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Yellow Label

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205 °F / 96 °C 3 min, 30 sec

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From Lipton

Like the sun, the taste of Lipton® Yellow Label® tea gives you a gentle lift, brightening your day. Full of the natural goodness of the finest hand plucked tea leaves, our premium black tea is appreciated around the world for its uniquely refreshing taste.

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It's Lipton,. They're pretty big.

29 Tasting Notes

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5 tasting notes

Crappiest black tea ever. It’s essentially water with a weak amount of caffeine. Not even adding cream could help this tea’s cause. Not a fan of Lipton black teas at all. The tea, once brewed, ends up being too watery and it’s not strong enough. Two negatives, which, in this case, does NOT make a positive. For shame Lipton, for shame. You shouldn’t be allowed to call yourself tea.

Wayne

I know it’s been a while since you posted this review, but are you sure the tea you tried was Lipton Yellow Label. It would say specifically on the box or on a little tag attached to the bag, the words “Yellow Label” – in the US where you are Lipton also has a tea called “Lipton Black Tea” which I’ve only heard negative reviews about (like this one) but it is not the same blend as “Yellow Label”, which is popular all over the world.

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66
13 tasting notes

Not thehighest quality tea in the world, but its cheap and it sure is tasty!

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 4 min, 30 sec

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80
269 tasting notes

Some mornings are for the fanciful, flavoured teas. Some are for the refined. Yet others are for the basics; the lowly black teas from the supermarket shelves that claim to be nothing more than “tea”. On some mornings, these are just right to be cups of comfort and “home”. This is one of those mornings.

Normally, I doctor up this sort of tea, but today I’m having it clear.

Actually, that wasn’t a bad decision. While not the peak of refinement by any means, the tea is approachable, mainly earthy, and thankfully clear of the floral tones I sometimes find in black teas, and of which I’m not personally a fan. (If you are, that’s great. I just don’t find it the best taste personally.) It’s on the mild side, yes, but I expected that and appreciated it all the more clear for that.

Overall, I don’t think it’s a bad little cuppa at all.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 45 sec

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4 tasting notes

not the one, if you like it strong.

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5 tasting notes

Ok, but far from great. Much prefer English or Irish Breakfast.
Used it for iced tea in the summer and was great, either sweet or not.

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5 tasting notes

i like the ones where you pull the two bits apart and it stops the teabag dripping? because i am messy like that.

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1 tasting notes

Regular tea, the one I drink on a daily basis.

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2 tasting notes

Basic traditional black tea

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30 tasting notes

I have the purple collectors tin at home Full of Lipton yellow
Label tea bags. A strong tea nice in the mornung with a splash of mnlk.

Preparation
5 min, 15 sec

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80
22 tasting notes

One of my favorite “get it everywhere” teas. It is always a must have at home, as its gentle flavour allows it to be enjoyed by many people.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 0 sec

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