Betsy Ross – 4oz.

$12.00 $7.20

One of the most iconic women of the American revolution is a Philadelphia seamstress named Betsy Ross. She was commissioned to sew the first flag for the new Republic by none other than General Washington, himself. Betsy Ross agreed to the work after altering the proposed design while demonstrating the ease of making 5-point stars with just one scissors snip!
Actually, the story of Betsy Ross wasn’t added into the country’s historic narrative until nearly 100 years after The Declaration of Independence. Ross’ grandson, William Canby, presented his claim along with affidavits from family members to the Pennsylvania Historical Society in 1870. Perhaps owing to the patriotic fervor surrounding the imminent American Centennial, the story of the plucky seamstress was accepted as fact. There are receipts for many flags that Betsy and her daughters did sew for the United States into the early 19th century — just not the original one.
While the historic record does not support the legend, Ross’ name is inextricably tied to the design and creation of the very first “Stars and Stripes”.  Loose Lady Tea Co. has now linked Betsy Ross to another iconic symbol of the United States: apple pie!  This Lady of LiberTEA will bring the sweet, refreshing taste of apples and warm cinnamon-sugary goodness to every sip. Whether you head to the back patio or the sandlot, invite Betsy to celebrate ALL things American.

Ingredients: white tea, apple pieces, orange peel, hibiscus, rose hips, cardamom pods, cloves, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, brown sugar, lemon peel, lemon oil, natural orange flavor

Contains caffeine

4 in stock


Summer has arrived! Get ready to celebrate with backyard bar-b-ques, Sunday picnics, and s’mores around the campfire.  When planning the menu for  family, friends and fun, make sure you include a pitcher or two of iced Ladies of LiberTEA.

 These Founding Mothers are at home for all red, white and blue gatherings. Choose from:  ripe RED strawberry herbal, apple pie WHITE tea or rooibos BLUEberry. Or better yet try all 3 new summer flavors.

Whether your warm evenings are lit by fireworks or fireflies, The Ladies of LiberTEA are certain to enhance this summer’s Americana vibe. Happy Birthday, America!

Additional information

Weight 4 oz
Dimensions 8 × 5 × 3 in


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