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90
drank Chestnut Green Tea by Lupicia
258 tasting notes

How utterly weird – this is so much closer to what I expected the Milk Caramel I tried yesterday to be. And may I say wow. This is a very impressive tea.

In the bag it smells like a gooey, chestnutty bread pudding. There is a toffee-like quality to it, too, which carries through right into the cup. Steeped, it’s all melty toffee and chestnut – it reminds me a lot of making ice cream; as it simmers, the custard base carries the same thick sweetness that comes through in this tea. Every sip is beautifully balanced – silky, creamy and rich.

It’s even ridiculously good cold.

This is probably the last time I’m going to review this many Lupicia teas in a row, because I feel nothing like my disdainful, tea-litist self after six of these lovefests. Read this in the meantime, lest you forget my true nature: http://steepster.com/clareborn/posts/212352

Lupicia, please marry me. Please, please, pleaaasehhhh.

[From my Lupicia order to Rome, April 2014.]

Preparation
Boiling 1 min, 30 sec
TeaBrat

ahh, I love this one too!

DeliriumsFrogs

HAHAHA! I loved your link to your ‘true nature’. Your tea logs are the best, Anna…

Sil

my hairs would be sad if you married tea..

Anna

Aaah! Frawgy! It’s you, I know you! I had no idea you were following me. <3

Aw, Siller, my hairs would only marry your hairs, you know this. You know. And, more importantly, they know.

Sil

my hairs want to wrap themselves up in your hairs..

Anna

They will have hairspoons forever and ever always.

OMGsrsly

Oh, Anna! That linked note is the Best Thing Evar, I think. :D :D So amazing.

Anna

Hahaha, thanks – you know, I actually FOUND the tea of horror in a store a while back, I’m just going to buy it and send out a bag with every single swap from now on. It will be the swap equivalent of a letter signed in BLOOD.

OMGsrsly

You’ll have to include a link to your tasting note when people let you know they’ve received the package. :D

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98
drank Golden Honey Dew by Lupicia
1338 tasting notes

Thank you Dustin for sending me some of this tea. I actually already had some on the way to me as it inspired a swap between me and jump62359. Now that I have tried it, I am so grateful there will be more of this in my cupboard because it is amazing! Honestly, I can see why jump62359 loves it so much.

This tea is pure, unadulterated melon flavor. No rooibos to be found, just sweet and refreshing melon. Between this and Melon Oolong, I am 100% convinced that Lupicia can do no wrong when it comes to that flavor. This will definitely be stocked if I ever get the chance because I would happily drink this daily.

ETA: Oh tea, you so great! Even the resteep is incredibly delicious!!!

Courtney

I wish there were more green rooibos blends. It’s much less offensive than red.

Sil

want

jump62359

This tea is my baby okay! I care for it so much and I make sure that my cupboard never runs out of it :)
I’m really happy that you like it!

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83
drank Hanalei by Lupicia
1338 tasting notes

So this tea smells exactly like banana medicine. In fact, as I held the cup and went to search it up, I caught myself writing “banana medicine”. Luckily, I really like that flavor.

Tastewise, the banana medicine, though present, is a bit more muted than the smell would suggest. It combines nicely with a creamy coconut and a slight hint of rooibos. Really, really good. Plus, it is caffeine-free! I would definitely get more of this.

Thank you Dustin for sharing!!

Courtney

Gaaah banana medicine.

caile

I like the smell of banana medicine, but I have never actually tasted it. Banana and coconut sound good though!

VariaTEA

Somehow I knew that would capture your attention. If I hadn’t sent your package already, I might have slipped a sample into the package. However, there is the rooibos flavor so I am not sure if you would have liked it.

TeaBrat

Darn, I kind of wanted this one.

Courtney

Ah yes. Rooibos is tricky, but banana medicine is so delightful. I must find all banana medicine-like teas at once.

whatshesaid

Banana medicine!! The second best thing about childhood (right after Flintstone vitamins of course :))

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95

I AM BEATING MYSELF UP FOR NOT TRYING THIS TEA SOONER! Sooo good! The dry leaf smells like a strawberry milkshake. Chocolate Strawberry Puer steeped up tastes like melted milk chocolate over an earthy pu’er base. End of sip, a really nice tart strawberry takes over and lingers for awhile.

