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264 Tasting Notes

81

Mmm… breakfast in a cup. There is a nice maple flavour, it’s creamy and not overly sweet. I haven’t really had good luck with maple black teas, but I like this one. (It was good with my toast, didn’t have pancakes).

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 45 sec

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I does smells like almond cookie, so I had high hopes for this. However the almond flavour isn’t so strong.
The black base is fine, just not what I was hoping for.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 15 sec

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81
drank Snowflake by Georgia Tea Company
264 tasting notes

Mmm… coconut. It smells nicely like coconut. The almond/ vanilla flavour is more subtle. (This would be good to warm up in winter).

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 45 sec

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85
drank Mint Julep by DAVIDsTEA
264 tasting notes

Merlin tea time. Don’t think I’ve had a julep before. If it smells like this, I want one. The minty/ tropical scent is what interested me in the store. Mmm… the flavour is fruit and mint. Without the mint being too strong.

(Maybe I need to have it cold, with rum.)

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 30 sec
Fuzzy_Peachkin

I had the same thought about the rum!

Lariel

It is really good cold, but I have no rum.

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84

I haven’t had this type of mojito before. It smells really good. Like the Chiffon and coconut. While I’m used to mint, the flavour is a nice blend of coconut and citrus flavours. (Now I must try it iced.)

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 15 sec

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82
drank Cotton Candy by Della Terra Teas
264 tasting notes

This smells really good. Perhaps not exactly spun sugar, but still a very nice scent. The flavour reminds me of David’s Birthday Cake. Except the sweetness isn’t so strong, which works better.

Preparation
Boiling 5 min, 15 sec
Lariel

This is really good as a cold brew.

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70
drank Tiger Eye by Adagio Teas
264 tasting notes

This tea smells like it is trying to be fudge. Doesn’t really taste like it though. I think other companies have spoiled me for chocolate teas. It is better with almond milk and rock sugar.

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 3 min, 45 sec

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75
drank Strawberry by Adagio Teas
264 tasting notes

I like when they send me free samples. This happened to be one of them. Mmm… berries. The scent is nice. Kinda reminds me of jam, at first. And the flavour is more mild. Maybe needs vanilla (but I say that about many things).

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

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82

This was something I got in the middle of summer. It smells so good, like root beer. The flavour is there as well. This was one of those teas that should be brewed more often iced, and a little sweet. (Took a bottle of it iced with me to a Fourth of July event… was so glad I did.)

Preparation
Iced 5 min, 15 sec

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I tried this in the Teavana store again. It was actually cold this time. There is still a sweet, fruity flavour. A little too much sugar, but the blueberry, pineapple, and hibiscus was much better cold.

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I’ve recently become more of a tea fan. My favourites are flavoured masala chai and rooibos blends.

Ratings-

70- 74: it’s okay
75- 80: like
81- 88: really like
89 and above: favourite

Location

Beach, California

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