It really does smell like carrot cake. The flavour is a bit more mild, but I can taste some carrot cake.
“Hm. After a good scrub, my teas are still tasting weak to me. Perhaps I'm coming down with something - again? Geesh. This is tasting thin and less lovely than normal, although I am getting more...” Read full tasting note
“Thank you *Dexter3657* for sending this my way. I was very excited when it arrived but I grew a bit hesitant after stevia overload in Candy Cane and the heavy rooibos-y flavor of Red Velvet...” Read full tasting note
“I have tried a couple of different carrot cake teas/tisanes, and I think that this one might be my favorite. This one definitely has a carrot cake kind of thing going on. I don't know that I'm...” Read full tasting note
“So yummy! This blend does justice to its namesake-- it really does taste like carrot cake! The dominant flavors are carrot and cinnamon with a creamy finish. The green rooibos gives the blend a bit...” Read full tasting note
The latest addition to our popular dessert teas are these cupcake teas! Available in Red Velvet Cupcake, Carrot Cake Cupcake and Strawberry Cupcake.
I love carrot cake, whether it’s in a loaf or in cupcake form. What I don’t like is that “some” people always feel the need to add raisins to what is already perfection. Don’t mess with success people! And what I do like about this rooibos tea version, is that you get all that lovely carrot cake goodness with none of the calories (and no wrinkled little grapes!). The dry leaf has a delicate aroma of carrot cake spices. The brewed cup is full flavored and fabulous with the smell of just baked carrot cake.
Ingredients: Organic green rooibos, papaya pieces, organic cinnamon chips, safflowers, and flavoring.
Brew tea at 212º – steep for 5 minutes.
Caffeine Free. Certified Kosher
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OK admitting that I really neglected to pay attention to steeping parameters. This might have steeped for 15 minutes or more. OOOOoooops. I’m blaming the cat – somehow this must have been the cats fault.
Not sure that this is carrot cake, but it does have some of those spices. What I am getting though is the icing – cream cheese icing. Yep spice and icing – and I like it. All the other cheesecake teas, or cake teas – I never really get the “tang” of the cheese cake – this one really has it. Fun little tea, not sure I need to keep it in my cupboard, but was a nice experience.