The pu’er base is key here – it’s mellow and not fermented at all. Perfect for someone wanting to try pu’er. Its rich enough to be able to ID it as pu’er, but not too wild so it pairs well with the chocolate. Also, Chocolate Strawberry Pu’er tastes just like those japanese Meiji strawberry chocolates.

Full review on my blog, The Oolong Owl http://oolongowl.com/chocolate-strawberry-puer-lupicia-oolong-owl-tea-review/

Preparation
Boiling 1 min, 45 sec 2 tsp 12 OZ / 354 ML
Anna

I am SO EXCITED there is so much Lupicia love on my dash lately!

Dkcox50

Yum! I agree that’s it is a very tasty tea! I’m on my second bag…have been drinking this tea for about a year and a half. Will probably always want to have some around.

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81
drank Banane Chocolate by Lupicia
1392 tasting notes

Someone is making me mad on the internet. Go figure.

But, omg, I forgot I made this tea, even though it was just 5 minutes ago and the first sip was so delicious and sweet that it made EVERYTHING OK.

/phew/

keychange

Do you need us to go and deliver that person an internet roundhouse kick?

Cavocorax

Ahahahahah.

oddree

Teach them to mess with ppl hopped up on tea !!!

TheTeaFairy

I’m with you guys, my internet kicks are legendary…

Courtney

Haha I love these comments.

Cavocorax

I shall keep all of you in mind next time… DUN DUN DUN…. someone is annoying on the internet.

…could be any minute now…

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80
drank Kotobuki by Lupicia
258 tasting notes

I had no special hopes for this one – I know I’m beginning to sound like a broken record here, but this order was the first time I purchased from Lupicia without doing the full-on, in-store smelling thing, so I really just picked out things that could just as easily be a miss.

In the bag, this is a beautiful oolong – it comes out even prettier steeped, and that’s high praise indeed for a pile of wet tea leaf. It smells fantastic. I don’t even know how to describe it – I’m trying to think back to my own experiences with mirabelle plums, and I keep coming back to this cake, or this tarte, really, compact like a clafoutis but far less eggy, with plums. Their skins were a deep burgundy purple, though, not the pale gold that makes me think of mirabelles.

What really, really, really gets me here, though – and keep in mind I’m still just smelling this tea – is the presence of heavy, smooth, thick vanilla. It’s right there, at the end of the sniff, as exciting and unexpected as the return of a long-lost lover. Same thing in the cup – first a crazy, jubilant, sweetplummy fruitiness, and then the lushest of , Baby. You’re back. vanilla sips. There is definitely a floral element here, too, but I’ve had enough of Lupicia’s flavoured oolongs to place this firmly in the fruit category.

This is really quite something, a wonderful tea, but I’ve been so radically spoiled in terms of Lupicia oolongs that I don’t quite know how to grade this. If I were to change this rating in the future, though, I’m pretty sure it would be nudged upwards, rather than downwards.

[From my Lupicia order to Rome, April 2014.]

Preparation
Boiling 1 min, 30 sec

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99
drank Yume by Lupicia
672 tasting notes

When I’m in a Nanowrimo session I tend to think of my tea as “writer juice,” like, “oh, time to do some writing, let me brew up some writer juce so I can get down to it.” Its so helpful, having a delicious cup at my side as I hash out plot and try to name all my characters.
This is a good one. Soft, creamy, and a delight to sip. Puts me in a good mood.
Back to writing!

gmathis

Writer juice! I like that. Good for squoozing out activity ideas for fifth-graders, too. I certainly understand the “hashing out copy blues,” but I couldn’t coax a plot out of my brain if my life depended on it :)

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70
drank Cerisier Vert by Lupicia
258 tasting notes

I already told you about the liquid, cherry-flavoured penicillin that was forced upon me when I was but a tiny Anna, so I will spare you a rerun. Keywords like, ‘very vomity’, ‘traumatized’, and ‘still terrified of Dr. Pepper’ might help jog your memory.

Artificial cherry flavouring, hence, is about as far from what I can take as possible, palate wise. So in the interest of pushing boundaries, here I am with some of this. I don’t know if it’s one of those limited edition blends, but it comes in a special, extra-pretty tin, which is nice.

Again, I am conflicted when it comes to cherry. I mean – what do cherries smell like? What do they taste like? It’s one of the most elusive flavours to me, which might be a further reason (I mean in addition to the PTSD, mom) why it’s so hard for me to accept artificial cherry flavouring.

