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drank Lady Grey by Twinings
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A nice relaxing cuppa for the afternoon. Wish I were at home with my beautiful mugs and my loose tea collection, but Twinings bagged Lady Grey isn’t the worst thing that could happen. :)

myspecialtea :)

what would you say are the diferences between reg earl grey and "lady Grey??

Uniquity

More lemon flavour and citurs flavour in this than bergamot, if that makes sense. It seems more crisp to me.

teawing

“but Twinings bagged Lady Grey isn’t the worst thing that could happen.”
I find that to be the case with most of their teas, infact there are some I just plain enjoy. This one included.

Uniquity

I haven’t had too many of them, but I really enjoy this one and their blackcurrant. I LOVE that one.

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myspecialtea :)

what would you say are the diferences between reg earl grey and "lady Grey??

Uniquity

More lemon flavour and citurs flavour in this than bergamot, if that makes sense. It seems more crisp to me.

teawing

“but Twinings bagged Lady Grey isn’t the worst thing that could happen.”
I find that to be the case with most of their teas, infact there are some I just plain enjoy. This one included.

Uniquity

I haven’t had too many of them, but I really enjoy this one and their blackcurrant. I LOVE that one.

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I am a lover of many things, but my passions include my records, tea and books (not necessarily in that order!) I embrace local food and good cooking as much as I can, and place great value on time with family and enjoying the bounty of nature. As of January 2014 my husband and I finally moved to the country to be closer to family and continue our journey in a family home. We have been wanting to do this for a couple years, so we are very excited to follow our hearts. We also have a wonderful kitty named Emma that is the princess of the house.

I am drawn toward good Chinese blacks, enjoy some herbals and the odd roasted oolong. Greens and whites can make me nauseous, but I will have flavoured ones on occasion. While I don’t yet adore puerh, I am giving it my best effort. Chamomile and coconut are the devil though, I wish they didn’t exist. Mint has been a particular favourite of mine since childhood, and I enjoy both flavoured and pure teas though unflavoured blacks are tops for me.

As for ratings, I try to only log teas once or twice because I drink a lot of the same ones repeatedly. My rating is based on my perception of the tea at first tasting and is adjusted if anything notable occurs in subsequent cups. I may also factor in the price and customer service but try to note that when I can.

81 – 100: WOW. This is the cream of the crop.
71 – 80: This is a solid tea. I enjoy it, and would recommend it to others, but may not repurchase.
61 – 70: Just okay. I can drink it, but it doesn’t stand out to me. May try again to improve.
41 – 60: Bleh. Might finish it, but it’s not to my taste OR just doesn’t impress me at all.
0 – 40: No thank you, please. Take it away and don’t make me finish the cup.

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