Amount: 2 tsp (plastic lunch spoon)
Water: ~12 ounces hot spigot water
Tool: kati loose tea system
Steep Time: a little over 3 minutes (using Steep.It)
Dry Leaf Smell: sweet toffee
Steeped Tea Smell: black tea, toffee
Flavor: astringent, bitter, black tea
Aftertaste: toffee, astringent, bitter
Liquor: dark orange-brown
I won these teas in a contest that was run by Dan on Steepster that was great fun, and got me tea prizes! Dan will be running the contest monthly, so keep an eye out!
I am playing a game with the samples. This was a roll of “1” for morning (black) teas.
Post-Steep Additives: 1 packet of white sugar
sweeter, less bitter, more toffee in the sip and after
Resteep: 3 min, 12 ounces, 2 packets of sugar
Meh, I don’t love it, I don’t hate it