I did not like this tea. It was too bitter to be a fruit tea. I know it had grapefruit, but I figured it would be sweeter since I tasted this in the store, and they usually put a ton of German rock sugar in their samples. This one was not for me.
“Finally - a Teavana tea that doesn't make me feel like I should pour it down the drain after the first couple of sips...this one definitely doesn't bring up any green tea flavours, but the...” Read full tasting note
“Being totally honest here. I got this from *Stephanie* two weeks ago. I can't bring myself to drink it. It lives on my kitchen counter and I always walk through, pick up the bag, and smell it. ...” Read full tasting note
“This tea is great hot, and absolutely heavenly iced.” Read full tasting note
“Another backlog (I'm sorrrrryyy) This tea intrigued me from the beginning, and once I smelled it I knew it was coming home with me. I'm glad it did. Teavana must be improving their teas because...” Read full tasting note
Perfect for celebrating the bright beauty of spring, this Xue Long green delight is lush and full with an amazing array of fruit and floral surprises. Strawberry, apple, sliced orange, and lemongrass are complemented with a squeeze of tart grapefruit flavor and then balanced to perfection with soft notes of marigold and hibiscus. Best over ice, this invigorating green tea infusion swirls sweet and tart together for a refreshing tea as unique as you.
Bold, bright flavors of pink grapefruit, balanced by sweet strawberries, apples, and lemongrass
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Definitely best iced IMO. And sweetened. Unless you are a big fan of that grapefruit pucker, then it should be perfect as is. I can’t say I taste any green tea, it’s really mild, either that or the fruit is just steam-rolling it. lol. It is quite refreshing though!
I was at the mall to go to the Apple Store since my phone is a jerk. I had like 20 min to spare so I went over to Teavana to get a cup of tea and surprise! new teas! The sales associates were trying to figure out what to do with the weird marshmallow one, and this sounded good so I smelled it…if you just go by smelling it, that’s not the way to go. Because it smells SO strongly of grapefruit.
I decided to get a cup of it iced to go drink while waiting for my appointment, just slightly sweetened. It was really good, almost like a fruit punch with a little green tea instead. The strawberry and orange were stronger than grapefruit…I drank it way too fast and ended up having to get some for home.
I didn’t even know it said it’s recommended iced. Given it turns hibiscus pink, that’s obviously the first ingredient so yeah. But it’s surprisingly not that tart. I did sweeten it but just a little.