4833 Tasting Notes

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drank Tiramisu by TeaFrog
4833 tasting notes

Thank you to TeaEqualsBliss for sending me a bit of this tea to try!

I just wrote a longer review of this that should publish soon on the Tea Review Blog, but here are some quick notes about this tea. It DOES get better with every sip, but, I am not getting much in the way of nutty flavor as described by TeaFrog, except from the rooibos.

The chocolate flavor is faint, but pleasant. I can taste a bit of the rum, but it isn’t strong either. But what is strong is a sense of creaminess in this tea which is very in keeping with the tiramisu idea. It doesn’t really taste much like mascarpone cheese, but it does have a very creamy, custard-y like taste to it. I am also not getting a strong coffee essence of the tiramisu.

Overall, though, it’s pretty tasty…

Preparation
Boiling 8 min or more

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86

Thank you TeaEqualsBliss for sending me a bit of this tea.

This is a wonderful Oolong. Strongly floral. Light buttery taste. Slightly astringent. Very pleasant!

Preparation
170 °F / 76 °C 1 min, 0 sec

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84
drank Completion by Praise Tea Company
4833 tasting notes

This is really delicious. The peach flavor is just right – not overpowering but not so subtle that it’s difficult to detect, either. The combination of black and green teas is smooth. Light and crisp!

Preparation
170 °F / 76 °C 4 min, 0 sec
TeaEqualsBliss

I’d love to try this too! LOL

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84

This is very interesting. I had put off trying it because I was scared it would be too bitter, but it is “bitter in a good way!” It is a savory kind of bitter, kind of like dandelion greens. It has a very pleasant – almost sweet! – taste to it. Crisp, herbal, and I’m really enjoying this so much more than I thought I would.

Definitely use a little less leaf than you normally would, a lighter infusion is better here. A short steep time is also recommended.

Preparation
165 °F / 73 °C 1 min, 30 sec

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71
drank Mate Honey by Drink T
4833 tasting notes

The honey flavor is very pleasant… I like the way it melds with the vegetative taste of the mate. It is a very nice cuppa!

Preparation
Boiling 6 min, 0 sec
Geoffrey Norman

Oh wow! This sounds like an interesting combo. Never thought to pair honey with mate.

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92

I knew this would be good when I opened the pouch and smelled the chocolate and could see all the chocolate-y goodness inside.

Rich and chocolate-y. Very pleasing. I can see why they refer to this as their PMS blend! Ha!

Seriously though, this is really YUM! A must try for all chocolate lovers out there.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 0 sec
Jaime

That’s going on my next order!

Meghann M

Yum…sounds delightful!

silvermage2000

Nice review. This sounds good I like chocolate teas. And the name Is amusing.

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84
drank Cranberry Autumn by Harney & Sons
4833 tasting notes

The more I drink this one, the more I’m liking it. It has a very smooth flavor, the cranberry is not too tart, and there is a very pleasing sweetness to the overall cup. Fruity, but not too much. A very good balance between fruit flavor and tea.

And just because I am enjoying this more than before, I increased the ratings a bit.

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 4 min, 0 sec

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83

Enjoying one last cup of this before I send off what I have left to my SororiTEA Sister!

This one seriously starts off like a Darjeeling. Once it cools just a little bit, it demonstrates more Nilgiri characteristics… It has a nice, robust quality to it. Very pleasant. Notes of citrus. A very lovely tea.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 0 sec

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71

After a very indulgent dinner, this tea has been very helpful in calming the stomach. It has a pleasant, lightly minty flavor, and is very soothing.

Preparation
200 °F / 93 °C 6 min, 0 sec

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87
drank Spring Harvest by Sanctuary T
4833 tasting notes

This is really good. The tea tastes fresh and light, and the passion fruit essence is nicely balanced. Sweet! Delicious!

YUM!

Preparation
165 °F / 73 °C 4 min, 0 sec
TeaEqualsBliss

I haven’t tried this one yet!!! Would LOVE to!

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I am obsessed with tea!

I am a co-founder of the SororiTEA Sisters:
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I no longer write for the SororiTea Sisters but I am still the admin for the blog.

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The reason I’m no longer writing for SororiTea Sisters is because I am now the Mad Tea Artist for 52Teas:

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I’ll still be posting occasional reviews on teas here on Steepster, mostly backlogged reviews because I’m way behind on getting reviews posted. That’s why I’m keeping two accounts active at the current time – so that I can get those backlogged reviews posted.

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My favorite teas are Yellow Teas with most Oolong teas at a close second. As far as “flavored” teas go, I love Earl Grey, Chocolate and Jasmine teas.

I also am intrigued by flavored teas with an unusual or unique flavor combination, which is why I was very excited to be the Mad Tea Artist of 52Teas!

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