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drank Green by Second Cup
256 tasting notes

Don’t let the “estate tea” claim on the box and the pyramid tea bags fool you. There’s nothing exciting about this tea. It’s just your regular-tasting bagged green. It’s not terrible, but I certainly wouldn’t buy it or choose to drink it if I had alternatives. Alas, I have a few more bags of it to get through; it came as part of a gift box of tea I was given.

Jim Marks

I have been repeatedly amazed at how disappointing the explosion of options in the, shall we say, premium bagged tea market have been; especially with green tea.

TeaisforTara

Ditto. I do like what I’ve tried from Mighty Leaf, but that’s pretty much it.

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Jim Marks

I have been repeatedly amazed at how disappointing the explosion of options in the, shall we say, premium bagged tea market have been; especially with green tea.

TeaisforTara

Ditto. I do like what I’ve tried from Mighty Leaf, but that’s pretty much it.

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