Thank you for sharing Scheherazade but this is not for me. It tasted like perfume. Blech. 156.
“Thank you for sharing *Scheherazade* but this is not for me. It tasted like perfume. Blech. 156.” Read full tasting note
“I've been drinking a lot of light, refreshing teas over the last few days, largely because it's been so hot. In an office with over 60 people and computers, it's pretty unbearable at times. That's...” Read full tasting note
“I found this taste a little bland, though it was lovely and delicate.” Read full tasting note
“I've really enjoyed this tea. This is my 5th cup. It's a subtle tea, as most whites are. The ginger is very faint and comes out with the finish. I wouldn't say there is citrus, s the description...” Read full tasting note
Our White Lotus white tea blends smooth, delicate white tea leaves with zesty notes of ginger and nuances of citrusy lemon myrtle for a refreshing infusion. This Chinese white tea delivers a healthy infusion rich in antioxidants and is low in caffeine.
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I’ve been drinking a lot of light, refreshing teas over the last few days, largely because it’s been so hot. In an office with over 60 people and computers, it’s pretty unbearable at times. That’s one reason why I picked this one out to try — we’ve also been crazy busy, and a teabag is faster and more convenient when I’m desperate for a drink but also in a hurry to get back to my desk.
I allowed the water to cool to around 180 before adding the bag. Dry, there isn’t a great deal of scent. I gave it 2 minutes 30, which is my fallback standard for white teas. Brewed, this is a mild and delicate tea. I can definitely detect notes of ginger, but there’s also the tiniest hint of lemon lurking in the background. The white tea adds a slightly floral edge. It’s an overwhelmingly clean taste, and very, very refreshing. Easy to drink quickly! I imagine it would be good cold, although I don’t have enough left to try that, sadly. This is one of the few mighty leaf blends I would consider repurchasing, particularly for the summer months.
I’ve really enjoyed this tea. This is my 5th cup. It’s a subtle tea, as most whites are. The ginger is very faint and comes out with the finish. I wouldn’t say there is citrus, s the description suggests. Just white tea with a hint of ginger. I could even go for more ginger. If you tend to shy away from ginger infused teas, this may be a good starting point. I suspect this would be nice iced, as well.