941 Tasting Notes

So I went to have a mug of this when I was writing last night, but a full teaspoon in a 500ml mug didn’t yield much flavour at all. Then I saw that I’ve had this one for around three years… perhaps time to turf the last of it. Oops.

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drank Love Tea #7 by DAVIDsTEA
941 tasting notes

Warm, milky mug for bedtime, last leaves into a cold brew overnight for writing day tomorrow! Nailed it. There goes another one. IT’S ALL HAPPENING, FOLKS

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drank Citrus Punch by T2
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This morning I made up an overnight cold brew of this blend and subsequently threw out the rest because it reminds me of my ex boyfriend and I don’t even really like it (I got a box for free in a promo maybe around this time last year but I’m much better at throwing things away these days). We’ll see how the cold brew goes.

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95
drank Go Go Goa by T2
941 tasting notes

Some of this dreamboat for breakfast/lunch while completing day two of NaNoWriMo! I’m almost out but I don’t think I’m ready to accept being out of this so I’ll restock it next week at the T2 Tea Society event (where I’ll get 15% off, yes thanks).

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85
drank Smarty Pants by T2
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Ok Smarty Pants, I’m doing NaNoWriMo this month so it’s you and me till you run out. (Making good choices!)

Preparation
1 tsp 17 OZ / 500 ML

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75
drank Whispering Woods by T2
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Definitely happy with this blend now I’ve worked out how to drink it! About half a tsp of sugar to a standard cup adds just a nice amount of sweetness.

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drank White White Cocoa by T2
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Knocking teas down, one by one. Close to finishing this bad boy off now, too! I can barely believe it!

I’m not as in love with this blend as I used to be. I don’t know what’s happened. I threw in a sprinkle of sugar for a dessert tea tonight and it picked up the sweeter notes but I’ve lost the creaminess…

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90
drank Ayurvedic Passion by T2
941 tasting notes

I finished this the other night and I won’t lie, I miss it already. A beautiful mix of flavours, and before T2 were messing with added flavours too much too.

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90
drank Ayurvedic Passion by T2
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When your pep’s on the downlow, drink some tea.

Scheherazade

Sound advice :)

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95
drank Go Go Goa by T2
941 tasting notes

Still so good. Woke up too early this morning so made myself a mug and crawled back into bed with it.

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Translating my ratings, at a glance:

100 — CRITICAL OBSESSION LEVEL REACHED; CAN YOU MARRY TEA!?
95 — this must always be in my pantry. forever.
90 — excellent! you need to try this tea!
85 — very good! you should try this tea!
80-70 — I enjoyed this and will happily drink it again.
65-50 — Fine. Unremarkable.
45-35 — this wasn’t the worst drink ever but I was disappointed; it didn’t live up to my expectations at all.
30-0 — I didn’t enjoy this tea and that makes me sad.

MY TEASTORY:

Grandad got me started young, white (a LOT of white) Irish breakfast with two.

I never strayed far from that until the world of T2 Tea came to Brisbane some years ago, and now I don’t know what I’d do without a pantry full of tea options.

These days I prefer to drink my teas straight without sweetener (though I appreciate some black variations shine better with milk and/or a dash of honey/sugar). I also love a speedy iced tea (hot brewed then poured over ice), and my latest obsession is cold brewing (which doesn’t make a lot of sense, as Australia is headed into winter and I live in the coldest corner of the country, but oh well).

I’d love to make a bunch of tea friends on here, especially those who can talk Aussie teas with me. I’ve recently come back from a jaunt to North America and it was a real hoot to hit up DAVIDsTEA after reading so many reviews! I wish I’d had the chance to get to more stores… but I’m happy with what I got back past customs. See those teas and my local jams in my reviews.

I LOVE:
+ black teas
+ white teas
+ oolongs
+ flavoured versions of all three of the above
+ herbal infusions and fruit tisanes

NOT A FAN:
+ most green teas
+ LICORICE ROOT (my sworn enemy) and aniseed flavours

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Hobart, Australia

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http://tasmemia.com

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