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400th tasting note, baby!

I got this tea on my recently davidstea order, which was mostly teaware with some teas tossed in to hit the free shipping.

Hmmm. This tea is interesting. I like coconut and mint – however I got too much apple taste for my first infusion with mint being on the back burner. Second infusion was really good and what I was expecting the tea to taste like – creamy coconut + mint – YUM!

Full review with pictures at my blog. http://oolongowl.wordpress.com/2013/01/20/cocomint-cream-from-davidstea-tea-review/

Preparation
Boiling 4 min, 0 sec
Kittenna

Congrats, 400!! Look at you go! I’m trying to hit 1200 by my “Steepster Anniversary”, which is in about… 9 days….

Claire

Congrats on 400!

I ♥ NewYorkCiTEA

Happy 400th! And ty for posting that which reminded me to check my count so that I actually noticed I’ll be 500 in 10 more notes. oh wow.

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Kittenna

Congrats, 400!! Look at you go! I’m trying to hit 1200 by my “Steepster Anniversary”, which is in about… 9 days….

Claire

Congrats on 400!

I ♥ NewYorkCiTEA

Happy 400th! And ty for posting that which reminded me to check my count so that I actually noticed I’ll be 500 in 10 more notes. oh wow.

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I’m a tea blogger – The Oolong Owl
www.OolongOwl.com – I do tea reviews, obsessively photograph teas with mischievous crocheted Owls and get tea drunk. I am also a crochet / knitting designer at Awkward Soul Designs.

I was raised on floral oolongs and green teas, mostly “beauty” teas. Early on as a kid, I can guzzle an entire pot of tea (or two) at a Chinese or Japanese restaurant.
These days I like adventurous and interesting tea blends. I’m fearless in trying new teas! I’m into oolong, pu’erh, white, green, black, guayusa, mate and herbals. I’m not into red rooibos but I keep buying it anyway.

The tea brand that got me started into loose leaf teas was DAVIDsTea. I used to live in Vancouver Canada and had access to their shop, however that is now limited since I moved to southern California.

However, the perks of living in the US is ultra cheap, fast shipping! Since then, my tea stash insanely expanded.

Other stuff I’m into that sneaks into my tea notes: Brazilian jiu-jitsu, metal music, drawing, painting, cooking, photography and nail polish.

BTW, my Steepster cupboard is not even close to accurate and I track my teas on a spreadsheet. Last update 512 Teas May 2015.

To contact me for reviews, check out my blog and email me at [email protected]

Location

Long Beach, CA

Website

http://oolongowl.com/

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