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Dokudami

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Herbal Oolong Blend
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Edit tea info Last updated by Jason
Average preparation
200 °F / 93 °C 3 min, 30 sec

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From Maeda-en

People tend to steer away from Houttuynia, which is called “Fishy Smelling Herb” in Chinese. Not ours!
Maeda-en’s Houttuynia based 6-herb blend tea is equally refreshing as it is delicious: Houttuynia cordata, Pearl Barley, Semen cassiatorea, Chapanpsao, Soy bean and Oolong blend into a well balanced, malty, nutty, and toasty harmony.
This tea comes in a convenient brewing bag for home brewing.

About Maeda-en View company

Maeda-En has been in business for the last 25 years as an importer, manufacturer and wholesaler of green tea & green tea desserts. Our Japanese grown, fresh quality green teas are shipped directly from our production factory in Japan to the states and then world-wide.

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I forgot to add this to my cupboard, but I just finished off the sample, so…mission accomplished?

This review is going to be totally lame, because it’s going to sound very similar to my soba-cha and mugi-cha tea logs. So, you know what? I’m just gonna cut out the middle-man:

soba-cha
- most of the sweetness
+ dark taste from mugi-cha
+ kinda…spicy? [peppery, maybe]
+ maybe a little nuttier
= dokudami.

I like it, but not as much as soba-cha or mugi-cha. So I guess it’s a good thing that my sample’s gone and I didn’t order it. Anyhow, it was interesting. And I’m writing this as I’m trying to listen to a podcast, which isn’t going over too well because I keep typing what they’re saying so I’m just gonna stop right now because if I keep going this isn’t going to make more sense.

Now I want soba-cha. Damn it.

Preparation
Boiling 4 min, 0 sec
LENA

soba-cha is at the top of my “to buy” list.

takgoti

DAG. I forgot you wanted this, too. I’ll send you an envelope!

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it’s okay, i can have my fried chicken sandwich… because i’ll have it with my dokudami-cha! #FAILlogic

Preparation
195 °F / 90 °C 4 min, 0 sec

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So easy to drink in any season or climate. Earthy taste without mustiness. Feels clean and refreshing, so much better than plain water!

Preparation
200 °F / 93 °C 2 min, 15 sec

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