So does the dry tea smell like cherry? I don’t know. It doesn’t smell of Dr. Pepper, not even close to anything coughsyrupy or medical. It could be cherry preserves, I guess – more like jam than maraschino, though. The scent is rich and thick and darkly, stickily red – it makes me think of the cherry pie in Twin Peaks.

In the cup, the scent metamorphoses to something much closer to the cherry I’m used to. But as you may remember, Lupicia also do the bitter almondy, plummy nuance of stone fruit – Ume Vert is one of my most unexpected favourites. This scent lands somewhere in between. I get both the plum pit and the potentially scary cherry.

Taste wise, I’m surprised to say I can drink this without any signs of retching or wanting to curl up in a fetal position and mutter reassuringly to myself. The steeped tea is in no way cloying, and the aftertaste is lightly floral. All in all, this is a fairly delicate tea – not overly complex, but pleasant and highly drinkable. If I sound detached, it’s because I have no idea what just happened, but apparently there’s a cherry-flavoured tea that I can both drink and enjoy? Okay – mind blown.

ETA: Well, this is definitely a limited edition… with the little kicker that it actually doesn’t exist on the US site. This is a first, but the US do get the black version, and it’s called Cerisier, so that’s the name I’ll enter into the database. Oh, Japan, you and your obsession with French stuff. SO confuse.

ETA 2: In other news, French Lupicia have now added an English version of the website… with English names that are direct translations of the French names for the teas, and not pulled from the US site. Just to make things a little bit more confusing. But hey, somewhere a translator got paid, and I’m all for that.

[From my Lupicia order to Rome, April 2014.]

Preparation
Boiling 1 min, 30 sec
Cheri

I took a lot of antibiotics as a child, and they always put horrible flavors in them. I don’t ever remember cherry, but to this day I hate fake strawberry and especially fake banana. Bubblegum is also terrible.

Anna

I also got the fake banana. Urrrrrgh. It’s still difficult, but I managed to down quite a few banana split ice cream daiquiris (I did it for science) when I was in NOLA in March – so I think I’m improving.

When they wanted to make me try the strawberry-flavoured one, my mom said, ‘No. This child will henceforth swallow huge pills.’ and so I did that instead. Much better.

MissLena

For me it’s bubblegum – we had this horrible fluoride rinse in my elementary school days called Swish that was bubblegum flavored and absolutely terrible. Ughh shudders

OMGsrsly

I still have to use the bubblegum flavoured fluoride. It’s still gross. I actually just recently really got into strawberry flavoured things. I used to hate it so much because of medicines!

Cheri

I can’t imagine enjoying a banana split daiquiri unless it had real banana in it…and even then, maybe not. Ugh. Oh and I forgot about the bubblegum fluoride crud. YUCK!!!

Anna

It was pretty much blended ice cream with alcohol. It was amazing.

Anna

Also that bubblegum thing sounds horrifying, Our fluoride rinse tasted just very… generically rinsy.

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84
drank Golden Honey Dew by Lupicia
37 tasting notes

This was a special offering from jump62359 in the Teeny Traveling Tea Box. You will see on my profile that I’m not exactly a rooibos fan. I don’t usually like flavored teas much and I especially don’t usually like fruity tea. I had no idea that I would actually like this. Apparently green rooibos is good. This tastes just exactly like honeydew melon. It is pale and pretty and tastes juicy and just happy. This would be a PERFECT bedtime tea for sweet dreams. It is unfortunate you can only get this by walking into a store in California or I would actually go buy this. I know. I’m as surprised as anyone.

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80
drank Houji Fruits by Lupicia
258 tasting notes

Oh, oh, oh, so nice. You remember that little Apricot Houji burial that took place at Fiumicino a while back? http://steepster.com/clareborn/posts/229850

This one has that same perfectly balanced smooth houijicha base with the addition of fruitiness. Comparing this to the apricot is somewhat unfair – in that tea, one fruit was allowed the full range of flavour, and, at that, the fruit in question was one Lupicia pulled off flawlessly. In this case, the fruit flavour is more generic.

It’s not quite Apple & Berry territory, but muscat grape and apple, well – they do blend together fairly seamlessly, and I can’t say I distinguish the individual fruit flavours. I think that’s good, because I was somewhat put off by the apple when I considered this – Lupicia’s apple is a crisp, green one with a slightly yeasty aftertaste I wasn’t convinced would go well with the earthy houji.

