Steepologie In the News
"9 places for stellar tea in Seattle (because not everyone's a coffee snob)" Seattle Refined, November '18
Steepologie founders Andrea and Joe Raetzer pride themselves on carrying some of the freshest tea. Their 300-plus loose leaf options mean there is a tea flavor for anyone. While their selection is vast, they keep limited inventory on hand to ensure tea leaves are kept as fresh as possible. This is a great place to stop for the freshest cup of tea in town.
"9 Essential Seattle Tea Shops" Seattle Met, July '18
Sick of sadly sipping tea that’s clearly less than fresh? Steepologie founders Andrea and Joe Raetzer have your back, alongside 300-plus loose leaf options open for your olfactory receptors. The two owners and educated staff keep their leaves under careful inventory, ensuring tea is never overstocked or eventually dulling in quality and flavor over time.
"Underneath Amazon's Shadow, Local Retail is Reinventing Itself in Seattle" Seattle Magazine, July '18
[E]xperiential retail…aligns with growing consumer demand for experiences [or] things that can’t be replicated online. Examples abound, such as...Steepologie, which provides an experiential showcase of more than 300 loose-leaf teas... "You can’t just throw stuff on a rack and expect it to sell," says co-owner Joe Raetzer of the store’s approach, which invites customers to put down their smartphones and engage with the product.
"Steepologie Tea Bar in Seattle Has Over 300 Teas to Sip On" KING 5 NBC News June '18
Seattle is known for it's infamous coffee lovers, but tea is becoming an increasingly popular and perhaps healthier alternative. Steepologie in Seattle has over 300 varieties of tea to try. They have a container of loose leaf tea representing each different flavor for you to smell. They make it simple for customers to smell the tea before they
commit to a full cup.
"Steepologie is the Tea Lover's Dream" KOMO 4 ABC News, July '17
We found THE new spot in Seattle to get the best of the best loose leaf tea! Not only is this a tea lovers paradise, there literally is something for everyone…even us coffee drinkers! Not into tea or coffee? Just come hang out at this gorgeous space filled with inventory galore, smell the variety of flavors while you host an event, or chat it up with the owners, husband and wife duo of 20 years, Joe and Andrea Raetzer.