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85
drank Elixo by Domo
4661 tasting notes

I am finishing off the last of what TeaEqualsBliss sent me of this today. I figure since I am at the tail end of whatever I had this past week and a half, it would be a good time to get some extra vitamin C, just in case whatever this was decides it wants to come back.

This reminds me a bit of Tang – or at least as I remember Tang since it’s been YEARS since I’ve had the stuff. Only it’s hot. It has the same citrus-y, sweet-tart taste, but with a surprising peppery kick at the end of the sip. I noticed last night that the peppery taste develops as I continued to sip, and by the time I made my way down to the bottom of the cup I had a nice pepper aftertaste that was really quite nice.

This tisane also did a nice job of helping to clear up the congestion which is still present. This is actually something I’m going to add to my mental shopping list… I think I would like to keep some of this on hand.

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85
drank Elixo by Domo
4661 tasting notes

Thank you to TeaEqualsBliss for sending me this tea to try.

I probably should have had some of this a couple of days ago, but since I hadn’t yet tried it, I didn’t want to drink something while sick that I hadn’t yet tasted and reviewed. Yes, I am a tea reviewer first, and my illnesses come second to that. It’s one of the sacrifices I make for my tea reviewing.

This is actually quite tasty. As a dry powder, I do get the flintstone vitamin smell that TeaEqualsBliss described in her previous tasting note.

This is quite sweet, and very flavorful. It is one that even at my worst point, I would be able to taste which is a good thing. It tastes good hot and cold. The cayenne is not a powerful flavor, but I can feel the burn-tingle of it at the finish. It has a very citrus-y taste with a peppery ginger finish. I don’t get much in the way of rooibos taste, which is a good thing.

I like it!

TeaEqualsBliss

I was thinking of revisiting this one today actually! :)

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84
drank Elixo by Domo
6770 tasting notes

Sipdown and backlog…TANGY! See previous notes

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84
drank Elixo by Domo
6770 tasting notes

Citrus and sour but in a good and fun way! See my other notes…

Cofftea

I’m assuming this is red rooibos? If so, I’ll stick to my matcha OJ.

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84
drank Elixo by Domo
6770 tasting notes

SHAKE BEFORE YOU MAKE it says on the package…ok…I did…then after I thought it was safe to smell…I sniffed and the powder went right up my nose! LOL

Anyhow…smells like Vitamin C Flinstone Vitamins from when I was a kid. The taste is incredibly sweet – sugary – and citrusy-tart but very interesting and very much Vitamin C.

The taste is good but VERY powerful!!!! If you need a vitamin C kick – try this!

Jaime

I so need some of this right now.

Stephen Wise

Snorting tea? I do it with $100 bills!

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87
drank Vanilla Cloud matcha by Domo
6770 tasting notes

Matcha-Thon Matcha #4…
I’ve always LOVED this one!

I wish they would come out with more flavors at Domo!

Yup! It’s startin’ to work!
YAY! I’m totally running on tea this past week – hardly any sleep and I need to keep on keepin’ on!

BRING IT ON! More Matcha!

Azzrian

Vanilla CLOUD sounds nice sort of marshmallow like OMG Marshmallow Matcha! Does anyone have that? RedLeaf would I bet! Vanilla Marshmallow Matcha OMG! Sorry I got off track lol

Azzrian

Nope they don’t have marshmallow. Bummer

TeaEqualsBliss

I wish Frank at 52 Teas would get into more Flavored Matchas!

LiberTEAS

I got an email from them recently asking for suggestions… I will have to write them again and mention Marshmallow… because that DOES sound like an amazing flavor.

DaisyChubb

And then a graham cracker matcha… you know. for smores.

I would love if frank got a few more matchas out there!

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87
drank Vanilla Cloud matcha by Domo
6770 tasting notes

Vanilla, sugary goodness…a little bit on the light side so I added roughly 4 tsp – it’s nice…see previous notes…FLASHBACK Taste of the Day!

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87
drank Vanilla Cloud matcha by Domo
6770 tasting notes

A little lighter today but still nice!

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87
drank Vanilla Cloud matcha by Domo
6770 tasting notes

Nearly chugging a warm cuppa this right now…vanilla! yeah! See my other notes! ALSO…Jason and Ricky added a Matcha Category! Woot! I’m in the process of editing existing matchas to now include that in their description/category…feel free to edit any you find…too…I have a start on it but it will be an ongoing project I am sure!

http://steepster.com/teas?matcha=on

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87
drank Vanilla Cloud matcha by Domo
6770 tasting notes

I should be bouncing off the walls with all the matcha I have been drinking today but so far I’m feeling pretty ‘normal’.

Anyhow…I am choosing
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOkID1qzR6A
Obscured By Clouds by Pink Floyd for this one!

The vanilla is yummy in this and I can make a ‘puffy’ connection like with clouds…so…yeah…I ‘get it’.

This is sweet and smooth and vanilla and almost candy like. I am upping the rating!

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87
drank Vanilla Cloud matcha by Domo
6770 tasting notes

Semi Sugary-sweet, a good amount of Vanilla. VERY SMOOTH! Pretty tasty.

