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64 Tasting Notes

89

10 second rinse…
Pervasive Leathery Notes fill my nostrils
45 second steep…
Pervasive Leathery Overtones… With A Mineral Finish… Definitely Tasting the Dry Summer Heat even though it was in my humidor…

Preparation
Boiling 0 min, 45 sec

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89

8 months later there is a new camphor note too it hints of licorice under the tongue aging quite nicely.

humblemumble84

camphor out of a 2007 xia guan?! I will pick one of these up and try. I had a non-gold ribbon 2007 XG tuo last week and it was getting smoother

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84

Love it this is my tea for today!

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84
drank Kukicha by Rishi Tea
64 tasting notes

I’m back been busy but I’m back
BACKLOG: I saw this at whole foods and loved the color bought a bag.
Very creamy and grassy with some sea-spray essence to it :)

Preparation
180 °F / 82 °C 2 min, 0 sec

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72

Made in a gourd.
I liked it ok.

Jillian

Is it hard to make traditional-style mate?

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64
drank Irish Breakfast by Twinings
64 tasting notes

Not horrid I wasn’t getting any aroma though.
The maltiness is just wow O.O

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 0 sec

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89

I love the way this is aging the tobacco taste is really coming through with the peatiness.
I have been aging it in a homemade humidor.

Preparation
Boiling
Geoffrey Norman

How do I say “WANT!” in Mandarin?

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63

Smooth and rich but the taste is flat sadly.
Thank you for the sample Mel!

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 3 min, 0 sec

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82
drank Ancient Pu-Erh by World Market
64 tasting notes

Very smooth and soothing shu. It’s like my chicken soup :)

Preparation
Boiling

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I’m holding off on rating till I don’t have a sore throat.
Sweet and mildly astringent.

Preparation
175 °F / 79 °C 2 min, 0 sec
JacquelineM

Oh no, not another holiday sick person! I hope you feel better soon – rest, rest, rest!

Ross Duff

Thanks :)

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I mainly focus on Greens(Yes Matcha Too), Reds, Whites, Oolongs, and Pu Erhs, but I have been known to go on excursions to the flavored side. No CTC and No Sweeteners. Oh and Yixing Pots I love those and Celadon Jingdenzen.

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