372 Tasting Notes

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drank Oh Canada! by DAVIDsTEA
372 tasting notes

Oh, maple, how nice you smell! I can’t have anything maple without thinking of waffles/ pancakes. I do have another maple tea, but it’s black. This has a great flavour as well. Nice creamy, and sweet. Reminds me of these candies I like, or maybe fudge. (Now I must have it with waffles.)

Preparation
Boiling 5 min, 0 sec

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drank All Day Oolong by Teascent
372 tasting notes

This was a sample I got from Teascent (meant to review sooner, but I have been having trouble with my computer).

I don’t usually drink oolong (and it’s mostly flavoured). This has a floral/ grassy scent. It had a light floral taste as well. Not really something I’d pick out, but glad I got to try it.

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 3 min, 30 sec

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78

Merlin sipdown. I recently discovered that I really like assam. This is nice, with mild vanilla flavor. It needs to be sampled with the rock sugar.

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 3 min, 30 sec

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drank The Black Cat by Della Terra Teas
372 tasting notes

This smells like sweet tarts for some reason. Well, candy and fruit anyway. The flavor kinda reminds me of these mango flavoured candies I used to like. Not sure but I was expecting, but it’s certainly different.

Preparation
Boiling 4 min, 0 sec

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This is pretty much the sugar plum, but only more fruity. It has a nice fruit/ cinnamon scent. The flavour is nice too, since I do like plums. Perhaps I was supposed to have this iced.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 15 sec

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I’ve not had any monkey bread, so I don’t know what it’s like. So this tea makes me think of cinnamon rolls. The flavour is sweet, creamy, and spicy. And also like having the pineapple cake tea (sans pineapple.)
It certainly smells really good.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 30 sec

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Mmm… smells like berry truffles. The flavour is sweet berry and white chocolate. It works well. And the taste of the hibiscus is mild.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 45 sec

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It mostly like pudding, or maybe a cream pie. The flavour is like somebody put a banana in spiced hot chocolate. Though a bit mild, it’s still a good blend. Maybe needs cinnamon though.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 45 sec
Stephanie

Yum! Throw some chunks of cinnamon stick in there :D

Lariel

It is really good with cinnamon. :)

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81

Mmm… orange and spices. That is both the scent and flavour. It’s like having a hot orange cider, except is summer.

Preparation
Boiling 2 min, 30 sec

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Lemongrass! Why is there so much lemongrass? It does have nice scent brewed though. Not really the flavor I was expecting. There is a definitely an herbal taste, but I don’t pick up much ginger.

Preparation
Boiling 5 min, 15 sec
CelebriTEA

Thanks for passing 2/3 of this $1 sample off to me…Blech

Lariel

I added that to the envelope? Didn’t mean to. Oops. :/

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After many years of drinking coffee, I’ve recently become a tea convert.

Faves- Black Tea (Preferably Chinese- Most Gold/Golden), Rooibos/ Honeybush, Oolong
Likes- Pu-Erh, Green (Chinese or Japanese), Interesting Tisanes, Dessert Blends/ Flavoured Teas, Masala Chai
Dislikes- Smokey Teas, Hibiscus, Licorice Root, Chicory
Indifferent- White Tea

Ratings-
unrated: still unsure
69 and below: meh
70- 74: it’s okay
75- 80: like
81- 84: really like
85- 88: it’s fantastic
89 and above: my favourite

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