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drank Paris by Harney & Sons
1943 tasting notes

Ugh, exhausted from traveling. This morning the hot water dispenser in the (new) hotel was so forceful that it rent a hole in the sachet of this tea, letting loose the tea all through my travel mug. I ended up straining it out using the small tea basket on my travel mug and several cups from the hotel, but it was a messy process. Also I am going to run out of sachets before the end of my trip, which is sad (and poor planning on my part, obviously).

Sil

…ooor it’s an excuse to go find a tea shop? or place an order delivered to your hotel? :)

Dinosara

Haha you are incorrigable. There is a tea shop in the area that I plan to check out. :P

Sil

heh well i just know that i’d be doing the same thing!

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Sil

…ooor it’s an excuse to go find a tea shop? or place an order delivered to your hotel? :)

Dinosara

Haha you are incorrigable. There is a tea shop in the area that I plan to check out. :P

Sil

heh well i just know that i’d be doing the same thing!

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I am tea obsessed, with the stash to match. I tend to really enjoy green oolongs, Chinese blacks, and flavored teas with high quality bases, especially florals, bergamot-based teas, and chocolate teas.

In my free time I am a birder, baker, and music/movie/tv addict.

Here are my rating categories, FYI:
100-90: Mind-blowingly good, just right for my palate, and teas that just take me to a happy place.
89-85: I really really like these teas and will keep most of them in the permanent collection, but they’re not quite as spectacular as the top category
84-80: Pretty tasty teas that I enjoy well enough, but definitely won’t rebuy when I run out.
79-70: Teas that I would probably drink again, but only if there were no preferrable options.
69-50: Teas that I don’t really enjoy all that much and wouldn’t drink another cup of.
49 and below: Mega yuck. This tea is just disgusting to me.
Unrated: Usually I feel unqualified to rate these teas because they are types of teas that I tend to not like in general. Sometimes user error or tea brewed under poor conditions.

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