About Us

Serengeti Teas & Spices 

Welcomes you on an unforgettable expedition of discovery!

We are Located at 22 East 125 Street. New York City 10035 -

Phone 212 837 1057 - Our Current Hours Wed. to Sat. 12PM TO 5 PM 

Consumers today are becoming more engaged and want to learn more about the specialty teas, herbal remedy, holistic health botanicals, coffees and beverages they consume.


Serengeti aims to capture significant share in the market by attracting customers through an exceptional high-quality African product that heals the body with a story behind each purchase, giving customers a sense of pride in our product and ultimately our brand. By using Ancient African techniques in our blending and quality control. The results of our process generates the healing powers that contributes to a healthy lifestyle and body. Our delicious flavor profiles will stand Serengeti apert from the competition of products already in the market.


Doughba Hamilton Caranda-Martin, the founder of Serengeti Teas & Spices, is a world- renowned expert on African herbal medicine, tea, culinary gastronomy, and rare African coffees. He has lived and traveled extensively in Asia, North America and on the African continent and been involved in many ventures designed to improve the agricultural sector and by extension, impact the life of the farmer in Africa. Serengeti Teas & Spices was created to bring the continent’s best herbal teas, premium teas and coffees to a wider audience, to change the perception of African tea and coffee healing gastronomy. Starting with a modest African Tea boutique in upper Manhattan, he has cultivated and converted a following of numerous tea and coffee lovers by introducing them to Serengeti’s products. Simultaneously spotlighting the profile of African tea, Holistic Medicine, Coffee and Cuisine. Articles about Serengeti Teas and Spices continue to appear in numerous media outlets including the New York Times, the Huffington Post, the Guardian (UK), the Amsterdam News (NY), the Daily News (NY), and several TV stations including CNN International.                

The Taste & Flavor Profiles

All our products are entirely conceived, crafted and delivered by hand to ensure the very finest quality to you. The world of aroma and flavor in our products have no limits - vegetal, woody, floral, robust, classic, marine, earthy, grassy, citrus, fruity, soft tingle, tart and smoky. Using rich bouquets of tea leaves, coffee beans, cocoa beans, herbs, spices and dry fruits brighten the cup. Keeping the coffee and hot chocolate blends balanced and never over roasting the beans ensures taste and an uplifting finished cup for your enjoyment. Your senses of smell and taste help in distinguishing roundness, softness, strength, astringency and aromas. Serengeti Teas and Spices create products to awaken this in you. Learning how to discover and express the sensations and impressions felt while tasting our product will be the next step. Enjoy and be delighted with love from Africa.