5926 Tasting Notes

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drank Blackberry Cordial by Butiki Teas
5926 tasting notes

yay! comfort tea to get me through the day. Really trying hard not to push myself too much but i really want to get rid of all the extra crap in the house we keep holding on to for no reason. Today was clothes…good bye stuff i haven’t worn in a year! hopefully someone out there will be able to make use of them as they’re nice pieces, just not anything i wear anymore because of style/comfort/size etc.

sad to see this tea go but it was lovely to have. I really do love the way stacy did blackberry – the flavouring was always tasty!

OMGsrsly

I have an ever expanding pile of stuff in the middle of my living room that I’m trying to get rid of. It’s nice to clear out things that just don’t get used! (Anyone want some rollerblades?)

Sil

i’m up to 2 bags of clothes/jackets/gear and i haven’t started on the books or knick nacks

Dexter

I need to hire one of you guys to come and do that for me…. Keep saying that I’m going to do it and then never do….. Good Job!!!!!

OMGsrsly

Oh Dex. I LOVE sorting things. It’s harder to do it for myself, but it’s one reason I loved archaeology so much. Sort sort sort. Almost as good as packing for other people. :D (Ok, looking at that it might be weird, but hey.)

Leah Naomi

I try to get rid of clothes (and lately, most anything else) I haven’t worn in over a year as well. I tend to do the purge more like every 6 months when I change out the seasonal clothes, with BIG purges every few years before moving because nothing says “You don’t need all this crap” quite like a piece of clothing being not worth the weight/space of carrying it to a new location.

Lindsay

OMGsrsly: Be careful what you say, I might have to fly you out here next time I need to move! ;) I HATE packing.

OMGsrsly

Ooo, vacation & sorting through other peoples stuff? :D

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drank Spiced Green by The Naked Leaf
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GCTTB I pulled this one out since it was added in an earlier round and still around – since i enjoyed it. Just enough left for a decent sized cup. Still enjoy this one so it’s nice to see that my taste buds haven’t decided this one isn’t still to enjoy :) It was nice to revisit!

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drank Zhu Rong Yunnan Black by Verdant Tea
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Finally feeling a little better today so i’m going to have to try not to over do it but it’s back to work on clenaing up the house…today is operation closet cleaning! going through old clothes and knick knacks and such while my other half works on the kitchen. We took the week off to get the house 100% back to normal and me being sick has derailed that completely. So here’s hoping we can get most of it done in the next couple of days. this tea was great to kick off the morning. :) comforting and familiar before i try to get through some of my samples/smalller sizes

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drank Campfire Blend by Verdant Tea
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Final Cup of tea tonight…. plan for tomorrrow – at least 4 more sipdowns to get through MissB’s teas and hopefully another puer from Wymm teas. This batch doesn’t seem nearly as tasty as previous batches….almost like there’s not enough vanilla or something. It’s stilll decent but would rank lower for me than it’s current rating.

Final Count: 137

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drank Rocket Fuel by Adagio Teas
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I don’t love this nearly as much as i did when i received it in my swap. That’s sad, though i’m loving the tin it came in so i’ll manage. It’s still a decent herbal but there are others that i’d drink first. These are handy when travelling though since they’re in tea bag format. I just need to up my liquids to try and help get rid of the sick, so i’m working on some herbals this evening. Blueberry and orange for sure….my last tasting note said this would be great with vanilla so maybe i’ll add a little vanilla powder to the mix :)

Sil

yep goes with monster brew and uh the other one i can’t think of now

Haveteawilltravel

hmmm thats different hahah

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drank Rocket Fuel by Adagio Teas
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drank Random Steepings by Various Artists
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yay for closing my tabs. ugh. Long story short, i can’t find this one in the database but i suspect what MissB has sent us to try is this: http://www.nutritionsportshop.fr/produits-sportifs/1679-l-eveil-du-bouddha-maca-vanille-iswari-5602353906036.html

“L’eveil du Bouddha” it’s a cacao-like tea beverage that isn’t half bad. Inthe grand sceme of things, i think i prefer straight cacao but it was a tasty treat tonight for sure. Thanks MissB!

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drank Thé de L'Avent by Les Jardins de Gaia
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I think this will be one that a bunch of the crew enjoys. Another from MissB that will be making the rounds later. this is an interesting tea because it’s a green/black cacao blend. Caramel and chocolate…. really neat and tasty. Thanks again/still for the shares MissB!

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Another tea from MissB I couldn’t get past this one today. Something about the blend of “exotic fruits” and cacao that just didn’t work for me.

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drank Blueberry Champagne by Butiki Teas
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Finsihed this one off today, though sadly my desk and keyboard got to drink a bunch of it without me. Go go klutzy sick person. Still though, it was a really enjoyable drink this afternoon and to be fair it was the resteep so less of a loss there i guess..

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So no real clue what to write about myself here. A friend got me into drinking loose tea and it’s something I thoroughly enjoy though I have nowhere near the experience that many folks on the boards seem to have.

My other interests are cycling, reading, board games, disney cruises, world of warcraft and dancing – in no particular order. I love travelling and am currently working on trying to get my other half to as many place in the world as possible.

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