drank Pumpkin Chai by DAVIDsTEA
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Sipdown! And honestly, I’m a little sad. This tea got better and better the more I drank it. I think I might pick up some more, and now that I’m back to work, maybe I can stop by the shop soon! Oh wait, possible transit strike tomorrow. I just can’t get a break! :P

Stephanie

dang! That’s rough!

Tealizzy

Yep! And the strike did happen, so I’m working at home today. I’m really fortunate to have a flexible boss, though!

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Stephanie

dang! That’s rough!

Tealizzy

Yep! And the strike did happen, so I’m working at home today. I’m really fortunate to have a flexible boss, though!

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Another profile facelift! My tastes have changed a lot from when I first discovered loose leaf tea.

I can trace my tea journey back to October 2012, when I discovered DavidsTea. Before that, I had the occasional cup and enjoyed high tea at An Afternoon to Remember, which has since closed.

I went through a period of wanting to try all the teas, and was really into flavored teas, especially dessert blacks, but my tastes have substantially changed over time.

I still enjoy the occasional flavored black or rooibos, but I’m more into unflavored black teas right now and recently, puerh. Chinese black teas are amazing…with their notes of chocolate or sweet potato, who needs a flavored tea? I had a much steeper learning curve when it came to puerh. I used to dump out cups of puerh for tasting like leather. Now, I am really enjoying them. I think it took finding good quality puerh and steeping them gong fu style to really enjoy them.

I also, on occasion, enjoy a good oolong, white, or green tea.

Favorite tea companies right now include: Mandala, Teavivre, Butiki, Golden Moon, Lupicia, and DavidsTea (for teaware mostly).

Just a note: I don’t rate my teas numerically because my iPad doesn’t like the scroll bar. Maybe someday that will change…hint hint, steepster! ;)

P.S. My profile picture is of one of my 2 cats, Holly, who is a little princess but very photogenic, and she loves boxes, including those that bring me tea! :)

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