BAD. Like…Dirty Dish Water with a hint of Hazelnut…cheap, fake hazelnut flavoring, that is…
“BAD. Like...Dirty Dish Water with a hint of Hazelnut...cheap, fake hazelnut flavoring, that is...” Read full tasting note
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“This tea is courtesy of the amazing *Missb*! Thank you! It smells rather good, but to be honest the chocolate flavour falls completely flat. It ends up tasting more like paper or...stale? Like...” Read full tasting note
“Tea of the evening..... This one is not so bad for bagged tea. It will never be among my favorites, but I like it for what it is....decaf dessert black tea that is missing that metally taste that...” Read full tasting note
Our Chocolate Hazelnut is a deliciously smooth and rich dessert tea. Chocolate, hazelnuts, vanilla, and premium black tea combine to create a fascinating blend of flavors. Sugar and a splash of milk bring out the taste of the chocolate and hazelnuts. The black teas are naturally decaffeinated, so you can savor this tea any time of day.
Ingredients: Decaf black tea, natural flavor of chocolate, natural flavor of vanilla nut, natural flavor of hazelnut. Contains peanuts and hazelnuts.
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This tea is courtesy of the amazing Missb! Thank you!
It smells rather good, but to be honest the chocolate flavour falls completely flat. It ends up tasting more like paper or…stale? Like very stale chocolate? Kinda feels like I’m drinking a cardboard box. :( I’m getting a slight hint of sweet and nutty from a fake hazelnut flavour, but there’s very little depth to the tea overall. Mostly I just taste stale paper. Nope.
Tea of the evening…..
This one is not so bad for bagged tea. It will never be among my favorites, but I like it for what it is….decaf dessert black tea that is missing that metally taste that decaf teas sometimes have….
24 oz pot, 3 bags, freshly boiled water, 3 minutes. Lightly sweetened.
Meh. I can’t stand mild teas that come in tea bags unless they are those larger, triangular kinds. For some reason, I can taste the starch or glue or paper material. YUCK! The hint of chocolate and very very minimal hazelnut was all I could detect with the starch. I added sugar, which helped a tiny bit. I drank this one fast… really fast. Needless to say, I am not going to be purchasing this tea in the future. I am thankful for the sample though.
Chocolate! I want chocolate! I have come home with a hankering and a craving.
I’ve largely given up on Chocolate teas, but I have this, from my sisters 12 days of christmas present to me.
Ehhhh. Its a bit watery, even though I went to the upper end of the steep perameters (I did it for 5 minutes), and while there is a faint coco flavor, I cant say I’m getting any of the hazelnut.
As it cools I get the teensiest bit of hazelnut, but unfortunatly it seems bitter.
Well, it was nice to try, but I cant really get behind this.
The chocolate and hazelnut flavors are sweet, but don’t taste as natural or complex as Harney & Sons Florence (my only other choc/hazelnut reference). Then again this is a decaf tea, which sometimes makes a tea bit “flat.” It’s also a bagged tea, so a comparison to Florence is unfair on many levels, I know.
Tastes a bit bitter even though I used the midpoint for brewing time. I took a couple sips and immediately added a splash of half and half to try to smooth it out.
Overall, it’s ok but not great. Probably forgettable, but I was craving this flavor combo and decaf is the way to go this late. I probably shouldn’t even be drinking chocolate!