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drank Daydreamer by DAVIDsTEA
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So at first sip, I thought this was great. So yummy! the citrus was so balanced, without overtaking the tea. but then as it cooled… the orange became fake and I got notes of Jasmine underneath it all. Y’all know how I feel about Jasmine…
I couldn’t even finish the cup. Bleh.
This tea tricked me. I want a refund :/
(not on the money, on the experience!)

Kittenna

Yeah… didn’t taste good to me today either. But the piece of soggy mango was tasty :D

Indigobloom

oh I didn’t get one of those!! but there was what I assumed is an orange peel. I made that mistake… so bitter >.<

Kittenna

Ahahaha, I have also attempted to eat steeped orange peel. Bleech!

My bag had a few pieces of mango or papaya or something in it. There’s a big one left. Debating whether to just eat it.

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Kittenna

Yeah… didn’t taste good to me today either. But the piece of soggy mango was tasty :D

Indigobloom

oh I didn’t get one of those!! but there was what I assumed is an orange peel. I made that mistake… so bitter >.<

Kittenna

Ahahaha, I have also attempted to eat steeped orange peel. Bleech!

My bag had a few pieces of mango or papaya or something in it. There’s a big one left. Debating whether to just eat it.

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Let’s see… I’m a tea and workout fanatic, I work in HR, and most of my friends consider me to be an egg. White on the outside, Asian on the inside :)
-from philosophy to food, I love it all
Otherwise, what you see is what you get! I can be very straightforward and yet shy.

Also, I’ve started taking tea sommelier classes and it is an absolute blast! Well, so far I’ve only finished the first out of eight courses, but I am really looking forward to the next one.

Anyhow, if your curious as to how I rate things, this is how I work…

0-25
Like eating dirt, or some other unsanitary indelicacy that mentioning in my profile here would likely get me banned.
I don’t think I’ve found cause to banish a tea to the wasteland yet though so who knows what it’d inspire ;P

25-50
You know that expression “Don’t throw the baby out with the bathwater”? I imagine drinking that water would be terrible enough to warrant this rating!
I’d never make my enemy drink this, but perhaps I’d throw it at them. Good thing I don’t have any enemies!

50-70
This is “tea”?? I tried finishing the cup… but my body rejected it. There may be others who enjoy this tea, but it’s beyond me!

70-80
I tried liking it, and I can almost get there! I certainly don’t hate it, but something is holding me back. Allergies? Men in white suits? who knows… certainly not me!

80-90
Lovely tea! Not my all time fave but close. I likely wouldn’t repurchase, but may decide to based on many factors: price, accessibility, whether it fills a “tea gap”, medicinal applications, and how often I crave it.
Every once in awhile I find the sweet spot that bumps these up to 90+. Those are the days I need to buy a lotto ticket!

90-95
Sweet Camellia! this is realllly good tea! Don’t talk to me until I’ve finished my cup…

95-100
Tea of the gods. I would do anything to get my hands on more of this liquid gold!

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