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drank Maharani by The Simple Leaf
314 tasting notes

After all the black teas I’ve been drinking, I felt like I needed to “lighten up” with a green.

Brews up a deep chartreuse. Scent is savory and a bit peppery with hints of sweet flowers—like wilted swiss chard and honeysuckle. The taste is surprisingly smooth and buttery (mmm…butter) —reminds me very much of the gyokuro I sampled from the Jade Teapot.

Overall, this seems like an exceptional green tea—all the best qualities of a green tea are expressed (well, at least the qualities that I like :) ).

Nice!

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