Here, though, the apple is rounded off by the muscat grape on the tonguetip – their sweetness slowly dissipates to give way to the full earthiness of the houji, which is as exceptional as always. The booziness of the dry tea is quite toned down in the cup, which I consider a good thing in this case – I do love my boozy teas, but when the base tea is this good, I want it to shine.

(Also a big thanks to darling devious tea temptress Christina for pointing me in the way of some other flavoured houjichas that I am now dying to try.)

[From my Lupicia order to Rome, April 2014.]

Preparation
Boiling 1 min, 30 sec

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75
drank Milk Caramel by Lupicia
258 tasting notes

This is interesting – I bought this with very low expectations, as it sounds so generic – I mean, caramel this or caramel that seems to be in everything – it’s hardly a novelty.

Then again, it’s Lupicia, so I absolutely had to try it.

In the bag, this is a boozefest – a very liqueurey caramel, which really does veer far closer to hazelnut. I think this would have been the potentially fatal flaw of this tea – the blend of sweet, thick dulce de leche caramel and the roasty houjicha adds up to something very close to hazelnut/walnut/whatevernut tea, as it is generally presented in much lesser (yes, I mean German) blends.

But even though the flavour is very familiar, Lupicia take it to another level entirely. This is what really does it for me with their teas – they never feel disgusting or wrong in any way. I have never had a green anynut-flavoured tea that didn’t make my throat slightly itchy as the liquid cooled, or that wasn’t thick and oily from the leaf. But this one? No – every sip is clean and smooth, all toasted nut caramel. Even cold, the dregs of this are beautiful. I’d latte the fuck out of this one if I could.

I don’t want any of the other nut teas anymore (coconut, you are exempt and may go back to your seat) because this is all I’m going to need. (And I haven’t felt like that about anything since, say, February 2012 or so.)

[From my Lupicia order to Rome, April 2014.]

Preparation
Boiling 1 min, 30 sec
VariaTEA

Anna, we are tea twins today!!!

CHAroma

Mmmm, reading your review reminded me how much I love this tea even though I haven’t tasted it in years. I need to pick some up!

Sil

want

Anna

VariaTEA – yes! And now I REALLY REALLY have to try Japon even more, haha.

CHAroma – have you had it with milk? Was it good?

Siller – add it to the swaplist, then. Type type! Swift pawfeets!

Sil

swap list! oh noes..my hairs, they were slacking…

VariaTEA

I am always happy to share some Japon :)

Anna

Sil – Siller Slackerhairs.

VariaTEA – Aww, that’s so sweet of you. Well, it certainly doesn’t seem like I’ll be getting it any other way (SIDE-EYE LAURENT) so let’s consider a swap, maybe? =)

VariaTEA

Haha I think we decided like a month ago to swap and nothing ever came of it :P. This time, we must be proactive

Anna

Oh, the SWAMP that is my inbox. I really must try to go through it some day, but all those nice messages! I love them! Nooooo.

Do you remember what we talked about swapping then?

CHAroma

The last time I tried this tea was back in 2010 before I found Steepster. I believe I drank it straight with no additions.

Anna

Oh, it’s definitely time to get some more and see if your palate changed! Always scary, but interesting.

VariaTEA

I have no idea. I just remember we decided in the comments of another tasting note and then nothing ever happened. Haha. C’est la vie.

Anna

Haha, yeah – but let’s make it happen. I’ll come find you after my deadlines.

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71
drank Milk Caramel by Lupicia
1338 tasting notes

Thank you Kat_Maria for sharing this with me. Surprisingly, I am not loving it. I mean, Milk Caramel sounds AMAZING but is really just okay. To be honest, I am actually thankful to have found a Lupicia blend that is mediocre because I don’t think my wallet could handle it if they were all amazing!!

I realized I said nothing about this tea. Whoops, fail. It is essentially a very mellow hojicha with a buttery smooth caramel flavor. Also, it is getting better as it cools, though I still feel as though something is missing. Perhaps it is because hojicha is roasty, thus reminiscent of a genmaicha, and the caramel flavor is making me want Japon. Not bad, but not amazing either.

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79
drank Jardin Sauvage by Lupicia
596 tasting notes

This was a bagged offering I grabbed from a tea box a while back, and while I was working on dinner yesterday, figured I’d brew it up.

