885 Tasting Notes

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drank Capri by Harney & Sons
885 tasting notes

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82
drank Citrus Blend by Harney & Sons
885 tasting notes

Monday really snuck up on me today. Bleh. And it was criminally comfortable in bed this morning. It was hard to get out.
Its going to be a very busy day.
This is a wake up tea. Bright, strong, and full of personality. It helps to make waking up a little better.

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There was an earthquake last night! I’m in the US west coast, and felt my house and the bed shaking at 3 in the morning. Not a completely unique feeling (we get them every couple of years or so), but this was quite a big one! I hope people closer to the epicenter are alright.
I haven’t had this in a while. It was time for another cup of tea, and this sounded good. Sipping this reminds me how much I like this. Its nice, basic, and easy. Very good.

gmathis

Mercy! Glad all is well. We don’t like anything that makes our house shake!

Rosehips

I grew up in Earthquake country, so I’m more or less used to it, though its still unsettling.

Jennkay

I heard there was a lot of wine damage at the epicenter in Napa. Good thing I’d rather have tea?

TeaBrat

I was in the East Bay near Fremont and didn’t feel a thing!

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I can see the bottom of this bag! A whole pound of tea, got in a Black Friday sale. I can see the bottom! I am somewhat impressed with myself.
Today its very honey like. Yum.

pyarkaaloo

now that’s an accomplishment. i have yet to make a proper dent in my pound of Paris!

maybe i’m hoarding it because it smells so good..

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82
drank Citrus Blend by Harney & Sons
885 tasting notes

The work day yesterday was dreadful, but I had a lovely date afterwards, sushi and the theatre.
However that means I got very little sleep, and I have my morning class to teach.
I think I brewed this too long today. Its a little bit astringent. But its still quite drinkable, so that’s what I will do.

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drank Capri by Harney & Sons
885 tasting notes

I am exsausted, and its not even noon, and I have a lot more to do today. Sheesh.
So I warmed up the kettle, got my pot and a cup out, and I am taking a minute to sit and sip.
This tea has a wonderfully thick and rich mouthfeel. It makes it filling, and very satisfying.

TeaBrat

I know the feeling, I am ready for a nap myself!

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drank Pure Mint by Twinings
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Autumn is on the horizon, isn’t it? The Fall Collections are coming out soon (hooray!), the leaves are starting to rattle, and I woke up in the pitch black this morning. The sun will be up by the time I have to actually go to work, but its dark out there.
Ugh. All the more reason for a cup of tea.
Rapidly running out of this, which is too bad, as its quite a nice bagged tea.

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drank Nutty Almond Cream by Tiesta Tea
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Unintentional sipdown! I didn’t realize how little I had left, but its not a problem. Everyone makes a version of this, or very nearly everyone.
And I can see why. Its pleasant, its pink, its easy.
I’ll get more sometime, I think, but there is no urgency. I’m just pleased with my hot pink cup of tea tonight.

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Its been hard to wake up this week. I’ve been spending too long reading in bed, I think. I cant help it, there are such good books to read!
I’m almost out of this. And I’ve logged it 50 times now. So I think that’s a good idea of how much I like it.
That said, I think its aging faster than I can drink it, so its a bit less potent now.

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drank Royal Wedding by Harney & Sons
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I’m never quite sure where I stand with white tea, but I’m making an effort to have more of it. I think, once I’m more comfortable steeping it, that it could be a delightful collection of light and delicate teas.
This is tasting very much of almond today, which is splendid in my book. This is really enjoyable right now.

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I love tea! I confess that I was a hot chocolate lover for most of my life, but recently a switch has gone off in my brain, and suggested that I might just love tea. And I do!
I’m a bit of a novice, but an enthusiastic one, and am happily sipping new varieties all the time.
I love vanilla, fruity, and caramel flavors, and cant wait to try more.

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