78 Tasting Notes

73

Discovered a delicious combo. I use one bag of this and one bag of the sugar cookie sleigh ride and then it tastes like a spiced sugar cookie! For a bagged tea I really like this one. Nice one to have when I am craving some ginger.

Preparation
Boiling 5 min, 0 sec

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100

Sipping down two of these this morning! Need to wake up! Working at 6am will do that to you….

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 6 min, 0 sec

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97
drank Winter Fire by Butiki Teas
78 tasting notes

Just what I needed this morning to wake and warm me up at the same time. :-)

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 6 min, 0 sec

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83
drank White Peony by Rishi Tea
78 tasting notes

This is very lovely. Very light and subtle just what I was looking for this afternoon.

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 3 min, 45 sec

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70

Again I just can’t bring myself to put this in boiling water. (not sure why since this is the second green I’ve noticed that Lupicia states to brew this in boiling water…) So I did my normal steeping for greens. This is pretty good. Not my favorite gemaicha with matcha, but its not bad in any way. It’s just missing something for me I am not sure what though…..

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 1 min, 30 sec
yappychappy

Note to self. Stay away from this Genmaicha.. Any matcha+genmaicha tea with a 71 average rating is just terrible.

CheshireEyes

haha I agree. It’s not horrible though its just not the best genmaicha I’ve had either.

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79
drank Momoko by Lupicia
78 tasting notes

Had some of this earlier today. It says to steep in boiling water but I don’t like the idea of putting a green in boiling water. So I steeped it at a normal temp for greens. It smells really good very sweet and floral. It tastes really good. I was a little worried about how sweet it would be with the sugar that is in it, but it wasn’t bad at all. A very nice green tea.

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 2 min, 0 sec

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88
drank Pineapple Oolong by Lupicia
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I got this in my New Year’s Happy bag. Which was a really awesome deal. Now I have to work my way through trying the different teas. So this one I am having after lunch since I was craving something sweet. So I was good and steeped this instead of having a cookie. Dry it smells like sweetened pineapple and coconut. Steeped it is delicious. Very buttery creamy flavor with just a hint of pineapple. I really like that you can taste the oolong more than the flavoring. Liking this one a lot. Yummy!

Preparation
Boiling 2 min, 0 sec

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92

I love green tea. I also love cherry almond anything. So this was an instant buy for me when Frank put it up. Such a delicious blend. Sweet with a touch of smokiness from the gunpowder tea. Which helps to tame the cherry so it wasn’t too overpowering. Really yummy!

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 2 min, 0 sec

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96

Got this as a free sample with my order from Butiki. I’m glad I picked it man this is yummy. I will definitely be ordering a full size of this! I love grapefruit and green tea. So I am not too surprised that together they taste amazing. The grapefruit is very subtle. This would be lovely iced but, sadly I only have a sample. But I will definitely adding this to my stash soon. Love it!

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96

I love lemon and this is has so much lemony goodness going on in the cup I love it! This is the first tea I’ve had where I really like the aftertaste. It tastes like a delicious lemon pastry. Pefect way to start my morning. :-)

Preparation
195 °F / 90 °C 6 min, 0 sec

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My name is Heather, it’s probably been about 2 years now since I really got into tea. I love everything about it. I am willing to try any tea once no matter how crazy the blend sounds. I discovered a lot of really good teas this way.
Tea is really a source of happiness and escape for me now. Now if I could just find a job in the tea industry I would complete :-)

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