The dry bag smells nothing like what I was expecting! It smells like lemon cream and is heavenly! I could seriously keep this bag and just like give it a good sniff once in a while. But that’s kind of weird, so I’ll hold off.

The flavor is a sweet creamy lemon, with a touch of mango. It’s very gentle, and just slightly tropical. The rooibos is pretty much a non existent flavor, so this is a delicious caffeine-free/rooibos option for me!

It’s also fantastic iced. Very fresh and refreshing. Yum!

Preparation
Boiling 7 min, 0 sec
TeaBrat

yes, I love this one iced!

music27note

Sounds delicious!

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70
drank Grapefruit Green by Lupicia
1189 tasting notes

From the queue

This one is from the EU TTB, round 2. I don’t drink very much green tea, leaning mostly towards black, flavoured and unflavoured alike, but I’m trying to remember that there are other types in the world as well. Therefore I’m only using half of this to try it. There little use in taking all of it, when I might end up forgetting I have it.

The leaf smells very lovely of grapefruit, and it’s not just generic citrus and suspiciously lemon-y, it’s actual real grapefruit. The scent of the zest, rather than the flesh of the fruit, really. This is also true after steeping, although here the zestyness is softened by the aroma of the base.

This is very strongly flavoured. It tastes like eating a grapefruit, and I can’t pick up the slightest hint of the base at all. I’m a bit torn about this. I like a flavoured tea to taste like what it has been flavoured with, but I also like it to not be so strong that I can only taste flavouring. This one is definitely in the ‘all flavouring, no base’ camp. This could have been anything. From what I can tell, it could have been flavoured water. I rather like to be able to taste that I’m drinking tea, if that makes any sense.

So I’m ambivalent on this one. It tastes lovely like grapefruit, and I’m very fond of grapefruit. But it doesn’t really feel like I’m drinking tea, and this bothers me, so although it’s lovely, I’m still a bit disappointed by it.

keychange

This actually makes me want to taste it even ore, because I don’t think I’m a fan of greens getting in the way of flavouring haha.

Anna

Haha, yes, I’m with keychange on this one. Oh, Angface. My favourite taste nemesis. <3

Angrboda

I had one today that I only found slightly more drinkable than you did!

Anna

Gasp!

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78
drank Té de Frutas by Lupicia
1338 tasting notes

Sipdown!! (175)

This cup has much more lychee flavor than the last. If I didn’t know any better, I would assume I was drinking a straight lychee tea with no other flavors. It is a great tasting tea, I just wished it delivered on what it promised. Nonetheless, I am happy to have tried it and may even restock when I get my cupboard under control (though I believe that means I have to go to San Francisco). Thank you for sharing, Kat_Maria!!

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80
drank Strawberry & Vanilla by Lupicia
1338 tasting notes

Sipdown!! (176)

Thank you Kat_Maria for the couple teabags of this tea. The green base is a bit more present in this cup than the last but it is not vegetal, rather just a touch leafy. However, the more prominent flavor is the creamy strawberry milkshake taste that comes out of the strawberry and vanilla intermingling.

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88
drank Melon Oolong by Lupicia
1338 tasting notes

Well, I am jumping on the Melon Oolong bandwagon. This is amazing! No oolong flavor at all, just nice refreshing melon. I think I prefer this melon flavor to Cantaloupe and Cream even. I would definitely keep this one stocked. Thank you Kat_Maria for the sample of this tea. It seems that everyone has been loving this tea lately so I am grateful to have gotten a taste of it.

ETA: I resteeped this and the oolong is coming out a bit more but the melon flavor is still delicious.

Courtney

Preference over Cantaloupe & Cream? I will be on the hunt now.

VariaTEA

It is different because this is straight melon as opposed to just creamy melon but I think I do prefer it.

keychange

This one is the best melon tea in the world. For sure.

Amariel

Oh nice!

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85
drank Cinnamon Cookie Puer by Lupicia
1392 tasting notes

The first few sips: Hmm. This is ok . Dark. Rich. It’s decent.

The next few minutes: OMG. Something smells amazing. It’s like fresh baking. And like fancy whiskey and other dark earthy things. Tobacco. Gun oil.

After: It’s the tea? Oh wow. Now that it’s cooled I taste far more cinnamon and puerh. The mouthfeel does suggest a warm pastry. Excellent.

