. And , most importantly, this is hands down some of the best iced tea I have ever tasted–so good it had me reaching for glass after glass.

takeya flash chill Green Mint iced tea blend


Some product specs (from Takeya’s site):

patented brew and
flash chill technology

  • Combining our tea infuser design with our patented Flash Chill method, the Flash Chill Beverage System is fast and easy to use. The large infuser allows the whole leaf teas to open and fully release aromas and flavors, while the Flash Chill method takes tea from boiling hot to ice cold in seconds.

T-PAC technology

  • Each T-PAC contains hand selected premium whole leaf tea, pre-measured and foil sealed at the source, ensuring consistent flavor and a fresh glass of iced tea every time. It couldn’t be simpler – just tear open a T-PAC and pour into the tea infuser.

premium whole leaf teas

  • We’ve brought a whole new experience to iced tea by offering whole leaf teas and herbal blends in our exclusive T-PAC. Available in a variety of flavors including Classic Black, Tropical Black, Fresh Green, Green Mint, Hibiscus Pomegranate and Coconut Lime Rooibos, each T-PAC is packaged at the source and pre-measured, ensuring consistent flavor every time.

TAKEYA flash chill iced T-PACs

  • Foil sealed and pre-measured for consistent flavor and freshness, T-Pac’s are designed exclusively for our Flash Chill Iced Tea Beverage System. Each box contains six, 1 quart T-PAC’s. Use one T-PAC for 1 quart, and 2 T-PACs for 2 quarts.

 takeya gren mint with strawberries--photo by Allyson Kramer-2

So, here’s your chance to win one of your very own!

  1. To enter this giveaway, just leave me 1 comment on this post with your favorite flavor of tea… and any add ins you love!
  2. One winner will be chosen at random and I’ll  post it here on Thursday, April 18, 2013.
  3. Apologies to those of you outside of the United States, this contest is open to U.S. residents only.

Good luck!

And for an extra shot at winning (and chatting with me tonight about tea!):

Join Takeya for an Iced Tea Twitter Party on April 16th via @TakeyaUSA and #TakeyaIcedTeaParty from 530pmPST/830pmEST to 630pmPST/930pm EST. They’ll be sharing their favorite iced tea tips, recipes and much more. At the end of the party, one lucky winner will be selected to win a Takeya Flash Chill Iced Tea Party Package.

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Disclosure: Takeya provided me with both the product for sample/review + giveaway; however, I truly adore this brand and their tea is delicious. All opinions are my own.







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110 Responses to Giveaway: Takeya Flash Chill Iced Tea Maker

  1. Marissa says:

    I’m a simple girl–I love chai!

  2. Hailey says:

    I love Yogi’s Mayan Cocoa Spice hot with almond milk. But I love fruity iced herbal teas during the spring and summer! Thanks for the giveaway :)

  3. Rachael says:

    I love all the herbal blends of tea, but my favorite is chai.

  4. Hannah says:

    Lime and mint tea!

  5. Rachel says:

    Hope I am not to late to post. I love iced tea and drink it year round, especially green tea, ginger tea, garlic tea. . .

  6. Lisa says:

    I like iced green tea with orange or iced Jasmine tea.

  7. Pat says:

    I injoy tropical black and hibiscus pomegranate blended together…it’s like savoring all seasons in one…black, hisbicus, mango, and pomegranate….

  8. Dana says:

    I LOVE tea! I mostly drink fresh brewed green tea, but I do live in the south and would LOVE to make some beautiful iced tea as well. That would be wonderful!

  9. Laura Beizer says:

    I like monkey-picked oolong blended with jasmine dragon pearls and also Japanese green tea.