1607 Tasting Notes

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drank Rooibos Chai by Ambient Moon
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I drank this at a coffee shop where I had lunch. It makes a delicious chai latte with a spicy but pleasent flavour, the cardamom and cloves being particularly prominent. It’s sweetened but not too much, certainly less so than the Starbucks version.

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76
drank Orange Dulce by Mighty Leaf Tea
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It’s nice to have a black tea that I don’t have to dump a ton of milk into once and awhile. It makes a very fragant cup and for once the flavours advertised are easy to discern. The orange and vanilla espeically combine to make a great cup of tea.

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70

Lightly tart and fruity, plus I love saskatoon berries.

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60

Drank it with 1% milk and and it takes the edge off the spices. I think It would make a nice traditional-style chai latte.

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25

I’m not impressed with the company when they say on the package of a green tea to steep for 5 minutes in boiling water. I steeped it for less time and with cooler water and the tea still ended up tasting bitter. In addition, the jasmine smells and tastes perfumey in an artificial sort of way. Next time I’ll bypass this tea, bleh.

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75

A little bit sour for my liking, but I love anything that has cherries in it.

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drank English Breakfast by Bigelow
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A decent, robust E.B. nothing overly special but good for a wake-up in the morning.

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75

Leftover from my mother’s Christmas tea stash. The mint isn’t too overpowering and it has a nice hint of vanilla sweetness to it. Not really tasting the green tea much, but whatever.

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65
drank Egyptian Licorice by Yogi Tea
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Not being a huge licorice fan I was a bit dubious about this one but it’s actually quite nice. The licorice lends the tea a sweetness and its flavor is quite natural and not overly pronounced. I wish I could taste the other ingredients a bit more though, maybe I need to steep it longer.

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25
drank Earl Grey by Tetley
1607 tasting notes

This is a pretty weak and uninspiring tea, I guess I’ve been spoiled by better quality ones.

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