Amount: 2 heaping tsp, entire sample
Water: 750ml 212°F filtered water
Tool: Breville One-Touch Tea Maker BTM800XL (Black, Medium)
Steep Time: a little over 2 minutes
Dry Leaf Smell: Coco
Steeped Tea Smell: black tea, sweet
Flavor: smooth, sweet, a bit astringent, a bit bitter, black tea
Aftertaste: something sweet
Liquor: translucent dark orange brown
I received this a part of a sampler. See my company review here.
Post-Steep Additives: German rock sugar, didn’t change the tea much
This tea is a good medium black, but nothing unique pulls it out as a “must-buy” or “wow” drink.