LauraR

This sounds really good!

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97

I kinda forgot I still had a lil bit of this! So…here’s to a SIPDOWN! I did much more than I usually do – about 2 Tbs just for kicks! And it’s a lot sweeter and almost candy like. I sure hope Domo comes our with more of their flavored matchas soon!

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97

Really great. See other notes…had a triple shot today!

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97

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rog8ou-ZepE
I’m drinking this only to hear this song! LOL
No…I do like this and am in POWDER form today so…I might just dedicate the rest of my day to powder-related teas!

VANILLA ICE!!!!!
Woot! Woot!

I would like to try this iced…I’m drinking it hot right now. I would also like to try some of the ‘dirty’ versions (with alcohol)

Totally LOVING this game today btw…I hope you all will play! I know a few of you already are! If you have no idea what I am talking about check out the discussion board!

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97

Yet another one i HAD to try ASAP and I’ll be brief yet tease you because I am going to post a FULL REVIEW later this week!!!

Aroma prior to whisk – Vanilla Hot Chocolate-type
After – Vanilla Rooibos

Color – cloud dark reddish brown

Taste – WOW! Not only is it rooibos sweet but it’s SUGAR Sweet! And a lovely Vanilla! This is very VERY sweet and sugary and treat-like! WOW!!!!!

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95
drank Caramel Sutra Chai by Domo
6770 tasting notes

I’m going to miss this SO MUCH!
Don’t know what you have til it’s gone!? OH! I KNOW what I had and it was wonderful!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUmdWdEgHgk
The Cranberries – When Your Gone

I miss this already and I’m drinking the last bit as I type this…

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95
drank Caramel Sutra Chai by Domo
6770 tasting notes

Check out my full review here
http://sororiteasisters.com/2010/10/05/caramel-sutra-chai-from-domo/

Some additional notes for this specific attempt:

I really think with this the MORE the merrier! I started off with 2 teaspoons and it was fairly pale and I would say I could pick up the cinnamon and a very little caramel. I added more and the sugary-likeness jumped in! I added even more and noticed the Nutmeg and Ginger more than I had in previous attempts! I would say my first attempt was my favorite attempt with this – it seems sweeter – but this was nice too! Rating stays the same.

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95
drank Caramel Sutra Chai by Domo
6770 tasting notes

JUST received this and HAD to try it! I’m going to feature a FULL REVIEW tomorrow on
http://sororiteasisters.com/

Some MISC notes here first…
Smell before infusing…Fall Spices, sugary-caramel, Chai-like, Hot chocolate smelling-almost
During – Fall Chai Latte-esque

Taste: Semi-sugary sweet caramel flavors, chai flavors

I’ve NEVER tasted anything like this…EVER. Thumbs up for that!!!!

Cofftea

Domo needs to hire me. Like now. LOL.

Meghann M

I wish they sold bags smaller than 1lb. That is so much tea! But may have to pic up their chocolate matcha! All teas sound Yum!

Cofftea

Sadly, I wouldn’t have any problem going thru 1lb of the matcha… but I definitely agree. Due to the size that’s probably the only tea I’ll purchase.

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84

OH! Eeeeek! I believe this has…expired…or something…oh well…it was my last lil bit before it was gone anyways. Rating based on last few attempts…

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84

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QsGIDFTURaY
I have ALWAYS loved LOVED loved this song! Ecstasy by Rusted Root! LOVE it!
Then again…what do you expect from a Hippie!? LOL

Okay…I think I might get some comments about this one…but…
I used 8 tsps of this in about 6 or a little more ounces of water and I FINALLY found the Chocolate!!!!!

It takes a lot but it’s worth it!

Batrachoid

…Okay, that’s it. You’re getting toenail tuocha in the mail, missy. So there! ) ’:

Cofftea

That, my dear, is a crapload of matcha! As much as I don’t like matcha lattes, I also can’t imaggine making this w/ water…

TeaEqualsBliss

I knew you would comment on this Cofftea! LOL :) Cheers!

TeaEqualsBliss

Toenail Tuocha!? LOL

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84

I cannot lose this momentum while writing today so it’s on to the MATCHA!!!!!!!!
I added a splash of rice milk to this and it did make it a little more chocolate-like…moreso in the finish on to the aftertaste…

Cofftea

MUST, MUST, MUST have!:)

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84

I’ve said it before and I will say it again…LiberTEAS spoils me!!!!!

I was very eager to try this!

I’m a bit confused but we will see if that turns to joy once I sip! The reason!? The color of this is much different that I expected! It looks like a cloudy milk…I was thinking it would look like chocolate milk or something…

Taste is fairly mellow and very milky and has a slight cocoa taste at the end of the sip and on to the after taste…

I think I am going to add more…

OH YEAH! That makes a difference! I started with a little over 1 TBS and added 2 more…it’s more than suggested as they suggest 1-2 T but I figured I would try 3!

The color is still milky but with a cocoa and greenish tint to it. The smell is like milk with a hint of chocolate.

The taste is still quite gentle on the chocolate but VERY Creamy/Milky! This is very, very tasty! Just wished it had more chocolate! BUT…I still like it A LOT!

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