Will have to re-steep this one as well. Today may be a day of many resteeps and less variety but that’s ok. I want to experience this tea completely.

ETA: So far I love Lupicia. What don’t I love? Their 50g bags aren’t resealable. Also, they don’t ship to Canada and when I emailed to ask if they had any plans to change their international policies I got nothing. Nothing but heartbreak.

Preparation
Boiling 2 min, 0 sec
Stephanie

This sounds tasty!

keychange

the bags aren’t resealable! are you serious?!?!?!!?

TeaBrat

I find if you just put a rubber band around them after you open them, they are fine for the most part. Occasionally I transfer mine to tins though.

whatshesaid

Why do tea companies love to hate on Canada?!?

TAKE MY MONEY!!

keychange

No kidding! ship to us, ffs!!

Dustin

I had this in my basket on my last order, but I decided to be reasonable and took it out. Now I have nothing but regrets. :(
I love the smell of gun oil.

Shmiracles

i’m getting some lupicia from a friend in a swap! it’s in the mail!
and i’ve had a lupicia order open in my browser for weeks! this will be a lupicia spring & summer. completely.

Sil

i bought bag closing things from TTC in my last order and they work nicely for lupicia bags and others that are not resealable.

Cavocorax

Yay for swaps!
And I will have to keep an eye open for those clips!

Dustin

I have gotten the clips that Lupicia sells for much less at grocery stores before. It looks like Ikea and Amazon have them too. http://www.amazon.com/BEVARA-SEALING-ASSORTED-COLORS-SIZES/dp/B004HHATDU/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1397004788&sr=8-8&keywords=chip+clips
Personally I just use small binder clips. http://www.amazon.com/OfficemateOIC-Metallic-Binder-Assorted-31053/dp/B008OIB4AK/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1397005079&sr=8-8&keywords=binder+clips

And I’m in on the Lupicia spring! At the end of May I’ll be heading out to where they have a couple stores! I’m suuuuuuper excited. Forget visiting with family and friends, I’m going tea shopping!

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85
drank Cinnamon Cookie Puer by Lupicia
1392 tasting notes

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93
drank Caramel & Rum by Lupicia
6 tasting notes

Love the depth of taste and smoothness of this rooibos – so comforting. Perfect way to end the day, or to take the edge off a difficult afternoon at work. I shared some with a coworker who was pretty dubious since he’s mainly a coffee drinker, and he came back and asked for some more the next day.

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58
drank Lanikai by Lupicia
80 tasting notes

The main scent and taste when brewed is that of vanilla. The pineapple is completely lost and the taste is very sweet. It smells less sweet than it tastes, but the vanilla is overpowering. The mixture of vanilla and coconut makes it lean towards a chocolate tea, and makes the black tea taste similar to a red roobois.

Flavors: Coconut, Vanilla

Preparation
1 tsp 8 OZ / 236 ML

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74

It’s strawberry season here and I decided I was going to make a smoothie with the strawberries I got yesterday, a bit of pineapple, hemp seeds and this matcha. Overall my concoction isn’t bad, it’s a bit on the tart side. Normally I add bananas to smoothies but this morning I was all out. At least this is a healthy breakfast, though you can’t really taste the matcha in it.

Oddly enough I woke up in the middle of the night again with arm pain and swelling in my hands and fingers. I don’t quite understand how a shoulder fracture could be causing all these issues but my PT seems to think it’s due to the time I was immobolized in the sling. I haven’t been wearing the sling for 3 weeks, I wonder when my body will adjust?

At least it looks like a gorgeous day here…

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80
drank Strawberry & Vanilla by Lupicia
1338 tasting notes

I have come to the conclusion that Lupicia knows what they are doing when it comes to strawberry flavor. This is an amazing green tea that tastes exactly like what it’s name implies: strawberry & vanilla. Plain and simple and really great. Plus, no grassiness from the base. Oh, and it can be brewed at boiling, which is always nice. Thank you Kat_Maria for sharing a couple of teabags with me :).

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78
drank Té de Frutas by Lupicia
1338 tasting notes

Thank you Kat_Maria for sending a sample of this tea my way. It is a very pleasant, fruity tea. It has a nice berry flavor with a hint of lychee at the end of the sip. Nothing mindblowing but I am happy to have a couple more cups.

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