1122 Tasting Notes

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drank Paris by Harney & Sons
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I’m actually going out to tea with some friends today. We’re all going to wear hats, and sip tea! I’m excited. I love a proper tea with little sandwhiches and suchlike.
However, even though tea is coming, I can’t wake up properly without a cup, so Paris has been brewed.
I’m almost out of this in sachets. Net time it will be loose leaf. Yum, tasty tea.
Now, to go figure out my outfit and hat!

gmathis

How lovely and civilized! Have a great time!

Fjellrev

Your tea outing sounds like it will be a smashingly good time. :)

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66
drank Mint Rose by Zhena's Gypsy Tea
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Feeling a little blue this evening, but its cooled down, and I could put on a sweater when I got home, and a cup of herbal tea sounds like quite the right thing.
This is more mint than it is rose, but the floral note is floating about there. I like it, its very pleasant. Its especially good when feeling a little blue.

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77
drank Pure Mint by Twinings
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My last cup of this. I shall savor it.
When I first got this, I was very curious. Black tea? Understood. Mint? Sure. But together? I was curious and a bit suspicious about the whole arrangement.
The verdict is that I like it quite a bit. While not at all chocolaty, it reminds me of a mint chocolate. The mint is there, a presence, but it does not overpower the base, instead existing with it in harmony.
I’ve enjoyed my time with this tea.
Sipdown!

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100
drank Paris by Harney & Sons
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The bad news is that my swollen, painful lips continues, and are now cracked and bleeding as well. Bleh.
The good news is that is it raining! Rain! I’m so excited. I love the rain.
I had to break out the Paris for this, though everything hurts to pass my lips. Sheesh.

TeaBrat

It was raining in SF last night. We definitely need the rain!

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My favorite chamomile has got to be this. Is delicate, with a somewhat creamy finish, and a delicate breath of light… floral is not right, but theres something very fresh about it.
Why didn’t I drink this more during the summer? It would have suited very well…. but it will be a gorgeous cup of springtime some winter evening.

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77
drank Pure Mint by Twinings
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I woke up this morning with cracked and swollen lips, slightly puffy eyes, and totally annoyed sinuses. I think I’m having some allergies. Bleh.
Well, hopefully I can get something to help with that soon. Bleh.

caile

Hope you’re feeling better!

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83
drank Ginger Tea by Harney & Sons
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Ginger! I love ginger. Bring me all the ginger.
My throat is a bit sore today, so I’m ready for a soothing cup of hot tea.
This is technically not tea, but I’m not bothered by that. This is ginger in tea form. Yum.

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Its fall! Officially fall! Wahoo!
I love fall, its my favorite season, and I’m ready for all the autumn flavors. Yum.
I steeped this too little today, and its a touch… soapy? Boo! Come back, vanilla almond!

sherapop

So many great comfort teas await us! ;-)

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97
drank Vanilla Comoro by Harney & Sons
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Its been too long a day when you cant even remember what tea you drank this morning. That’s absurd. I’ve been wracking my brain!
I’m in a tea rut, I think. I love Comero, but I’ve got other decaf teas, so why am I not drinking them? I should do that. Right after I finished this cup.

Veronica

When I drink Comoro I feel like I’m being bad for drinking a dessert-y black tea so late, but then I actually get to sleep. Win!

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77
drank Pure Mint by Twinings
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Friday! Gosh, I’ve been ready for Friday since Monday.
I’m almost out of this, and I’ll feel slightly sad to see it go. Basic, but tasty. Perfect for those mornings that I don’t know what I want.

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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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